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Recent studies show that, as a group, Philosophy majors outperform many other majors and all government and prelaw majors on the Law School Admissions Test (LSAT).
MAJOR AREA OF STUDY
MEAN LSAT SCORE (PERCENTILE), 2002-07
NUMBER OF APPLICANTS
|Int'l Relations||157 (72.2)||1,536|
|Political Science||153 (56.8)||14,802|
|Criminal Justice||146 (29.4)||3.239|
(Source: Philip Handwerk, LSAC Data Services, Law Services Admission Council)