The MBE counts for one of seven portions of the bar exam in
South Carolina with
the six essays making up the remainder. An applicant
must pass six of the seven portions. 125 is the minimum
passing score for the MBE. To pass an essay section, the
applicant must achieve a score of seventy. If an
applicant receives a scaled score of 110 or less on the
Multistate Bar Examination, he or she will fail the South
Carolina Bar Exam without any grading of the essay questions.
South Carolina Essay Subjects
The following subjects may be tested on the South Carolina
Essay Section of the bar exam:
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South Carolina Bar Exam MBE Reciprocity
South Carolina only accepts scores form
concurrent exams. Otherwise, you will have the take the
Multistate Bar Exam in South Carolina.
South Carolina Bar
Reciprocity (no bar exam necessary)
South Carolina generally permits no
reciprocity, but professors at the
University of South Carolina may apply without
examination. You should contact the South
Carolina Bar Examiners at (803) 734-1080 if you have any
Contact the board of bar examiners
for the most current information.
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