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Key facts

Total 2021 graduates: 271

  • Includes 8 transfer students
  • 83% of graduates had long-term, full-time legal jobs
  • 91.9% graduates had any long-term job
  • 92.6% graduates had any full-time job
  • Enrolled 274 new 1L students in 2021, -0.4% compared to 275 in 2018 (2021 grads)

Key jobs data

Source of job offer

2018 graduates

Timing of job offer

2018 graduates

Public service

31.7%
2021 grads

National firms

12.5%
2021 grads

Regional Firms

17.7%
2021 grads
2021 Graduate Jobs by Employer Type

2018 State placement

State Total
Massachusetts 1.1%
New Hampshire 0.5%
New York 2.7%
Pennsylvania 1.1%
Illinois 8.6%
Michigan 1.1%
Wisconsin 60%
Iowa 0.5%
Minnesota 7.6%
Nebraska 0.5%
Washington, D.C. 1.6%
Florida 1.1%
Georgia 0.5%
North Carolina 0.5%
Virginia 0.5%
Colorado 1.1%
California 2.7%
Washington 0.5%
Foreign employed 0.5%
Employed 93%
Non-employed 7%

Other 2018 jobs data

Law firm jobs?

Statisticnumberpercentage
Attorney8948.1%
Staff attorney00%
Law clerk00%
Paralegal10.5%
Administrative00%
Unknown00%
Employed - firm9048.6%
Employed - non-firm8244.3%
Non-employed137%
Total185100%
Statisticnumberpercentage
Bar passage required8948.1%
JD advantage10.5%
Professional00%
Non-professional00%
Unknown00%
Employed - firm9048.6%
Employed - non-firm8244.3%
Non-employed137%
Total185100%

Business jobs?

Statisticnumberpercentage
Bar passage required73.8%
JD advantage63.2%
Professional84.3%
Non-professional00%
Unknown00%
Employed - business2111.4%
Employed - non-business15181.6%
Non-employed137%
Total185100%

Education jobs?

Statisticnumberpercentage
Bar passage required10.5%
JD advantage00%
Professional00%
Non-professional00%
Unknown00%
Employed - academic10.5%
Employed - non-academic17192.4%
Non-employed137%
Total185100%

Government jobs?

Statisticnumberpercentage
Bar passage required189.7%
JD advantage52.7%
Professional10.5%
Non-professional00%
Unknown120%
Employed - government3619.5%
Employed - non-government13673.5%
Non-employed137%
Total185100%

Public interest jobs?

Statisticnumberpercentage
Bar passage required2010.8%
JD advantage10.5%
Professional10.5%
Non-professional00%
Unknown00%
Employed - public interest105.4%
Employed - non-public int.16287.6%
Non-employed137%
Total185100%

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.