Topic: CABar

Is The California Bar Exam Harder?
posted on in CABar by BarProse

It depends.

Are we asking about overall performance (pass rate) or the amount of work required to achieve a passing score?

Is the pass rate of the California bar exam lower? No.
Is more work required to pass the bar? Yes.

Historical Passage Rates

The pass rate on the 2016 July examination was undoubtedly low. Many have commented on the recent low performance o...

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Key Dates For The 2017 California Bar Exam
posted on in CABar by BarProse

February 2017

Test Dates: February 21, 22 & 23, 2017 (Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday)
Results Released: May 12, 2017 at 6:00pm PST

Additional Dates
Laptop Certification Deadline: February 17, 2017
Laptop Exam Answer File Upload Deadline: February 24, 2017 – noon
Extended Time TA Applicants Exam Answer File Upload Deadline:...read more

California Bar Exam Subjects
posted on in CABar by BarProse

Taking the bar for the first time? Need a refresher of the study topics? BarProse has you covered.

The MBE subjects are those that appear on the multiple choice and essay portions of the CA Bar, while the California specific subjects appear only on the essay portion.

MBE subjects

  • Constitutional law
  • Contracts
  • Criminal Law and Procedure
  • Federal Civil Procedure
  • ...
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