Board of Bar Examiners
Office of the Supreme Court of Delaware
Carvel State Office Building
820 N. French Street, 11th Floor
Wilmington, DE 19801-3545
Delaware Bar Exam Format
The Delaware Bar Exam is a three-day exam. Day 1 consists of eight essay questions. Day 2 has two 90-minute Multistate Performance Test (MPT) questions. Day 3 is the Multistate Bar Exam (MBE), a 200-question, multiple-choice exam.
Multistate Edge prepares you for the MBE portion of the Delaware Bar Exam.
Delaware Bar Exam Subjects: Delaware Subjects (MBE Subjects are in bold)
Agency, Corporations, Criminal Law (including Delaware Criminal Code), Equity, Partnerships, Procedure (State & Federal), Trusts, U.C.C., Wills, Contracts, Criminal Law and Procedure, Constitutional Law, Evidence, Real Property, and Torts
A scaled score of 85 on the MPRE is required for admission.
Delaware Bar Exam Scoring and Results
MBE and written scores are scaled and weighted 40% and 60%, respectively, then combined to determine if the applicant has achieved the minimum passing score of 145 points out of a possible 200 points.
Delaware Bar Exam MBE Reciprocity
Delaware does not accept MBE scores from other jurisdictions.
Delaware Bar Exam Reciprocity
Delaware does not provide for admission on motion; examination is required of all applicants.
Delaware Bar Exam Application Deadlines and Fees
Please visit the Board of Bar Examiners’ website for details on application deadlines and fees, and for more information on other topics.
*Bar exam information is subject to change without notice; please verify with the bar examiner’s office.