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We no longer update information about Thomas Jefferson because of one or more of the following reasons:

  • The school merged with another school
  • The school closed
  • The school lost its ABA accreditation

Key facts

Total 2018 graduates: 144

  • 19.4% of graduates had long-term, full-time legal jobs
  • 36.8% graduates had any long-term job
  • 41.7% graduates had any full-time job
  • Enrolled 49 new 1L students in 2019, -16.9% compared to 59 in 2018 (2021 grads)

Key jobs data

Source of job offer

2018 graduates

Timing of job offer

2018 graduates

Public service

4.2%
2018 grads

National firms

0.7%
2018 grads

Regional Firms

6.3%
2018 grads
2018 Graduate Jobs by Employer Type

2018 State placement

State Total
New Jersey 0.7%
New York 0.7%
Kentucky 2.1%
Arizona 0.7%
Colorado 0.7%
Nevada 2.1%
Alaska 0.7%
California 37.5%
Hawaii 0.7%
Washington 0.7%
Foreign employed 1.4%
Unknown 2.8%
Employed 50.7%
Non-employed 49.3%

Other 2018 jobs data

Law firm jobs?

Statisticnumberpercentage
Attorney2618.1%
Staff attorney10.7%
Law clerk1711.8%
Paralegal32.1%
Administrative00%
Unknown21.4%
Employed - firm4934%
Employed - non-firm2416.7%
Non-employed7149.3%
Total144100%
Statisticnumberpercentage
Bar passage required2920.1%
JD advantage1812.5%
Professional42.8%
Non-professional00%
Unknown00%
Employed - firm4934%
Employed - non-firm2416.7%
Non-employed7149.3%
Total144100%

Business jobs?

Statisticnumberpercentage
Bar passage required10.7%
JD advantage42.8%
Professional85.6%
Non-professional00%
Unknown00%
Employed - business139%
Employed - non-business6041.7%
Non-employed7149.3%
Total144100%

Education jobs?

Statisticnumberpercentage
Bar passage required00%
JD advantage10.7%
Professional00%
Non-professional00%
Unknown00%
Employed - academic10.7%
Employed - non-academic7250%
Non-employed7149.3%
Total144100%

Government jobs?

Statisticnumberpercentage
Bar passage required32.1%
JD advantage00%
Professional10.7%
Non-professional00%
Unknown00%
Employed - government42.8%
Employed - non-government6947.9%
Non-employed7149.3%
Total144100%

Public interest jobs?

Statisticnumberpercentage
Bar passage required10.7%
JD advantage00%
Professional21.4%
Non-professional00%
Unknown00%
Employed - public interest32.1%
Employed - non-public int.7048.6%
Non-employed7149.3%
Total144100%

The sub-totals on these tables do not always add up exactly because we combine two data sources, the ABA and NALP. While much of the underlying data are the same, these differences reflect some definitional inconsistencies and NALP's active role in sanitizing school-reported data each summer.