Employment Summary for 2017 Graduates

*Employment statistics are based on employment at 10 months after graduation, as of March 15, 2018.

Employment Status Summary

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Employment StatusNumber% of Grads
Employed 86 89.58%
Seeking Employment 7 7.29%
Not Seeking Employment 2 2.08%
Unknown 1 1.04%
Total Graduates 96

Employment Status Details

Employment StatusFull Time
Long Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Number% of Grads
Employed 83 2 1 - 86 89.58%
   Bar Passage Required 79 1 1 - 81
   JD Advantage 4 1 - - 5
   Professional Position - - - - -
   Non-Professional Position - - - - -
   Undeterminable - - - - -
Pursuing Graduate Degree Full Time -
Unemployed - Start Date Deferred -
Unemployed - Not Seeking 2 2.08%
Unemployed - Seeking 7 7.29%
Employment Status Unknown 1 1.04%
Total Graduates 83 2 1 0 96  

Law School/University Funded Positions

Law School/University Funded PositionsFull Time
Long Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Number
Employed - Bar Passage Required 7 - - - 7
Employed - J.D. Advantage - - - - -
Employed - Professional Position - - - - -
Employed - Non-Professional Position - - - - -
Total Employed by Law School/University 7 0 0 0 7

Employment by Type

Employment TypeFull Time
Long Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Number% of Employed
Law Firms 49 0 1 0 50 58.14%
   Solo - - - - -
   2-10 9 - 1 - 10
   11-25 3 - - - 3
   26-50 1 - - - 1
   51-100 3 - - - 3
   101-250 1 - - - 1
   251-500 5 - - - 5
   501+ 27 - - - 27
   unknown - - - - -
Business and Industry 3 1 - - 4 4.65%
Government 10 - - - 10 11.63%
Public Interest 10 1 - - 11 12.79%
Clerkships 10 - - - 10 11.63%
   Federal 8 - - - 8
   State and Local 2 - - - 2
   Other - - - - -
Education 1 - - - 1 1.16%
Employer Type Unknown - - - - -  
Total 83 2 1 0 86

Employment by Location

StateNumber
State# - Largest employment California 70
State# - 2nd largest employment District of Columbia 2
Lousiana 2
Texas 2
State# - 3rd largest employment Alaska 1
Colorado 1
Delaware 1
Guam 1
New Mexico 1
Pennsylvania 1
Puerto Rico 1
Tennessee 1
Utah 1
# employed in foreign countries 1

Definitions

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