Jan. 25, 2017 – The University of Houston Law Center was recently recognized as one of the top law schools in the country in salary-to-debt ratio by SoFi.com, a student loan finance company.
The Law Center was ranked No. 4, ahead of the University of Georgia School of Law, Harvard Law School, Stanford Law School, University of Illinois College of Law, University of Connecticut School of Law and the University of North Carolina School of Law. The top three programs were Brigham Young University Law School, the University of Texas School of Law and Yale Law School.
"It is always wonderful to be recognized," said University of Houston Law Center Dean Leonard M. Baynes, "especially for what we all know to be true: the University of Houston Law Center is an excellent law school with a world class faculty, which provides law students with a well-rounded and affordable legal education giving them opportunities as alumni to change the world through legal education."
The criterion according to SoFi is a law school that, "offers great value for your investment, with the highest average salary relative to average student debt."