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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 59 10 5 5 79
J.D. advantage 21 4 0 0 25
Professional 5 0 1 0 6
Non-professional 0 0 3 0 3
Unknown 1 0 1 0 2
Employed total 86 14 10 5 115
Non-employed
Pursuing graduate degree FT 4
Unemployed - deferred start date 0
Unemployed - not seeking 7
Unemployed - seeking 6
Employment status unknown 2
Non-employed total 19
Total graduates 134
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 20 0 2 2 24
11-25 attorneys 5 0 0 0 5
26-50 attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
51-100 attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
101-250 attorneys 3 2 0 0 5
251-500 attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
501+ attorneys 1 1 0 0 2
Size unknown 0 1 1 0 2
Business & industry 22 7 5 3 37
Government 8 0 1 0 9
Public interest 6 1 0 0 7
Clerkships
Federal 1 0 0 0 1
State & local 5 2 0 0 7
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 1 0 0 0 1
Employer type unknown 1 0 1 0 2
Employed total 86 14 10 5 115
Non-employed
Pursuing graduate degree FT 4
Unemployed - deferred start date 0
Unemployed - not seeking 7
Unemployed - seeking 6
Employment status unknown 2
Non-employed total 19
Total graduates 134
Employment Location State Total
Most common employment destination Minnesota 87
Second most common employment destination Wisconsin 5
Third most common employment destination Louisiana 2
# Employed in foreign countries 2
Employment status Long term
full time
Long term
part time
Short term
full time
Short term
part time
Total
Bar passage required 71 2 10 5 88
J.D. advantage 25 3 6 2 36
Professional 5 1 0 0 6
Non-professional 3 7 1 1 12
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed total 104 13 17 8 142
Non-employed
Pursuing graduate degree FT 3
Unemployed - deferred start date 0
Unemployed - not seeking 2
Unemployed - seeking 14
Employment status unknown 0
Non-employed total 19
Total graduates 161
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 3 0 0 0 3
2-10 attorneys 29 3 1 3 36
11-25 attorneys 4 0 1 0 5
26-50 attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
51-100 attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
101-250 attorneys 5 0 0 0 5
251-500 attorneys 0 0 0 1 1
501+ attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
Size unknown 0 0 1 0 1
Business & industry 29 7 9 2 47
Government 7 2 4 1 14
Public interest 5 0 0 0 5
Clerkships
Federal 2 0 0 0 2
State & local 15 0 1 0 16
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 2 1 0 1 4
Employer type unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed total 104 13 17 8 142
Non-employed
Pursuing graduate degree FT 3
Unemployed - deferred start date 0
Unemployed - not seeking 2
Unemployed - seeking 14
Employment status unknown 0
Non-employed total 19
Total graduates 161
Employment Location State Total
Most common employment destination Minnesota 115
Second most common employment destination Wisconsin 7
Third most common employment destination California 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 71 0 7 0 78
J.D. advantage 28 6 3 2 39
Professional 3 1 0 0 4
Non-professional 0 7 0 0 7
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed total 102 14 10 2 128
Non-employed
Pursuing graduate degree FT 2
Unemployed - deferred start date 2
Unemployed - not seeking 2
Unemployed - seeking 22
Employment status unknown 2
Non-employed total 30
Total graduates 158
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 5 0 0 0 5
2-10 attorneys 20 3 0 0 23
11-25 attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
26-50 attorneys 4 0 0 0 4
51-100 attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
101-250 attorneys 4 0 0 0 4
251-500 attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
501+ attorneys 2 0 1 0 3
Size unknown 1 0 0 0 1
Business & industry 24 9 6 0 39
Government 11 1 2 1 15
Public interest 5 1 1 0 7
Clerkships
Federal 2 0 0 0 2
State & local 18 0 0 0 18
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 2 0 0 0 2
Employer type unknown 1 0 0 1 2
Employed total 102 14 10 2 128
Non-employed
Pursuing graduate degree FT 2
Unemployed - deferred start date 2
Unemployed - not seeking 2
Unemployed - seeking 22
Employment status unknown 2
Non-employed total 30
Total graduates 158
Employment Location State Total
Most common employment destination Minnesota 99
Second most common employment destination Wisconsin 4
Third most common employment destination California 4
# Employed in foreign countries 3
Employment status Long term
full time
Long term
part time
Short term
full time
Short term
part time
Total
Bar passage required 70 2 2 1 75
J.D. advantage 40 3 4 4 51
Professional 0 3 0 1 4
Non-professional 0 0 0 0 0
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed total 110 8 6 6 134
Non-employed
Pursuing graduate degree FT 1
Unemployed - deferred start date 0
Unemployed - not seeking 0
Unemployed - seeking 12
Employment status unknown 0
Non-employed total 13
Total graduates 143
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 1 0 0 0 1
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total law school funded 1 0 0 0 1
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 16 3 0 0 19
11-25 attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
26-50 attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
51-100 attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
101-250 attorneys 7 0 0 0 7
251-500 attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
501+ attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
Size unknown 0 0 0 2 2
Business & industry 32 1 4 1 38
Government 11 3 2 1 17
Public interest 6 0 0 0 6
Clerkships
Federal 1 0 0 0 1
State & local 24 1 0 0 25
Other 1 0 0 0 1
Education 3 0 0 1 4
Employer type unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed total 110 8 6 5 134
Non-employed
Pursuing graduate degree FT 1
Unemployed - deferred start date 0
Unemployed - not seeking 0
Unemployed - seeking 12
Employment status unknown 0
Non-employed total 13
Total graduates 143
Employment Location State Total
Most common employment destination Minnesota 109
Second most common employment destination Illinois 3
Third most common employment destination Wisconsin 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 77 1 3 2 83
J.D. advantage 30 0 3 3 36
Professional 2 1 0 0 3
Non-professional 0 1 0 1 2
School funded 3 0 1 0 4
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed total 112 3 7 6 128
Non-employed
Pursuing graduate degree FT 0
Unemployed - deferred start date 1
Unemployed - not seeking 0
Unemployed - seeking 9
Employment status unknown 0
Non-employed total 10
Total graduates 138
School-funded jobs
Long term
full time
Long term
part time
Short Term
full time
Short Term
part time
Total
Bar passage required 3 0 0 0 3
J.D. advantage 0 0 1 0 1
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total law school funded 3 0 1 0 4
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 22 1 0 4 27
11-25 attorneys 4 0 0 0 4
26-50 attorneys 5 0 0 0 5
51-100 attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
101-250 attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
251-500 attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
501+ attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
Size unknown 1 0 0 0 1
Business & industry 24 2 6 2 34
Government 10 0 1 0 11
Public interest 4 0 0 0 4
Clerkships
Federal 1 0 0 0 1
State & local 27 0 0 0 27
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 4 0 0 0 4
Employer type unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed total 111 3 7 6 128
Non-employed
Pursuing graduate degree FT 0
Unemployed - deferred start date 1
Unemployed - not seeking 0
Unemployed - seeking 9
Employment status unknown 0
Non-employed total 10
Total graduates 138
Employment Location State Total
Most common employment destination Minnesota 108
Second most common employment destination New York 4
Third most common employment destination North Dakota 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 59 0 2 1 62
J.D. advantage 23 2 6 1 32
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-professional 0 0 0 0 0
School funded 3 0 0 0 3
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed total 85 2 8 2 97
Non-employed
Pursuing graduate degree FT 2
Unemployed - deferred start date 0
Unemployed - not seeking 1
Unemployed - seeking 6
Employment status unknown 0
Non-employed total 9
Total graduates 106
School-funded jobs
Long term
full time
Long term
part time
Short Term
full time
Short Term
part time
Total
Bar passage required 3 0 0 0 3
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 3 0 0 0 3
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 15 1 0 0 16
11-25 attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
26-50 attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
51-100 attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
101-250 attorneys 3 0 3 0 6
251-500 attorneys 1 0 1 0 2
501+ attorneys 2 0 1 0 3
Size unknown 1 0 0 0 1
Business & industry 22 1 2 2 27
Government 8 0 1 0 9
Public interest 4 0 0 0 4
Clerkships
Federal 0 0 0 0 0
State & local 20 0 0 0 20
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 2 0 0 0 2
Employer type unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed total 85 2 8 2 97
Non-employed
Pursuing graduate degree FT 2
Unemployed - deferred start date 0
Unemployed - not seeking 1
Unemployed - seeking 6
Employment status unknown 0
Non-employed total 9
Total graduates 106
Employment Location State Total
Most common employment destination Minnesota 81
Second most common employment destination Wisconsin 2
Third most common employment destination South Dakota 2
# 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 65 0 2 0 67
J.D. advantage 33 2 3 1 39
Professional 1 0 0 0 1
Non-professional 0 1 0 1 2
School funded 2 0 1 0 3
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed total 99 3 5 2 112
Non-employed
Pursuing graduate degree FT 1
Unemployed - deferred start date 0
Unemployed - not seeking 0
Unemployed - seeking 9
Employment status unknown 0
Non-employed total 10
Total graduates 122
School-funded jobs
Long term
full time
Long term
part time
Short Term
full time
Short Term
part time
Total
Bar passage required 2 0 0 0 2
J.D. advantage 0 0 1 0 1
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 17 1 0 0 18
11-25 attorneys 5 0 1 0 6
26-50 attorneys 4 0 0 0 4
51-100 attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
101-250 attorneys 5 0 0 0 5
251-500 attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
501+ attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
Size unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & industry 33 1 3 2 39
Government 10 1 1 0 12
Public interest 3 0 1 0 4
Clerkships
Federal 0 0 0 0 0
State & local 20 0 0 0 20
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 0 0 0 0 0
Employer type unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed total 101 3 6 2 112
Non-employed
Pursuing graduate degree FT 1
Unemployed - deferred start date 0
Unemployed - not seeking 0
Unemployed - seeking 9
Employment status unknown 0
Non-employed total 10
Total graduates 122
Employment Location State Total
Most common employment destination Minnesota 93
Second most common employment destination Wisconsin 4
Third most common employment destination North Dakota 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 65 0 0 0 65
J.D. advantage 19 1 5 1 26
Professional 1 0 0 0 1
Non-professional 0 0 0 0 0
School funded 1 0 0 0 1
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed total 86 1 5 1 93
Non-employed
Pursuing graduate degree FT 1
Unemployed - deferred start date 1
Unemployed - not seeking 0
Unemployed - seeking 6
Employment status unknown 0
Non-employed total 8
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 1 0 0 0 1
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 1 0 0 0 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 0 0
2-10 attorneys 12 0 0 0 12
11-25 attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
26-50 attorneys 4 0 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 4 0 0 0 4
Size unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & industry 12 0 5 1 18
Government 7 1 0 0 8
Public interest 6 0 0 0 6
Clerkships
Federal 2 0 0 0 2
State & local 32 0 0 0 32
Other 1 0 0 0 1
Education 0 0 0 0 0
Employer type unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed total 86 1 5 1 93
Non-employed
Pursuing graduate degree FT 1
Unemployed - deferred start date 1
Unemployed - not seeking 0
Unemployed - seeking 6
Employment status unknown 0
Non-employed total 8
Total graduates 101
Employment Location State Total
Most common employment destination Minnesota 81
Second most common employment destination Iowa 2
Third most common employment destination California 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 94 0 1 0 95
J.D. advantage 15 1 4 3 23
Professional 2 0 0 0 2
Non-professional 0 0 0 0 0
School funded 1 0 0 0 1
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed total 112 1 5 3 121
Non-employed
Pursuing graduate degree FT 0
Unemployed - deferred start date 1
Unemployed - not seeking 0
Unemployed - seeking 9
Employment status unknown 0
Non-employed total 10
Total graduates 131
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 0 0
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total law school funded 1 0 0 0 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 16 1 0 0 17
11-25 attorneys 6 0 0 0 6
26-50 attorneys 7 0 0 0 7
51-100 attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
101-250 attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
251-500 attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
501+ attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
Size unknown 0 0 0 1 1
Business & industry 18 0 4 2 24
Government 16 0 0 0 16
Public interest 9 0 1 0 10
Clerkships
Federal 4 0 0 0 4
State & local 28 0 0 0 28
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 0 0 0 0 0
Employer type unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed total 112 1 5 3 121
Non-employed
Pursuing graduate degree FT 0
Unemployed - deferred start date 1
Unemployed - not seeking 0
Unemployed - seeking 9
Employment status unknown 0
Non-employed total 10
Total graduates 131
Employment Location State Total
Most common employment destination Minnesota 100
Second most common employment destination Wisconsin 4
Third most common employment destination Colorado 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 96 0 3 0 99
J.D. advantage 12 2 4 4 22
Professional 2 0 0 1 3
Non-professional 0 0 0 0 0
School funded 4 0 0 0 4
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed total 114 2 7 5 128
Non-employed
Pursuing graduate degree FT 0
Unemployed - deferred start date 1
Unemployed - not seeking 0
Unemployed - seeking 9
Employment status unknown 0
Non-employed total 10
Total graduates 138
School-funded jobs
Long term
full time
Long term
part time
Short Term
full time
Short Term
part time
Total
Bar passage required 3 0 0 0 3
J.D. advantage 1 0 0 0 1
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total law school funded 4 0 0 0 4
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 21 1 0 2 24
11-25 attorneys 15 0 0 0 15
26-50 attorneys 6 0 0 0 6
51-100 attorneys 4 0 0 0 4
101-250 attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
251-500 attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
501+ attorneys 4 0 0 0 4
Size unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & industry 12 1 3 1 17
Government 9 0 1 1 11
Public interest 8 0 0 1 9
Clerkships
Federal 1 0 0 0 1
State & local 29 0 3 0 32
Tribal 0 0 0 0 0
International 0 0 0 0 0
Education 1 0 0 0 1
Employer type unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed total 114 2 7 5 128
Non-employed
Pursuing graduate degree FT 0
Unemployed - deferred start date 1
Unemployed - not seeking 0
Unemployed - seeking 9
Employment status unknown 0
Non-employed total 10
Total graduates 138
Employment Location State Total
Most common employment destination Minnesota 110
Second most common employment destination Wisconsin 4
Third most common employment destination South Dakota 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 107 0 1 0 108
J.D. advantage 18 1 1 2 22
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-professional 0 0 0 0 0
School funded 6 0 0 0 6
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed total 131 1 2 2 136
Non-employed
Pursuing graduate degree FT 0
Unemployed - deferred start date 1
Unemployed - not seeking 0
Unemployed - seeking 5
Employment status unknown 0
Non-employed total 6
Total graduates 142
School-funded jobs
Long term
full time
Long term
part time
Short Term
full time
Short Term
part time
Total
Bar passage required 5 0 0 0 5
J.D. advantage 1 0 0 0 1
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total law school funded 6 0 0 0 6
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 24 0 0 1 25
11-25 attorneys 12 0 0 0 12
26-50 attorneys 5 0 0 0 5
51-100 attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
101-250 attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
251-500 attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
501+ attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
Size unknown 1 0 0 0 1
Business & industry 19 1 1 1 22
Government 9 0 0 0 9
Public interest 15 0 0 0 15
Clerkships
Federal 1 0 0 0 1
State & local 33 0 1 0 34
Tribal 0 0 0 0 0
International 0 0 0 0 0
Education 1 0 0 0 1
Employer type unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed total 131 1 2 2 136
Non-employed
Pursuing graduate degree FT 0
Unemployed - deferred start date 1
Unemployed - not seeking 0
Unemployed - seeking 5
Employment status unknown 0
Non-employed total 6
Total graduates 142
Employment Location State Total
Most common employment destination Minnesota 112
Second most common employment destination Wisconsin 4
Third most common employment destination Arizona 2
# Employed in foreign countries 0

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