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You are viewing Job Outcomes for ABA-approved law schools

We put all schools on the following chart by plotting LT, FT BPR job rates in 2014 against . "LT, FT BPR" means a job that is long term (a job with an indefinite duration or fixed duration of 1 year or more), full time (at least 35 hours per week) bar passage required (job requires a law license).

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On this page, we use a weighted average rather than a normal average. "LT, FT BPR" means a job that is long term (a job with an indefinite duration or fixed duration of 1 year or more), full time (at least 35 hours per week) bar passage required (job requires a law license).

Average 2014 Legal Job Rate
All Schools
197 schools

Read this chart across each row. For example, the 197 schools had an average LT, FT BPR job rate of 60.6% in 2014.

School State 2014 LT, FT
Legal Jobs
Concordia University School of Law ID 0%
Rutgers University NJ 0%
Pennsylvania State University - Dickinson Law PA 0%
Pennsylvania State University - Penn State Law PA 0%
Mitchell Hamline School of Law MN 0%
University of North Texas Dallas College of Law TX 0%
Indiana Tech IN 0%
Golden Gate University CA 25.7%
Whittier Law School CA 27.3%
University of The District of Columbia DC 28.2%
Thomas Jefferson School of Law CA 29.7%
Western Michigan University - Cooley Law School MI 30%
Florida A&M University FL 31%
Western State University CA 32.7%
University of San Francisco CA 33%
Charlotte School of Law NC 34.1%
Southern University Law Center LA 34.6%
Florida Coastal School of Law FL 34.7%
Santa Clara University CA 35.6%
Appalachian School of Law VA 35.8%
Western New England University School of Law MA 36.7%
University of Detroit Mercy MI 37.2%
Ave Maria School of Law FL 37.3%
Capital University OH 38.8%
Southwestern Law School CA 39%
Elon Law School NC 39.4%
North Carolina Central University NC 40.9%
Arizona Summit Law School AZ 41.7%
Barry University FL 42.1%
New England School of Law MA 42.1%
Quinnipiac University CT 42.5%
New York Law School NY 43.1%
John Marshall Law School - Atlanta GA 43.7%
University of Toledo OH 43.9%
Northern Kentucky University KY 44.9%
Widener University - Delaware DE 44.9%
University of La Verne CA 45.5%
University of the Pacific CA 45.5%
Faulkner University AL 45.8%
Catholic University of America DC 45.8%
Roger Williams University RI 46.2%
Michigan State University MI 46.8%
Suffolk University MA 46.9%
St. Thomas University - Florida FL 47.2%
Liberty University VA 47.4%
Regent University VA 47.5%
Chapman University CA 47.8%
University of Oregon OR 47.8%
Ohio Northern University OH 47.9%
University of San Diego CA 47.9%
Vermont Law School VT 48.5%
CUNY NY 48.7%
Hamline University MN 48.7%
California Western School of Law CA 48.9%
University of St. Thomas - Minneapolis MN 49%
Pepperdine University CA 49%
Cleveland-Marshall College of Law OH 49%
Seattle University WA 49.2%
University of Wyoming WY 49.3%
Valparaiso University IN 49.4%
University of Maine ME 50.5%
Texas Southern University TX 50.7%
University of Akron OH 50.8%
University of California - Hastings CA 51.2%
University of Baltimore MD 51.3%
Marquette University WI 51.4%
Chicago-Kent College of Law IL 51.7%
Texas A&M TX 52.2%
Brooklyn Law School NY 52.4%
University of Pittsburgh PA 52.5%
Lewis and Clark College OR 52.6%
Charleston School of Law SC 52.7%
Loyola University New Orleans LA 52.8%
University of Dayton OH 52.9%
University of Connecticut CT 52.9%
Mississippi College MS 53.1%
Northeastern University MA 53.2%
Wayne State University MI 53.3%
Widener University - Pennsylvania PA 54%
University of Hawaii HI 54.4%
American University DC 54.6%
University of Mississippi MS 54.8%
Case Western Reserve University OH 54.8%
University of Arkansas - Fayetteville AR 55%
DePaul University IL 55.2%
George Mason University VA 55.4%
Loyola University Chicago IL 55.7%
Howard University DC 55.8%
William Mitchell College of Law MN 55.9%
University of Denver CO 56%
University of Illinois Chicago School of Law IL 56.6%
Samford University AL 56.6%
Touro College NY 56.6%
Cardozo-Yeshiva University NY 56.6%
Gonzaga University WA 56.8%
University of Tennessee TN 57%
Stetson University FL 57%
Duquesne University PA 57.1%
University of Memphis TN 57.3%
Syracuse University NY 57.4%
University of Maryland MD 57.4%
Hofstra University NY 57.7%
Pace University NY 58.5%
St. Mary's University TX 58.7%
West Virginia University WV 58.9%
University of Richmond VA 59.1%
University of Arkansas - Little Rock AR 59.2%
University of North Dakota ND 59.2%
SUNY Buffalo NY 59.7%
Campbell University NC 59.7%
Texas Tech University TX 60.6%
Loyola Marymount University CA 60.6%
Northern Illinois University IL 60.6%
Indiana University - Indianapolis IN 61.3%
St. John's University NY 61.5%
Rutgers State University - Camden NJ 61.5%
Temple University PA 61.7%
Tulane University LA 61.8%
South Texas College of Law Houston TX 61.8%
Nova Southeastern University FL 62.1%
Albany Law School NY 62.3%
St. Louis University MO 62.6%
Drexel University PA 63.1%
University of Cincinnati OH 63.2%
University of Washington WA 63.5%
Oklahoma City University OK 63.6%
Creighton University NE 63.9%
University of New Hampshire NH 64.3%
University of Missouri - Kansas City MO 64.3%
Washington and Lee University VA 64.6%
Drake University IA 64.6%
Southern Illinois University IL 64.8%
Villanova University PA 65%
Rutgers State University - Newark NJ 65.2%
University of South Carolina SC 65.4%
Florida International University FL 65.6%
Indiana University - Bloomington IN 65.8%
Penn State University PA 65.9%
University of Missouri - Columbia MO 65.9%
University of Louisville KY 66.1%
Willamette University OR 66.4%
University of Houston TX 66.4%
University of Wisconsin WI 66.5%
University of Utah UT 66.7%
University of Nevada - Las Vegas NV 66.9%
Florida State University FL 67.2%
University of Montana MT 67.5%
Fordham University NY 67.8%
University of South Dakota SD 67.9%
University of Kansas KS 68.1%
University of Idaho ID 68.3%
Baylor University TX 68.4%
University of Oklahoma OK 68.5%
University of Miami FL 68.9%
Mercer University GA 69.2%
University of Florida FL 69.3%
University of Tulsa OK 69.4%
University of North Carolina NC 69.6%
Southern Methodist University TX 69.7%
University of Colorado CO 69.7%
University of Georgia GA 70.6%
Wake Forest University NC 71.1%
Arizona State University AZ 71.2%
Georgia State University GA 71.2%
University of Arizona AZ 71.5%
Seton Hall University NJ 72.3%
Washburn University KS 72.3%
Louisiana State University LA 72.4%
University of Illinois IL 72.4%
William and Mary VA 72.6%
Yale University CT 72.6%
Boston University MA 72.8%
University of Alabama AL 73.1%
University of Nebraska NE 73.5%
Ohio State University OH 73.8%
University of California - Irvine CA 74.2%
Boston College MA 75.1%
University of Minnesota MN 76.1%
Brigham Young University UT 76.1%
University of California - Davis CA 77.5%
University of Iowa IA 77.8%
University of Texas TX 78.1%
Washington University in St Louis MO 78.3%
University of Notre Dame IN 78.8%
George Washington University DC 78.9%
University of Southern California CA 79.3%
Georgetown University DC 79.9%
University of Kentucky KY 80.2%
University of New Mexico NM 80.2%
University of California - Los Angeles CA 81%
Northwestern University IL 81.4%
Emory University GA 83.6%
Vanderbilt University TN 84.5%
Harvard University MA 89.9%
Duke University NC 90.2%
University of Michigan MI 90.3%
Stanford University CA 90.4%
University of California - Berkeley CA 92.3%
University of Chicago IL 92.4%
New York University NY 93.5%
Columbia University NY 93.8%
University of Virginia VA 94.3%
University of Pennsylvania PA 94.6%
Cornell University NY 95.8%