The national Multistate Professional Responsibility Examination (MPRE) mean scaled score for October 2020 was 98.8, an increase of nearly two points from the November 2019 mean of 97.0. 16,607 examinees sat for the MPRE in October 2020, about 25% fewer compared to the 22,165 examinees who took the exam in November 2019. MPRE scores have been released to jurisdictions and examinees.

A chart showing MPRE mean scores 2016-2020. In March 2016-2020 the mean score was 93.5, 92.7, 94.7, 93.8, and 95.8. In August 2016-2020 the mean score was 92.0, 93.7, 93.0, 93.4, and 98.6. In November/October 2016-2020 the mean score was 93.5, 94.1, 95.5, 97.0, and 98.8. The August 2020 mean score includes the following note: Comparability to prior results may be limited due to the lower examinee count in August and October 2020.A chart showing the number of MPRE examinees 2016-2020. In March 2016-2020 there were 19,823; 20,260; 20,346; 19,138; and 17,000 examinees. In August 2016-2020 there were 16,480; 17,326; 16,651; 17,066; and 12,688 examinees. In November/October 2016-2020 there were 19,821; 20,798; 20,580; 22,165; and 16,607 examinees.

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