Rankings

02 Sep 2020

Times Higher Education Top 50 Universities in the World 2021

Note: Spivey Consulting Group does not endorse these rankings, and we have posted extensively about the value rankings do and do not have in the past (some examples here [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4pkSzwWExzQ], here [https://spiveyconsulting.ghost.io/five-u-s-news-rankings-failures/], and here [https://spiveyconsulting.ghost.io/usnwr-rankings-explaining-some-of-the-change-inflation-and-the-mechanics-of-frustration/] ). For personalized law school rankings based on your own preferences and

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12 Jun 2020

GRE vs. LSAT in the rankings

Despite being a few years into those scores factoring into the methodology, there remains a great deal of confusion about how exactly GRE scores stack up to LSAT scores when calculating law school rankings.

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17 Mar 2020

2021 USNWR Law School Rankings: This Year vs. Last Year

Plus/minuses for this year's law school rankings vs. last.

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10 Mar 2020

USNWR Rankings: Explaining Some of the Change, Inflation, & the Mechanics of Frustration

By now all law schools have their new, 2021 U.S. News and World Report rankings, and as always, reactions will be mixed.

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25 Feb 2020

Understanding the U.S. News & World Report Rankings: Basics and Common Misconceptions

The U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges Rankings methodology is simultaneously clear and cloudy.

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13 Dec 2019

Statement on USNWR Law School Rankings

For the past 7 years, we have been fortunate to have received a copy of the law school rankings before they have been released, and we have provided that copy to the public.

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13 Oct 2019

The Over-Estimated Impact of Median LSAT Change on USNWR Rankings

It's that time of year again—when schools report their incoming class profiles.

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09 Sep 2019

2020 US News Undergraduate Rankings

U.S. News & World Report has released their 2020 Undergraduate Rankings. Below we've charted the change in each of the 2020 top fifty universities ranking from last year!

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03 Sep 2019

Mike Spivey's My Rank Top 50 Law Schools

As many of you know, we have spent the past several months developing a tool for prospective law school applicants to create their own customized law school rankings.

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13 Aug 2019

About the USNWR Peer & Lawyer/Judge Scores

These scores should be thought of as not leading the rankings but being led by the rankings.

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