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Class of 2009 Employment Statistics

 

Percentage of Class Employed Nine Months After Graduation:* 93.7%


*Percentage of Class Employed is based on prior U.S. News’ formula – number of graduates employed plus the number enrolled in full-time graduate school programs plus 25% of missing graduates divided by the number of graduates in the class minus graduates not seeking employment.

 


Where Do Our Graduates Go?

Employment Sector

Percentage of Class

Median Salary

Private Practice

37%

$160,000

Government

20%

$62,000

Business

23%

$75,000

Judicial Clerkship

13%

$52,000

Public Interest

2%

Not given

Academic

5%

Not given



Jobs Taken by Region
 

Region

Percentage of Class

South Atlantic

80.5%

Mid-Atlantic

5.7%

New England

1.4%

Pacific

1.4%

E. North Central

1.9%

W. South Central

1.0%

Mountain

1.4%

 

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