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Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 66 1 1 0 68
J.D. Advantage 10 0 0 0 10
Professional 3 1 0 0 4
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 79 2 1 0 82
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 4
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 0
Unemployed - Seeking 10
Employment Status Unknown 15
Non-Employed Total 29
Total Graduates 111
School-Funded Jobs
Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 0 0 0 0 0
J.D. Advantage 0 0 0 0 0
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total Law School Funded 0 1 0 0 1
Employed Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Law Firms
Solo 9 0 1 0 10
2-10 Attorneys 34 0 0 0 34
11-25 Attorneys 6 0 0 0 6
26-50 Attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
51-100 Attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
101-250 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
251-500 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
501+ Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
Size Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & Industry 8 1 0 0 9
Government 10 0 0 0 10
Public Interest 2 0 0 0 2
Clerkships
Federal 0 0 0 0 0
State & Local 2 0 0 0 2
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 0 0 1 0 1
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 79 1 2 0 82
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 4
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 0
Unemployed - Seeking 10
Employment Status Unknown 15
Non-Employed Total 29
Total Graduates 111
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination Illinois 53
Second Most Common Employment Destination Missouri 9
Third Most Common Employment Destination Tennessee 4
# Employed in Foreign Countries 1
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 67 2 3 2 74
J.D. Advantage 3 0 1 2 6
Professional 3 0 1 2 6
Non-Professional 1 0 2 3 6
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 74 2 7 9 92
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 2
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 2
Unemployed - Not Seeking 6
Unemployed - Seeking 16
Employment Status Unknown 10
Non-Employed Total 36
Total Graduates 128
School-Funded Jobs
Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 0 0 0 0 0
J.D. Advantage 0 0 0 0 0
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total Law School Funded 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Law Firms
Solo 7 0 0 0 7
2-10 Attorneys 33 2 2 3 40
11-25 Attorneys 4 0 0 1 5
26-50 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
51-100 Attorneys 2 0 1 0 3
101-250 Attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
251-500 Attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
501+ Attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
Size Unknown 2 0 0 1 3
Business & Industry 3 0 3 3 9
Government 10 0 0 0 10
Public Interest 5 0 0 0 5
Clerkships
Federal 1 0 0 0 1
State & Local 1 0 0 0 1
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 2 0 1 1 4
Employer Type Unknown 1 0 0 0 1
Employed Total 74 2 7 9 92
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 2
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 2
Unemployed - Not Seeking 6
Unemployed - Seeking 16
Employment Status Unknown 10
Non-Employed Total 36
Total Graduates 128
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination Illinois 63
Second Most Common Employment Destination Missouri 7
Third Most Common Employment Destination Minnesota 7
# Employed in Foreign Countries 1
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 93 1 1 2 97
J.D. Advantage 8 1 1 0 10
Professional 5 0 0 0 5
Non-Professional 0 1 0 2 3
Unknown 1 0 0 0 1
Employed Total 107 3 2 4 116
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 3
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 0
Unemployed - Seeking 10
Employment Status Unknown 0
Non-Employed Total 13
Total Graduates 129
School-Funded Jobs
Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 0 0 0 0 0
J.D. Advantage 0 0 0 0 0
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total Law School Funded 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Law Firms
Solo 2 0 0 0 2
2-10 Attorneys 35 0 1 2 38
11-25 Attorneys 10 0 0 0 10
26-50 Attorneys 9 0 0 0 9
51-100 Attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
101-250 Attorneys 4 0 0 0 4
251-500 Attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
501+ Attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
Size Unknown 3 0 0 0 3
Business & Industry 9 2 1 1 13
Government 21 0 0 0 21
Public Interest 3 0 0 1 4
Clerkships
Federal 1 0 0 0 1
State & Local 3 0 0 0 3
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 0 0 0 0 0
Employer Type Unknown 4 1 0 0 5
Employed Total 107 3 2 4 116
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 3
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 0
Unemployed - Seeking 10
Employment Status Unknown 0
Non-Employed Total 13
Total Graduates 129
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination Illinois 70
Second Most Common Employment Destination Missouri 17
Third Most Common Employment Destination Colorado 4
# Employed in Foreign Countries 0
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 68 0 1 1 70
J.D. Advantage 6 0 2 1 9
Professional 1 1 0 0 2
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 75 1 3 2 81
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 0
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 2
Unemployed - Not Seeking 0
Unemployed - Seeking 20
Employment Status Unknown 2
Non-Employed Total 24
Total Graduates 105
School-Funded Jobs
Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 1 0 0 0 1
J.D. Advantage 0 0 0 1 1
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total Law School Funded 1 0 0 1 2
Employed Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Law Firms
Solo 3 0 0 0 3
2-10 Attorneys 31 0 0 0 31
11-25 Attorneys 8 0 0 0 8
26-50 Attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
51-100 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
101-250 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
251-500 Attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
501+ Attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
Size Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & Industry 9 1 2 0 12
Government 17 0 1 0 18
Public Interest 0 0 0 0 0
Clerkships
Federal 1 0 0 0 1
State & Local 1 0 0 0 1
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 0 0 0 2 2
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 75 1 3 2 81
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 0
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 2
Unemployed - Not Seeking 0
Unemployed - Seeking 20
Employment Status Unknown 2
Non-Employed Total 24
Total Graduates 105
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination Illinois 62
Second Most Common Employment Destination Missouri 12
Third Most Common Employment Destination Washington, D.C. 2
# Employed in Foreign Countries 0
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 56 2 0 2 60
J.D. Advantage 8 0 2 1 11
Professional 4 3 0 0 7
Non-Professional 2 0 2 0 4
School Funded 0 0 0 1 1
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 70 5 4 4 83
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 1
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 0
Unemployed - Seeking 14
Employment Status Unknown 1
Non-Employed Total 16
Total Graduates 99
School-Funded Jobs
Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 0 0 0 0 0
J.D. Advantage 0 0 0 0 0
Professional 0 0 0 1 1
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total Law School Funded 0 0 0 1 1
Employed Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Law Firms
Solo 0 0 0 1 1
2-10 Attorneys 24 1 0 1 26
11-25 Attorneys 5 0 0 0 5
26-50 Attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
51-100 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
101-250 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
251-500 Attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
501+ Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
Size Unknown 0 0 0 1 1
Business & Industry 16 1 4 0 21
Government 14 3 0 0 17
Public Interest 2 0 0 0 2
Clerkships
Federal 0 0 0 0 0
State & Local 1 0 0 0 1
Other 1 0 0 0 1
Education 0 0 0 1 1
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 70 5 4 3 83
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 1
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 0
Unemployed - Seeking 14
Employment Status Unknown 1
Non-Employed Total 16
Total Graduates 99
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination Illinois 48
Second Most Common Employment Destination Missouri 10
Third Most Common Employment Destination Tennessee 3
# Employed in Foreign Countries 1
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 67 0 1 1 69
J.D. Advantage 14 0 1 1 16
Professional 1 0 0 0 1
Non-Professional 2 0 1 0 3
School Funded 0 0 0 1 1
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 84 0 3 3 90
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 4
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 2
Unemployed - Not Seeking 2
Unemployed - Seeking 17
Employment Status Unknown 2
Non-Employed Total 27
Total Graduates 117
School-Funded Jobs
Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 0 0 0 0 0
J.D. Advantage 0 0 0 1 1
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total Law School Funded 0 0 0 1 1
Employed Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Law Firms
Solo 1 0 0 0 1
2-10 Attorneys 33 0 1 1 35
11-25 Attorneys 5 0 0 0 5
26-50 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
51-100 Attorneys 1 0 1 0 2
101-250 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
251-500 Attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
501+ Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
Size Unknown 1 0 0 0 1
Business & Industry 6 0 0 1 7
Government 26 0 1 0 27
Public Interest 3 0 0 0 3
Clerkships
Federal 3 0 0 0 3
State & Local 1 0 0 0 1
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 1 0 0 1 2
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 84 0 3 3 90
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 4
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 2
Unemployed - Not Seeking 2
Unemployed - Seeking 17
Employment Status Unknown 2
Non-Employed Total 27
Total Graduates 117
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination Illinois 26
Second Most Common Employment Destination Iowa 2
Third Most Common Employment Destination Missouri 2
# Employed in Foreign Countries 0
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 64 0 3 0 67
J.D. Advantage 4 1 1 0 6
Professional 8 2 0 0 10
Non-Professional 1 1 0 0 2
School Funded 0 0 0 0 0
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 77 4 4 0 85
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 3
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 3
Unemployed - Not Seeking 2
Unemployed - Seeking 19
Employment Status Unknown 4
Non-Employed Total 31
Total Graduates 116
School-Funded Jobs
Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 0 0 0 0 0
J.D. Advantage 0 0 0 0 0
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total Law School Funded 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Law Firms
Solo 1 0 0 0 1
2-10 Attorneys 30 2 1 0 33
11-25 Attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
26-50 Attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
51-100 Attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
101-250 Attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
251-500 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
501+ Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
Size Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & Industry 7 0 0 0 7
Government 15 1 1 0 17
Public Interest 5 0 1 0 6
Clerkships
Federal 2 0 0 0 2
State & Local 3 0 0 0 3
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 0 0 0 0 0
Employer Type Unknown 1 1 1 0 3
Employed Total 77 4 4 0 85
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 3
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 3
Unemployed - Not Seeking 2
Unemployed - Seeking 19
Employment Status Unknown 4
Non-Employed Total 31
Total Graduates 116
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination Illinois 52
Second Most Common Employment Destination Missouri 16
Third Most Common Employment Destination Indiana 3
# Employed in Foreign Countries 0
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 63 1 2 0 66
J.D. Advantage 11 3 0 0 14
Professional 0 0 1 0 1
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
School Funded 0 0 0 0 0
Unknown 1 0 0 0 1
Employed Total 75 4 3 0 82
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 1
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 4
Unemployed - Not Seeking 1
Unemployed - Seeking 20
Employment Status Unknown 2
Non-Employed Total 28
Total Graduates 110
School-Funded Jobs
Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 0 0 0 0 0
J.D. Advantage 0 0 0 0 0
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total Law School Funded 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Law Firms
Solo 1 0 0 0 1
2-10 Attorneys 24 1 0 0 25
11-25 Attorneys 9 0 0 0 9
26-50 Attorneys 5 0 0 0 5
51-100 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
101-250 Attorneys 5 0 0 0 5
251-500 Attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
501+ Attorneys 2 0 1 0 3
Size Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & Industry 5 0 0 0 5
Government 17 2 0 0 19
Public Interest 0 0 0 0 0
Clerkships
Federal 0 0 2 0 2
State & Local 2 0 0 0 2
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 1 0 0 0 1
Employer Type Unknown 1 1 0 0 2
Employed Total 75 4 3 0 82
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 1
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 4
Unemployed - Not Seeking 1
Unemployed - Seeking 20
Employment Status Unknown 2
Non-Employed Total 28
Total Graduates 110
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination Illinois 43
Second Most Common Employment Destination Missouri 22
Third Most Common Employment Destination Indiana 3
# Employed in Foreign Countries 0
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 52 0 1 0 53
J.D. Advantage 4 1 0 0 5
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional 1 0 0 0 1
School Funded 0 0 0 0 0
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 57 1 1 0 59
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 0
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 1
Unemployed - Not Seeking 3
Unemployed - Seeking 17
Employment Status Unknown 4
Non-Employed Total 25
Total Graduates 84
School-Funded Jobs
Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 0 0 0 0 0
J.D. Advantage 0 0 0 0 0
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total Law School Funded 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Law Firms
Solo 1 0 0 0 1
2-10 Attorneys 25 0 0 0 25
11-25 Attorneys 6 0 0 0 6
26-50 Attorneys 4 0 0 0 4
51-100 Attorneys 4 0 0 0 4
101-250 Attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
251-500 Attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
501+ Attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
Size Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & Industry 0 1 0 0 1
Government 14 0 0 0 14
Public Interest 0 0 0 0 0
Clerkships
Federal 1 0 0 0 1
State & Local 0 0 0 0 0
Other 0 0 1 0 1
Education 0 0 0 0 0
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 57 1 1 0 59
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 0
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 1
Unemployed - Not Seeking 3
Unemployed - Seeking 17
Employment Status Unknown 4
Non-Employed Total 25
Total Graduates 84
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination Illinois 26
Second Most Common Employment Destination Missouri 13
Third Most Common Employment Destination Florida 3
# Employed in Foreign Countries 1
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 49 2 0 0 51
J.D. Advantage 6 0 0 0 6
Professional 1 1 0 0 2
Non-Professional 1 0 0 0 1
School Funded 0 0 0 0 0
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 57 3 0 0 60
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 2
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 3
Unemployed - Not Seeking 9
Unemployed - Seeking 25
Employment Status Unknown 2
Non-Employed Total 41
Total Graduates 101
School-Funded Jobs
Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 0 0 0 0 0
J.D. Advantage 0 0 0 0 0
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total Law School Funded 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Law Firms
Solo 1 0 0 0 1
2-10 Attorneys 24 0 0 0 24
11-25 Attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
26-50 Attorneys 3 1 0 0 4
51-100 Attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
101-250 Attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
251-500 Attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
501+ Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
Size Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & Industry 3 0 0 0 3
Government 11 1 0 0 12
Public Interest 3 1 0 0 4
Clerkships
Federal 0 0 0 0 0
State & Local 0 0 0 0 0
Tribal 0 0 0 0 0
International 0 0 0 0 0
Education 2 0 0 0 2
Employer Type Unknown 1 0 0 0 1
Employed Total 57 3 0 0 60
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 2
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 3
Unemployed - Not Seeking 9
Unemployed - Seeking 25
Employment Status Unknown 2
Non-Employed Total 41
Total Graduates 101
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination Illinois 27
Second Most Common Employment Destination Missouri 14
Third Most Common Employment Destination Kentucky 4
# Employed in Foreign Countries 0

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