How is the Bar Exam Scored?
- Weighted final scores on the New York State Bar Examination range from 0 to 1,000. Candidates must score at least 665 to pass the examination.
- The final score is calculated by scaling the raw scores attained by the applicant on each portion of the exam. The Multistate Bar Examination accounts for 40% of the final score, the New York multiple choice section for 10%, and the written portion for 50%.