The pass rate for first-time takers of the new jersey bar examination in february 2014 was 66% for july 2014 it was 78% the essay portion is combined with the mpt score and then scaled to the mbe next, both scores are weighted and combined for july 2014 it was 75% now that you are familiar with the bar exam requirements for various.
The written portion of the exam is administered on the first day of the new jersey bar exam the written portion of the bar exam consists of the multistate performance test (“mpt”) and the multistate essay exam (“mee”. Bar exam passing standards passing standards: by order of the supreme court of pennsylvania, a successful applicant for admission to the bar of the commonwealth of pennsylvania, in addition to the other examination requirements approved by prior orders of the court that are not superseded hereby, must attain a scaled score of 272 on the combined scores of the pt, essay examination and mbe.
Grading new jersey bar exam weight mee 30% mpt 20% mbe 50% grading procedure the new jersey bar exam is grades using scaled scores passing score the minimum passing score is a combined average score of 266. July 26, 2016, 11:11 am edt law360, new york (july 26, 2016, 11:11 am edt) -- over the last five years, a standardized version of the bar exam has been adopted in 22 jurisdictions across the country.
Barmax's uniform bar exam review course offers comprehensive prep for the new jersey bar exam no more than 36 months prior to submitting a completed application to new jersey the score must meet or exceed new jersey's cut score of 266 in order to be accepted. Would those of you who have taken (passed or failed) nj bar exam care to share your experience with the nj essay grading it would be helpful to know what you scored on the mbe and the essays i recently found out that i scored a 133 on the mbe and would like to guess the possibility of me passing nj.
Barmax's uniform bar exam review course offers comprehensive prep for the new jersey bar exam our bar exam review courses have everything you need to pass the bar exam from our mobile app to our free bar prep material, get the tools to pass your mbe the score must meet or exceed new jersey's cut score of 266 in order to be accepted. Nj bar results waiting area (selflawschool) submitted 2 years ago by res_ipsa_loquitor esq 31 comments (fail) is 115 which means i would need to score a scaled 157 on the nj essays for autopass and im guessing 152-153 to trigger a regrade how hard is it to hit those point levels the nj bar examiners' website was down this morning. Testing the ube: portable but inaccurate bar exam scores on the written would do better by taking the bar in february, when her essay score would be even higher because of the comparative.
Would those of you who have taken (passed or failed) nj bar exam care to share your experience with the nj essay grading it would be helpful to know. Bar admission information for new jersey skip to main content national conference of bar examiners menu about ncbe ncbe exams the website supersedes the guide where the two differ (website jurisdiction information last updated aug 15, 2018) bar exam eligibility, deadlines, and fees exam score services ncbe study aids store. Bar exam requirements august 23, 2018 / in bar exam info / by bryce welker updated: september 10, the pass rate for first-time takers of the new jersey bar examination in february 2014 was 66% for july 2014 it was 78% the essay portion is combined with the mpt score and then scaled to the mbe next, both scores are weighted and combined.
New jersey since jurisdiction rules and policies change, you are strongly advised to consult the jurisdiction's bar admission agency directly for the most current information the information provided on this page is drawn from the comprehensive guide to bar admission requirements (guide.