Oklahoma Bar Exam Info
Oklahoma Bar Exam Information
Stetson Law School
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Oklahoma Bar Exam Format
The Oklahoma Bar Exam is administered over two days.
The written portion of the exam is administered on the first day of the Oklahoma bar exam. The written portion of the bar exam consists of the 16 Oklahoma essay questions. You will have two, two-hour sessions to answer four Oklahoma essay questions each. You will have two, two-hour sessions to answer four Oklahoma essay questions each.
The Multistate Bar Exam (“MBE”) is administered on the second day of the Oklahoma bar exam. The MBE is a multiple-choice test containing 200 questions. The MBE is split into a morning and afternoon session. Each session consists of 100 questions. You have three hours to complete each session.
- July 28-29, 2020 (Subject to Postponement)
- February 23-24, 2021
- July 27-28, 2021
- February 25-26, 2022
Oklahoma Bar Admissions
Oklahoma Bar Center
1901 N. Lincoln Blvd.
P.O. Box 53036
Oklahoma City, OK 73152-3036
Oklahoma MPRE Score Requirement
Oklahoma requires bar exam applicants to pass the Multistate Professional Responsibility Exam (“MPRE”). You must score 75 or higher on the MPRE in order to pass in Oklahoma.
Scoring/Grading and Results
The Oklahoma total passing score is 2,400 points. The Oklahoma Board of Bar Examiners combines the scores on the Multistate Bar Exam (“MBE”) and the essays. Although an examinee need not attain a minimum score on either portion to pass, an examinee must score at least 75% on the essay subject of Oklahoma Rules of Professional Conduct. A passing score is 75% overall. For the Oklahoma essays, 1,200 points is considered passing. An MBE scaled score of 135 equals 1,200 points. Oklahoma makes bar exam results available approximately seven weeks after the exam.
Oklahoma has reciprocity and/or admission on motion or admission without examination with specified jurisdictions of the United States. Some of Oklahoma’s requirements for admission on motion include that the applicant:
- be admitted to practice and in good standing on active status in a reciprocal state;
- be engaged in the practice of law for a least five of past the seven years in a reciprocal state; and
- have graduated from an American Bar Association-approved law school.
Oklahoma Bar Exam Subjects
Oklahoma Essay Subjects
Thomas Cooley Law School
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Oklahoma Bar Exam Statewide Pass Rates