Average LSAT Scores for 29 Majors w/ over 400 Students Taking the Exam
2003-04 Major Average score # students 1994-95 rank Major Average score # students 1991-92 rank  Major Average score # students
1 Physics/ Math 158.9 723 1 Physics/ Math 157.6 689 1 Physics/ Math 157.2 634
2 Philosophy/ Religion 157.4 2,410 2 Philosophy/ Religion 156 1,884 2 Philosophy/ Religion 155.9 1,547
3 Economics 156.6 4,163 3 Economics 155.3 2,916 3 Economics 155.7 4,157
4 Government/ Service 155.5 1,103 4 International Relations 155.1 1,546 4 Anthropology/ Geography 155.1 708
5 Engineering 155.4 3,110 5 Chemistry 154.5 893 5 International Relations 154.9 1,213
6 Anthropology/ Geography 155.2 1,557 6 Government/ Service 154.4 812 6 Engineering 154.7 2,536
7 International Relations 155.1 811 7 Anthropology/ Geography 154.1 898 7 Chemistry 154.7 601
8 History 155 4,716 8 History 154 5,819 8 Government/ Service 154.4 702
9 Computer Science 154.8 3,492 9 English 153.7 6,324 9 History 154.4 5,080
10 Chemistry 154.5 3,367 10 Biology 153.6 1,858 10 English 153.9 5,698
11 English 154.5 1,115 11 Other Social Science 153.2 2,609 11 Other Social Science 153.9 742
12 Biology 154.4 1,000 12 Engineering 152.7 2,656 12 Biology 153.5 1,519
13 Arts 150.9 4,337 13 Foreign Languages 152.5 2,002 13 Finance 153.1 2,756
14 Foreign Languages 154 2,534 14 Finance 152.2 2,009 14 Accounting 152.6 2,855
15 Finance 152.6 3,492 15 Computer Science 152.2 468 15 Foreign Languages 152.3 2,042
16 Political Science 152.1 2,232 16 Psychology 151.9 3,977 16 Computer Science 152.2 500
17 Psychology 152.1 15,023 17 Accounting 151.8 2,340 17 Psychology 152 3,522
18 Accounting 151.1 5,164 18 Political Science 151.6 15,388 18 Political Science 151.8 13,628
19 Sociology/Social work 151.1 1,447 19 Communication/ Arts 150.7 3,898 19 Communication/ Arts 150.8 3,909
20 Journalism/communication 150.9 4,281 20 Marketing/ Real Estate 150 1,826 20 Marketing/ Real Estate 150.4 2,245
21 Health Profession 150.4 2,615 21 Liberal Arts 149.8 1,148 21 Management 149.9 3,294
22 Marketing/ Real Estate 150.2 4,281 22 Management 149.4 2,735 22 Bus. Administration 149.6 2,454
23 Liberal Arts 149.9 1,120 23 Sociology/Social work 149.3 3,129 23 Liberal Arts 149.5 1,032
24 Management 149.7 2,068 24 Bus. Administration 148.6 2,111 24 Sociology/Social work 149.2 2,550
25 Bus. Administration 149.6 4,189 25 Health Profession 148.6 984 25 Education 148.7 815
26 Education 148.9 728 26 Education 148.2 823 26 Health Profession 148.5 1,105
27 No major given 148.1 8,197 27 No major given 147.6 5,289 27 Prelaw 147.9 712
28 Prelaw 147.4 856 28 Prelaw 147.3 1,076 28 Criminology 145.9 2,928
29 Criminology 145.1 4,123 29 Criminology 145.8 3,960 29 No major given 145.5 3,225
152.2 86,481 Weighted mean 151.6 82,067   151.9 75,620
Source for 2003-04 data: Nieswiadomy, Michael, "LSAT Scores of Economics Majors: The 2003-2004 Class Update," Journal of Economic Education (Spring 2006): 244-247.
Source for 1991-92 & 1993-94 data: Nieswiadomy, Michael, "LSAT Scores of Economics Majors," Journal of Economic Education (Fall 1998): 377-379.