Purdue Global Law School is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (HLC). For more information, visit their website at hlcommission.org. Use the links under “Contact Us” to reach the Commission.
Purdue Global Law School is authorized to operate as a degree-granting institution in the state of California and is accredited by the Committee of Bar Examiners of the State Bar of California:
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San Francisco, CA 94105
Purdue Global Law School’s degree-granting authority in connection with its students qualifying to take the California Bar Examination and obtaining admission to the practice of law in California (Juris Doctor Program) is based on its accreditation by the Committee of Bar Examiners of the State Bar of California.
If study is completed in conformance with Title IV, Division 1 of the Rules of the State Bar of California (Admission Rules) and all other requirements are met, graduates of the Juris Doctor program are eligible to sit for the California Bar Examination and obtain admission to practice law in California.
For additional state approval information, refer to the Accreditation, Approvals, and Memberships section.
American Bar Association Approval
Purdue Global Law School is not on the list of schools approved by the American Bar Association (ABA). The ABA will not currently approve a JD program from a law school that is fully online. The ABA does not formally approve any program other than the first degree in law (JD).