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End-of-Year Summary: ABA (Applicants, Applications, Admissions), LSATs, CAS

Oct 24, 2013, 11:39 AM

End-of-Year Summary: ABA (Applicants, Applications & Admissions), LSATs, Credential Assembly Service

The following data include deferrals. Deferrals are defined as “applicants admitted for a prior term who were granted a postponed enrollment to the current term.”

Volumes are rounded to the nearest hundred.

ABA Volume Summary

Fall
2006
Fall
2007
Fall
2008
Fall
2009
Fall
2010
Fall
2011
Fall
2012
Fall
2013
Fall
2014
Fall
2015
ABA Applicants
Final End-of-Year 88,700 84,000 83,400 86,600 87,900 78,500 67,900 59,400 55,700 54,500
% change from prior year -7.4% -5.2% -0.8% 3.8% 1.5% -10.7% -13.5% -12.4% -6.3% -2.2%
ABA Admitted Applicants
Final End-of-Year 56,000 55,500 55,500 58,400 60,400 55,800 50,600 45,700 43,500 42,300
% change from prior year -0.2% -0.9% 0.0% 5.1% 3.5% -7.7% -9.2% -9.8% -4.9% -2.7%
ABA Applications
Final End-of-Year 530,400 517,100 532,600 565,700 604,300 535,500 469,600 385,800 355,100 340,300
% change from prior year -3.3% -2.5% 3.0% 6.2% 6.8% -11.4% -12.3% -17.8% -8.0% -4.2%
Fall
2000
Fall
2001
Fall
2002
Fall
2003
Fall
2004
Fall
2005
ABA Applicants
Final End-of-Year 74,600 77,200 90,900 99,500 100,600 95,800
% change from prior year - 3.6% 17.6% 9.5% 1.1% -4.8%
ABA Admitted Applicants
Final End-of-Year 50,300 51,800 56,500 56,800 55,900 56,100
% change from prior year - 2.9% 9.1% 0.6% -1.6% 0.3%
ABA Applications
Final End-of-Year 334,800 358,000 449,200 526,600 555,400 548,400
% change from prior year - 6.9% 25.5% 17.2% 5.5% -1.3%

For more ABA data, including an enrollment summary, please visit ABA Statistics.

LSAC Volume Summary

2006
–2007
2007
–2008
2008
–2009
2009
–2010
2010
–2011
2011
–2012
2012
–2013
2013
–2014
2014
–2015
2015
–2016
LSATs Administered
End-of-Year 140,000 142,300 151,400 171,500 155,100 130,000 112,500 105,500 101,700 105,883
% change from prior year 1.9% 1.6% 6.4% 13.3% -9.6% -16.2% -13.4% -6.2% -3.6% 4.1%
Credential Assembly Service (CAS) Registrations
End-of-Year 78,300 78,200 80,600 87,900 70,000 62,000 53,900 51,600 50,300  
% change from prior year -3.2% -0.2% 3.1% 9.1% -20.4% -11.5% -13.0% -4.3% -2.4%  
2000
–2001
2001
–2002
2002
–2003*
2003
–2004
2004
–2005
2005
–2006
LSATs Administered
Final End-of-Year 109,000 134,300 148,000 147,600 145,300 137,400
% change from prior year 1.8% 23.1% 10.3% -0.3% -1.6% -5.4%
Credential Assembly Service (CAS) Registrations
Final End-of-Year 71,200 89,000 94,200 90,100 84,800 80,900
% change from prior year 3.4% 24.9% 5.8% -4.3% -5.8% -4.6%

* CAS, formerly known as LSDAS, changed to a five-year subscription beginning with 2002–2003.


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