The location of the School of Law near New York, Boston, Hartford and New Haven is at the heart of one of the largest concentrations of private law firms, corporate headquarters and financial institutions in the country. Career Development inititiatives, Quinnipiac's extensive externship program, and a tight network of alumni create many opportunities for students to tap into this concentrated job market.
For the class of 2015, 99 of our 113 graduates were employed ten months after their graduation date. Our accrediting agency, the American Bar Association, maintains detailed information about the types of jobs in which those 99 graduates were employed on March 15, 2016. We encourage you to review the 2015 ABA Employment Summary Report detailing that information. You can also review the 2014 ABA Employment Summary Report and the 2013 ABA Employment Summary Report. Below, we include a chart and a graph summarizing the status and distribution of jobs held by the 99 class of 2015 graduates employed as of March 15, 2016.
(Statistics were compiled in March 2016, ten months after graduation. 96 percent survey response rate – 109 of 113 graduates. All numbers are rounded to the nearest whole percent.)
|Employment Status for QU Law Class of 2015
88% of the graduating class was employed as of March 29, 2016 in the categories listed below.
View a more detailed chart including all employment categories as defined by the ABA
(full-time/part-time/short term/long term).
|Employment Status||# in job (of 99 employed)|
|Bar passage is required||62|
|JD is an advantage||29|
|Other professional jobs||5|
|Law school/University funded||1|