Office of Career and Professional Development

Employment Summary Reports

Employment Figures Ten Months After Graduation. The table below shows data for 2017 graduates.

EMPLOYMENT SUMMARY FOR 2017 GRADUATES
 
  FULL TIME PART TIME
Employment Status Long Short Long Short Number
Employed – Bar Passage Required 44 0 4 1 49
Employed – JD Advantage 15 3 8 4 30
Employed – Professional Position 5 0 0 0 5
Employed – Non-Professional Position 0 0 3 0 3
Employed – Law School/University Funded 0 0 0 5 5
Employed – Job Category Undeterminable 0 0 0 0 0
Pursuing Graduate Degree Full-Time 11
Unemployed – Start Date Deferred 2
Unemployed – Not Seeking 8
Unemployed – Seeking 34
Employment Status Unknown 2
Total graduates 149

 

  FULL TIME PART TIME
Employment Type Long Short Long Short Number
Law Firms  
Solo 1 0 0 0 1
2 – 10 31 2 8 3 44
11-25 10 1 2 1 14
26-50 2 0 0 0 2
51-100 2 0 1 0 3
101-250 1 0 0 0 1
251-500 0 0 0 0 0
501+ 0 0 0 0 0
Unknown size 0 0 0 0 0
Business & Industry 10 0 3 1 14
Government 5 0 0 0 5
Pub. Int. (inc. Pub. Def.) 2 0 1 5 8
Clerkships – Federal 0 0 0 0 0
Clerkships – State & local 0 0 0 0 0
Clerkships – Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 0 0 0 0 0
Employer type unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Total 64 3 15 10 92
           

  FULL TIME PART TIME
Law School/University Funded Position Long Short Long Short Number
Employed – Bar Passage Required 0 0 0 0 0
Employed – J.D. Advantage 0 0 0 5 5
Employed – Professional Position 0 0 0 0 0
Employed – Non-Professional Position 0 0 0 0 0
Total Employed by Law School/University 0 0 0 5 5
           
Employment Location State Number
State# – Largest Employment California 85
State# – 2nd Largest Employment Hawaii 2
State# – 3rd Largest Employment Texas 2
# employed in foreign countries 0

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 2017 Employment Outcomes as reported to the ABA
Class of 2017 Employment Outcomes as reported to NALP

Class of 2016 Employment Outcomes as reported to the ABA
Class of 2016 Employment Outcomes as reported to NALP

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