Office of Career and Professional Development

Employment Summary Reports

Employment Figures Nine Months After Graduation. The table below shows data for 2015 graduates.

EMPLOYMENT SUMMARY FOR 2015 GRADUATES
 
  FULL TIME PART TIME
Employment Status Long Short Long Short Number
Employed – Bar Passage Required 30 2 4 0 36
Employed – JD Advantage 30 2 7 1 40
Employed – Professional Position 4 1 0 0 5
Employed – Non-Professional Position 3 0 4 0 7
Employed – Law School/University Funded 5 3 0 5 13
Employed – Job Category Undeterminable 0 0 0 0 0
Pursuing Graduate Degree Full-Time 9
Unemployed – Start Date Deferred 1
Unemployed – Not Seeking 3
Unemployed – Seeking 23
Employment Status Unknown 4
Total graduates 141

 

  FULL TIME PART TIME
Employment Type Long Short Long Short Number
Law Firms  
Solo 3 0 0 0 3
2 – 10 34 2 10 1 47
11-25 6 0 0 0 6
26-50 2 0 0 0 2
51-100 0 0 0 0 0
101-250 2 1 0 0 3
251-500 0 0 0 0 0
501+ 1 0 0 0 1
Unknown size 0 0 0 0 0
Business & Industry 15 3 5 0 23
Government 5 1 0 0 6
Pub. Int. (inc. Pub. Def.) 1 0 0 4 5
Clerkships – Federal 0 0 0 0 0
Clerkships – State & local 0 0 0 0 0
Clerkships – Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 3 1 0 1 5
Employer type unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Total 72 8 15 6 101
           

  FULL TIME PART TIME
Law School/University Funded Position Long Short Long Short Number
Employed – Bar Passage Required 5 1 0 0 6
Employed – J.D. Advantage 0 2 0 5 7
Employed – Professional Position 0 0 0 0 0
Employed – Non-Professional Position 0 0 0 0 0
Total Employed by Law School/University 5 3 0 5 13
           
Employment Location State Number
State# – Largest Employment California 97
State# – 2nd Largest Employment Colorado 1
State# – 3rd Largest Employment Texas 1
# employed in foreign countries 0

*Class of 2015: Employment includes all employment, legal or non-legal, unless specified otherwise.

Employment Summary Reports

Whittier Law School takes great care to accurately research and report employment rates. You may read our reports to the ABA and NALP below.

Class of 2015 Employment Outcomes as reported to the ABA
Class of 2015 Employment Outcomes as reported to the NALP

Class of 2014 Employment Outcomes as reported to the ABA
Class of 2014 Employment Outcomes as reported to the NALP

Class of 2013 Employment Outcomes as reported to the ABA
Class of 2013 Employment Outcomes as reported to the NALP

Class of 2012 Employment Outcomes as reported to the ABA
Class of 2012 Employment Outcomes as reported to NALP