List of Law Schools in Texas
Baylor University Sheila & Walter Umphrey Law Center
Joint degrees awarded: J.D./M.P.P.A.; J.D./M.B.A.; J.D./M.Tax
Student activities: Students find a stimulating variety of
enjoyable Student activities: and organizations at Baylor Law School.
Baylor hosts two intrascholastic Moot Court and two Mock Trial
competitions and one intrascholastic Client Counseling competition
each year. Students can join a variety of student organizations.
Please see http://law.baylor.edu/CurrentStudents/CS_studentOrgs.html
College of Law
Joint degrees awarded: J.D./M.B.A.
Student activities: In addition to the South Texas Law Review,
students have the opportunity to participate in the Currents
International Trade Law Journal, Texas Business Law Journal,
Corporate Counsel Review, and Construction Law Journal. Students may
also become members of a wide range of active student organizations,
and the Board of Advocates sponsors our award winning moot court and
mock trial program.
Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law
Joint degrees awarded: J.D./M.B.A.
Student activities: Law Review; Journal of Air Law and Commerce;
The International Lawyer (published by the ABA Section of
International Law); Law and Business Review of the Americas; and SMU
Science and Technology Law Review (published by the State Bar of
Texas). Students may participate in the SBA, approximately 20
student organizations, and a wide variety of regional and national
Mary's University School of Law
Joint degrees awarded: J.D./M.B.A.; J.D./M.A International
Relations ; J.D./M.P.A.; J.D./M.A. Theology; J.D./M.A. Communication
Studies; J.D./M.A. Economics; J.D./M.S. Computer Information Systems
Student activities: See the School of Law's website at
Texas Southern University Thurgood Marshall School of Law
Joint degrees awarded: M.P.A.; M.B.A.
Student activities: The law school provides students the
opportunity to participate in several extracurricular activities
that provide for a well-balanced and exciting educational
experience. The Thurgood Marshall Law Review, The James M. Douglas
Board of Advocates (moot court and mock trial organization), and
over 20 active student organizations are registered on campus.
Tech University School of Law
Joint degrees awarded: J.D./M.B.A.; J.D./M.P.A.; J.D./M.S.
Taxation; J.D./M.S. Agr. & Applied Economics; J.D./M.S.
Environmental Toxicology; J.D./M.S. Personal Financial Planning;
J.D./M.S. Biotechnology; J.D./M.S. C.S./H./S.S./E.
Student activities: Texas Tech Law Review publishes articles re:
various state, national, and international legal issues. Texas Tech
Administrative Law Journal;The Texas Bank Lawyer is published as a
cooperative effort of The Texas Association of Bank Counsel and the
Law School; and The Estate Planning and Community Property Law
Journal. Please see: http://www.law.ttu.edu
Texas Wesleyan University School of Law
Joint degrees awarded: N/A
Student activities: Law Review, Moot Court, Mock Trial, ACLU,
Energy, Health, Federalist Society, Gay-Straight Alliance, Innocence
Project, IP-E Commerce, Order of Barristers, Sports & Entertainment
Law, Wesleyan Law Fellowship, numerous law fraternities, Black,
Hispanic, Women's, Christian, Jewish, APILSA, Law Professional
Associations with local, state, and national bars, and many others.
of Houston Law Center
Joint degrees awarded: J.D./M.B.A.; J.D./M.P.H.; J.D./Ph.D.
Criminal Justice; J.D./M.A. History; J.D./M.S.W.; J.D./Ph.D. Medical
Student activities: Student-run journals: Environmental & Energy
Law & Policy Journal; Houston Business and Tax Law Journal; Houston
Journal of Health Law & Policy; Houston Journal of International
Law; Houston Law Review; and Journal of Consumer & Commercial Law.
Students learn first-hand in clinical settings, and we administer a
robust judicial clerkship and externship program. 30+ student groups
University of Texas--Austin School of Law
Joint degrees awarded: J.D./M.B.A.; J.D./M.P.A.; J.D./M.A.; J.D./M.S.C.R.P.;
Student activities: UT Law has twelve student edited law journals
and over forty student organizations. The Society Program provides
social and public service activities for students. Mentor groups,
headed by upper-class students, advise first-year students. The
Board of Advocates sponsors intramural advocacy competitions. Recent
teams have won national and regional competitions.