Missouri Jurisdictions Change JurisdictionAlabamaAlaskaArizonaArkansasCaliforniaColoradoConnecticutDelawareDistrict of ColumbiaFloridaGeorgiaHawaiiIdahoIllinoisIndianaIowaKansasKentuckyLouisianaMaineMarylandMassachusettsMichiganMinnesotaMississippiMissouriMontanaNebraskaNevadaNew HampshireNew JerseyNew MexicoNew YorkNorth CarolinaNorth DakotaOhioOklahomaOregonPennsylvaniaRhode IslandSouth CarolinaSouth DakotaTennesseeTexasUtahVermontVirginiaWashingtonWest VirginiaWisconsinWyomingGuamNorthern Mariana IslandsPalauPuerto RicoVirgin Islands Missouri has announced that they intend to first administer the NextGen bar exam in July 2026. Visit https://www.ncbex.org/exams/nextgen to learn more about the new exam. Bar Admission Agency Missouri Board of Law Examiners P.O. Box 104236Jefferson City, MO 65110-4236 Phone: (573) 751-9814 Fax: (573) 751-5335 Visit Website Bar Exam Eligibility, Deadlines, and Fees ABA-Approved Law School J.D. Required No Details Foreign Law Graduate Eligibility Yes Details Bar Exam Application Filing Deadlines Details February 2024: First filing deadline Oct. 1 February 2024: Late filing deadline Nov. 1 / Dec. 1 July 2024: First filing deadline March 1 July 2024: Late filing deadline April 1 / May 1 Bar Exam Application Filing Fees Details UBE Adoption UBE Adoption Yes UBE First Administration Date February 2011 UBE Minimum Passing Score 260 UBE Jurisdiction-Specific Component Yes Details Bar Exam Components Multistate Bar Examination (MBE) Yes Accepts Transferred MBE Scores Yes Details Multistate Essay Examination (MEE) Yes Multistate Performance Test (MPT) Yes Jurisdiction-Drafted Exam No MPRE Requirements MPRE Required Yes MPRE Minimum Passing Score 80 MPRE Score Time Parameters Details Admission on Transferred UBE Score Admission on Transferred UBE Score Yes Effective Date February 2011 Minimum Score 260 Maximum Score Age 5 years Details Jurisdiction-Specific Component Yes Details Admission on Motion Rules Provide for Admission on Motion Yes Details Legal Education and Reciprocity Requirements Details Number of Years of Practice Required 5 of past 10 Character & Fitness Investigations This jurisdiction does not use NCBE's character and fitness services; please contact Missouri for filing instructions.