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Class of 2008 Employment Statistics


  Percentage of Class Employed Nine Months After Graduation:* 91.1%

*Percentage of Class Employed as determined by the National Association of Law Placement (NALP). 

 
 

Where Do Our Graduates Go?

Employment Sector

Percentage of Class

Median Salary

Private Practice

42%

$145,000

Government

24%

$59,103

Business

18%

$100,000

Judicial Clerkship

14%

$45,500

Public Interest

4%

$36,000

Academic

1%

$80,000


 

 

Jobs Taken by Region

South Atlantic
(DC, MD, VA, FL, GA, NC, DE)

81%

Mid-Atlantic
(NY, NJ, PA)

10%

New England
(CT, MA, RI)

3%

Pacific
(CA, HI)

2%

North Central
(MI, NE)

2%

E. South Central
(TN)

1%

Mountain
(AZ)

1%

 

These employment statistics were compiled pursuant to
the National Association of Law Placement ERSS Survey.