2017 MBE Statistics

 

2017 MBE National Summary Statistics (Based on Scaled Scores)*

  February July 2017 Total
Number of Examinees 22,269 46,627 68,896
Mean Scaled Score 134.1 141.7 139.2
Standard Deviation 14.7 16.8 16.5
Maximum 187.9 190.3 190.3
Minimum 66.2 53.4 53.4
Median 133.9 142.6 139.6
* The values reflect valid scores available electronically as of 1/29/2018. 

2017 MBE National Score Distributions*

MBE Score Distributions

* The values reflect valid scores available electronically as of 1/29/2018
** These data represent scaled scores in increments of 5.  For example, the percentage reported for 135 includes examinees whose MBE scaled scores were between 130.5 and 135.4.   

 

 

  Percentage of Examinees
MBE Scaled Score** February 
(Mean = 134.1)
July 
(Mean = 141.7) 
85 0.0 0.0
90 0.2 0.1
95 0.3 0.3
100 0.7 0.6
105 1.4 0.9
110 2.9 1.7
115 4.4 3.2
120 8.1 3.8
125 9.7 6.4
130 13.6 8.1
135 13.3 9.9
140 12.8 11.1
145 11.6 10.0
150 7.8 11.6
155 6.4 9.5
160 3.3 9.6
165 1.8 6.3
170 1.2 4.1
175 0.5 1.8
180 0.1 0.8
185 0.1 0.2
190 0.0 0.0

MBE National Examinee Counts, 2008-2017*

MBE Examinee Counts 2008-2017

* The values reflect valid scores available electronically as of 1/29/2018.


  Number of Examinees
  February  July  Year Total
2008 20,822 50,011 70,833
2009 18,868 50,385 69,253
2010 19,504 50,114 69,618
2011 20,369 49,933 70,302
2012 20,695 52,337 73,032
2013 21,578 53,706 75,284
2014 22,083 51,005 73,088
2015 22,396 48,384 70,780
2016 23,324 46,518 69,842
2017 22,269 46,627 68,896

MBE National Mean Scaled Scores, 2008-2017*

MBE Scaled Scores 2008-2017

* The values reflect valid scores available electronically as of 1/29/2018.

  Mean Scaled Scores
  February  July  Year Total
2008 137.7 145.6 143.3
2009 135.7 144.5 142.1
2010 136.6 143.6 141.7
2011 138.6 143.8 142.3
2012 137.0 143.4 141.6
2013 138.0 144.3 142.5
2014 138.0 141.5 140.4
2015 136.2 139.9 138.7
2016 135.0 140.3 138.5
2017 134.1 141.7 139.2