Publication ranks LSU Law Center for value

LSU’s Paul M. Hebert Law Center was ranked the No. 3 “Best Value Law School” in the country by the National Jurist, a legal education publication.

The rankings factor in tuition, bar passage rates, debt accumulation and employment access.

“This is the second straight year in which LSU has been named one of the top three law schools in the nation for value,” LSU Law School Chancellor Jack Weiss said.

“All law school rankings are far from perfect, but this one provides a strong sign once again that LSU Law is providing an excellent legal education at a reasonable cost.”

The Law Center also ranked third in 2012, up three spots from is previous ranking at No. 6.