The 2005 Whitest Law School Report
and Other Law School Rankings Related
to Racial/Ethnic Diversity in Law School
Professor Vernellia R. Randall

Applalachian Law School
Chapter 8:  Whiteness and Isolation: The Law Schools
 

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Based on 2004 ABA/LSAC Information

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Appalachian School of Law
 

State: Virginia                                                 Region: Midsouth
Private School                                                US News: No US News Rank
Historically White Law School


Total Whiteness in Law School : 91.1%

 

National

Regional

State

Percent

Rank

Percent

Rank

Percent

Rank

LSAC Application (Whiteness)

67.6

17

69.5

39

69.2

26

Excess Whiteness

34.6

30.9

31.4

 

 

 

 

 


                                             The Isolation Factor
             for Traditionally Discriminated Racial/Ethnic Groups

African American

National

Regional

State

Total

Number:          13

Total

Percent:           3.7

Most Isolating - Rank: 52

Percent

Rank

Percent

Rank

Percent

Rank

LSAC Application Pool

10.6

50

17.2

18

12.5

21

Disparity Percentage

-65.1

-78.5

-70.4

American Indian / Native American

National

Regional

State

Total

Number:            4

Total

Percent:         1.10

Most Isolating - Rank: 110

Percent

Rank

Percent

Rank

Percent

Rank

LSAC Application Pool

0.78

146

0.59

155

0.46

171

Disparity Percentage

41.03

86.4

139.13

Asian American/ Pacific Islander

National

Regional

State

Total

Number:            8

Total

Percent:           2.3

Most Isolating - Rank: 37

Percent

Rank

Percent

Rank

Percent

Rank

LSAC Application Pool

8.1

37

5.9

37

8.4

8

Disparity Percentage

-71.6

-61.02

-72.62

Hispanic/Latino American

National

Regional

State

Total

Number:            7

Total

Percent:              2

Most Isolating - Rank: 41

Percent

Rank

Percent

Rank

Percent

Rank

LSAC Application Pool

7.92

41

3.09

72

3.74

30

Disparity Percentage

-74.8

-35.3

-46.5

 
 

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