UBE Scores Earned and Transferred 

Number of UBE Scores Earned by Year

Graph showing number of UBE scores earned per year. 2011: 1,453; 2012: 4,105; 2013: 6,071; 2014: 7,641; 2015: 7,537; 2016: 19,120; 2017: 26,897; 2018: 28,292

101,116 UBE scores earned as of January 1, 201913,480 UBE scores transferred as of January 1, 2019

The Uniform Bar Examination results in a portable score that can be used to apply for admission in other UBE jurisdictions.

November 2018 MPRE

20,580 November 2018 MPRE Examinees

Number of MPRE Examinees 2014–2018

2014: March=22,957; August=17,699; November=19,888 2015: March 23,160; August=16,800; November=19,601 2016: March=19,823; August=16,480; November=19,821 2017: March=20,260; August=17,326; November=20,798 2018: March=20,346; August=16,651; November=20,580

August 2018 MPRE Mean Score 95.5

MPRE Mean Score 2014–2018

Line graph data. 2014: March 93.1, August 93.1, November 94.5; 2015: March 94.6, August 92.9, November 97.3; 2016: March 93.5, August 92.0, November 93.5; 2017: March 92.7, August 93.7, November 94.1; 2018: March 94.7, August 93.0, November 95.5

MPRE Standard Deviations
  March August November
2014 16.4 17.0 16.4
2015 17.4 16.9 17.5
2016 17.6 17.7 17.3
2017 17.1 18.0 17.4
2018 17.9 17.8 18.2

MPRE scores are reported on a scale ranging from 50 to 150. The values reflect valid scores available electronically as of 1/11/19 on both standard and alternative forms of the MPRE.

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