Accreditation – San Diego Law School

San Diego Law School is name of the branch campus of San Francisco Law School, a California Accredited Law School.  San Francisco Law School has been accredited since 1937, when California accreditation began. 

San Diego Law School is a provisionally accredited campus of an accredited law school. As such the students at San Diego Law School are not required to take the First Year Law Students’ Examination. 

San Francisco Law School is a school of Alliant International University,  an institution accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) and is approved by the U.S. Department of Education for financial assistance for eligible students.

Students who graduate from San Francisco Law School and its branch campus, San Diego Law School, are eligible to practice law in the State of California upon passage of the California Bar Examination.

Study at, or graduation from, this law school may not qualify a student to take the bar examination or be admitted to practice law in jurisdictions other than California. A student who intends to seek admission to practice law outside of California should contact the admitting authority in that jurisdiction for information regarding its education and admission requirements.

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