Bar Exam Requirement
All students must pass a final 2 or 3 day bar exam.
When to Take the Bar Exam
Cost of the Bar Exam
The California bar exam is 2 days long, as shown in the following schedule from the bar's website:
Like most state bar exams, the California bar exam is partially based on the Uniform Bar Exam (UBE), written and administered by the National Conference of Bar Examiners (NCBE), a not-for-profit corporation that develops standardized tests for state bars. The UBE consists of:
The California bar has adopted the MBE but writes its own California specific performance tests and essay exams.