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November 2022 MPRE scores will be removed from NCBE Account File Cabinets after March 29.
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NCBE Statement on SCOTUS Decisions and the Bar Exam
Dec 21, 2022
NCBE Releases National Mean for November 2022 MPRE
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Sep 13, 2022
National Mean of 140.3 for July 2022 MBE
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MPRE Registration to Open Earlier for 2023 and Future Administrations
MEE Test Dates
July 25, 2023
MPT Test Dates
July 25, 2023
MBE Test Dates
July 26, 2023
MPRE Test Dates
Test Administration: March 28 or 29, 2023
Registration Deadline: January 26, 2023
Test Administration: August 9 or 10, 2023
Registration Deadline: June 8, 2023
Test Administration: November 2 or 3, 2023
Registration Deadline: September 12, 2023
November MPRE Scores: November 2022 MPRE scores will be removed from NCBE Account File Cabinets after March 29.
Developed and scored by NCBE, the MPRE is a two-hour, 60-question multiple-choice examination covering established standards related to a lawyer's professional conduct. The MPRE is administered by NCBE and required for admission by most jurisdictions.
Coordinated by NCBE, the UBE is composed of the MEE, MPT, and MBE and results in a portable score that can be transferred to other UBE jurisdictions. The UBE is administered and graded by user jurisdictions.
Developed and scored by NCBE, the MBE is a six-hour, 200-question multiple-choice examination covering seven substantive areas of law. The MBE is administered by user jurisdictions as part of the bar examination.
Developed by NCBE, the MEE consists of six 30-minute essay questions covering up to 12 areas of substantive law. The particular areas covered vary from exam to exam. The MEE is administered and graded by user jurisdictions as part of the bar examination.
Developed by NCBE, the MPT consists of two 90-minute tasks designed to test fundamental lawyering skills in a realistic situation. It is not a test of substantive knowledge. The MPT is administered and graded by user jurisdictions as part of the bar examination.