Employment Reports

Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 53 4 1 1 59
J.D. Advantage 18 1 4 1 24
Professional 14 0 4 0 18
Non-Professional 3 0 5 0 8
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 88 5 14 2 109
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 5
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 2
Unemployed - Seeking 27
Employment Status Unknown 0
Non-Employed Total 34
Total Graduates 143
School-Funded Jobs
Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 0 0 0 0 0
J.D. Advantage 0 0 0 0 0
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total Law School Funded 0 0 0 1 1
Employed Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Law Firms
Solo 12 0 0 0 12
2-10 Attorneys 19 0 2 1 22
11-25 Attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
26-50 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
51-100 Attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
101-250 Attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
251-500 Attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
501+ Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
Size Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & Industry 13 2 8 0 23
Government 20 1 1 0 22
Public Interest 5 0 1 0 6
Clerkships
Federal 1 0 0 0 1
State & Local 9 2 0 0 11
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 5 2 0 1 8
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 88 7 12 2 109
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 5
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 2
Unemployed - Seeking 27
Employment Status Unknown 0
Non-Employed Total 34
Total Graduates 143
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination LA 84
Second Most Common Employment Destination MS 4
Third Most Common Employment Destination TX 4
# Employed in Foreign Countries 0
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 70 0 1 0 71
J.D. Advantage 31 3 0 3 37
Professional 15 0 0 0 15
Non-Professional 2 1 0 1 4
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 118 4 1 4 126
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 8
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 6
Unemployed - Seeking 21
Employment Status Unknown 0
Non-Employed Total 35
Total Graduates 162
School-Funded Jobs
Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 0 0 0 0 0
J.D. Advantage 0 0 0 0 0
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total Law School Funded 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Law Firms
Solo 12 0 0 1 13
2-10 Attorneys 28 1 0 1 30
11-25 Attorneys 0 0 2 0 2
26-50 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
51-100 Attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
101-250 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
251-500 Attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
501+ Attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
Size Unknown 2 0 0 0 2
Business & Industry 26 1 0 1 28
Government 16 1 0 1 18
Public Interest 3 0 0 0 3
Clerkships
Federal 0 0 0 0 0
State & Local 19 1 1 0 21
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 2 0 0 0 2
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 117 4 1 4 126
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 8
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 6
Unemployed - Seeking 21
Employment Status Unknown 0
Non-Employed Total 35
Total Graduates 162
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination LA 81
Second Most Common Employment Destination GA 8
Third Most Common Employment Destination AL 5
# Employed in Foreign Countries 1
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 59 3 1 0 63
J.D. Advantage 44 4 0 1 49
Professional 14 0 1 1 16
Non-Professional 3 5 1 0 9
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 120 12 3 2 137
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 7
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 1
Unemployed - Not Seeking 3
Unemployed - Seeking 55
Employment Status Unknown 3
Non-Employed Total 69
Total Graduates 206
School-Funded Jobs
Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 0 0 0 0 0
J.D. Advantage 0 0 0 0 0
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total Law School Funded 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Law Firms
Solo 12 0 0 0 12
2-10 Attorneys 31 4 0 0 35
11-25 Attorneys 5 2 0 0 7
26-50 Attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
51-100 Attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
101-250 Attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
251-500 Attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
501+ Attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
Size Unknown 4 0 0 0 4
Business & Industry 25 4 0 0 29
Government 19 1 0 2 22
Public Interest 3 0 1 0 4
Clerkships
Federal 1 0 0 0 1
State & Local 9 0 0 0 9
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 7 0 0 0 7
Employer Type Unknown 2 1 2 0 5
Employed Total 120 12 3 2 137
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 7
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 1
Unemployed - Not Seeking 3
Unemployed - Seeking 55
Employment Status Unknown 3
Non-Employed Total 69
Total Graduates 206
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination LA 25
Second Most Common Employment Destination PA 2
Third Most Common Employment Destination NJ 1
# Employed in Foreign Countries 0
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 57 6 0 0 63
J.D. Advantage 38 2 0 0 40
Professional 20 2 1 0 23
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 115 10 1 0 126
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 1
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 0
Unemployed - Seeking 38
Employment Status Unknown 0
Non-Employed Total 39
Total Graduates 165
School-Funded Jobs
Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 0 0 0 0 0
J.D. Advantage 0 0 0 0 0
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total Law School Funded 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Law Firms
Solo 12 3 0 0 15
2-10 Attorneys 21 3 0 0 24
11-25 Attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
26-50 Attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
51-100 Attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
101-250 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
251-500 Attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
501+ Attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
Size Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & Industry 18 2 1 0 21
Government 36 0 0 0 36
Public Interest 4 1 0 0 5
Clerkships
Federal 2 1 0 0 3
State & Local 8 0 0 0 8
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 4 0 0 0 4
Employer Type Unknown 2 0 0 0 2
Employed Total 115 10 1 0 126
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 1
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 0
Unemployed - Seeking 38
Employment Status Unknown 0
Non-Employed Total 39
Total Graduates 165
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination LA 87
Second Most Common Employment Destination TX 5
Third Most Common Employment Destination GA 2
# Employed in Foreign Countries 0
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 70 5 0 1 76
J.D. Advantage 34 2 2 0 38
Professional 31 5 2 1 39
Non-Professional 1 3 0 1 5
School Funded 0 0 0 0 0
Unknown 1 0 0 0 1
Employed Total 137 15 4 3 159
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 0
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 1
Unemployed - Not Seeking 0
Unemployed - Seeking 25
Employment Status Unknown 9
Non-Employed Total 35
Total Graduates 194
School-Funded Jobs
Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 0 0 0 0 0
J.D. Advantage 0 0 0 0 0
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total Law School Funded 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Law Firms
Solo 12 0 0 0 12
2-10 Attorneys 25 2 0 0 27
11-25 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
26-50 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
51-100 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
101-250 Attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
251-500 Attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
501+ Attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
Size Unknown 10 2 0 0 12
Business & Industry 24 7 2 1 34
Government 24 2 1 0 27
Public Interest 7 0 0 1 8
Clerkships
Federal 0 0 0 0 0
State & Local 10 0 0 0 10
Other 1 0 0 0 1
Education 8 0 1 1 10
Employer Type Unknown 13 2 0 0 15
Employed Total 127 13 4 3 159
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 0
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 1
Unemployed - Not Seeking 0
Unemployed - Seeking 25
Employment Status Unknown 9
Non-Employed Total 35
Total Graduates 194
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination LA 111
Second Most Common Employment Destination TX 12
Third Most Common Employment Destination GA 8
# Employed in Foreign Countries 0
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 81 8 2 4 95
J.D. Advantage 23 0 3 0 26
Professional 23 0 0 2 25
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
School Funded 0 0 0 0 0
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 127 8 5 6 146
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 2
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 1
Unemployed - Seeking 28
Employment Status Unknown 1
Non-Employed Total 32
Total Graduates 178
School-Funded Jobs
Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 0 0 0 0 0
J.D. Advantage 0 0 0 0 0
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total Law School Funded 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Law Firms
Solo 15 0 0 2 17
2-10 Attorneys 36 1 0 0 37
11-25 Attorneys 5 0 0 0 5
26-50 Attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
51-100 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
101-250 Attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
251-500 Attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
501+ Attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
Size Unknown 3 3 0 0 6
Business & Industry 18 0 2 0 20
Government 24 4 2 2 32
Public Interest 5 0 0 2 7
Clerkships
Federal 0 0 0 0 0
State & Local 9 0 1 0 10
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 3 0 0 0 3
Employer Type Unknown 6 0 0 0 6
Employed Total 127 8 5 6 146
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 2
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 1
Unemployed - Seeking 28
Employment Status Unknown 1
Non-Employed Total 32
Total Graduates 178
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination LA 108
Second Most Common Employment Destination TX 11
Third Most Common Employment Destination GA 3
# Employed in Foreign Countries 0
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 73 6 1 2 82
J.D. Advantage 5 1 1 2 9
Professional 13 2 2 2 19
Non-Professional 2 1 2 2 7
School Funded 0 0 0 0 0
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 93 10 6 8 117
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 1
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 4
Unemployed - Not Seeking 5
Unemployed - Seeking 26
Employment Status Unknown 7
Non-Employed Total 43
Total Graduates 160
School-Funded Jobs
Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 0 0 0 0 0
J.D. Advantage 0 0 0 0 0
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total Law School Funded 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Law Firms
Solo 15 1 0 0 16
2-10 Attorneys 16 3 0 1 20
11-25 Attorneys 3 0 0 1 4
26-50 Attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
51-100 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
101-250 Attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
251-500 Attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
501+ Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
Size Unknown 9 1 1 0 11
Business & Industry 3 2 1 0 6
Government 23 2 2 2 29
Public Interest 2 1 0 0 3
Clerkships
Federal 0 0 0 0 0
State & Local 4 0 0 0 4
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 3 0 2 1 6
Employer Type Unknown 13 0 0 3 16
Employed Total 93 10 6 8 117
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 1
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 4
Unemployed - Not Seeking 5
Unemployed - Seeking 26
Employment Status Unknown 7
Non-Employed Total 43
Total Graduates 160
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination LA 86
Second Most Common Employment Destination TX 10
Third Most Common Employment Destination NY 3
# Employed in Foreign Countries 0
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 73 0 1 2 76
J.D. Advantage 9 2 2 0 13
Professional 20 2 1 0 23
Non-Professional 4 1 0 2 7
School Funded 0 0 0 0 0
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 106 5 4 4 119
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 2
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 1
Unemployed - Not Seeking 5
Unemployed - Seeking 11
Employment Status Unknown 17
Non-Employed Total 36
Total Graduates 155
School-Funded Jobs
Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 0 0 0 0 0
J.D. Advantage 0 0 0 0 0
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total Law School Funded 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Law Firms
Solo 4 0 0 1 5
2-10 Attorneys 21 0 1 0 22
11-25 Attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
26-50 Attorneys 3 0 1 0 4
51-100 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
101-250 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
251-500 Attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
501+ Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
Size Unknown 2 1 0 0 3
Business & Industry 14 3 1 0 18
Government 25 0 0 0 25
Public Interest 9 1 0 2 12
Clerkships
Federal 1 0 0 0 1
State & Local 10 0 1 1 12
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 0 0 0 0 0
Employer Type Unknown 12 0 0 0 12
Employed Total 106 5 4 4 119
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 2
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 1
Unemployed - Not Seeking 5
Unemployed - Seeking 11
Employment Status Unknown 17
Non-Employed Total 36
Total Graduates 155
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination LA 76
Second Most Common Employment Destination CA 2
Third Most Common Employment Destination TX 2
# Employed in Foreign Countries 0
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 68 0 0 0 68
J.D. Advantage 21 2 0 0 23
Professional 31 1 0 1 33
Non-Professional 4 3 0 0 7
School Funded 0 0 1 0 1
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 124 6 1 1 132
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 6
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 2
Unemployed - Seeking 13
Employment Status Unknown 2
Non-Employed Total 23
Total Graduates 155
School-Funded Jobs
Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 0 0 0 0 0
J.D. Advantage 0 0 0 0 0
Professional 0 0 1 0 1
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total Law School Funded 0 0 1 0 1
Employed Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Law Firms
Solo 4 1 0 0 5
2-10 Attorneys 24 1 0 0 25
11-25 Attorneys 5 0 0 0 5
26-50 Attorneys 4 0 0 0 4
51-100 Attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
101-250 Attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
251-500 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
501+ Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
Size Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & Industry 20 2 0 0 22
Government 27 1 0 0 28
Public Interest 12 0 0 0 12
Clerkships
Federal 1 0 0 0 1
State & Local 14 0 0 0 14
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 6 1 1 1 9
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 124 6 1 1 132
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 6
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 2
Unemployed - Seeking 13
Employment Status Unknown 2
Non-Employed Total 23
Total Graduates 155
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination LA 114
Second Most Common Employment Destination GA 4
Third Most Common Employment Destination TX 4
# Employed in Foreign Countries 0
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 70 6 0 2 78
J.D. Advantage 13 1 4 1 19
Professional 17 1 0 0 18
Non-Professional 1 0 1 5 7
School Funded 1 0 0 0 1
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 102 8 5 8 123
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 6
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 1
Unemployed - Seeking 18
Employment Status Unknown 2
Non-Employed Total 27
Total Graduates 150
School-Funded Jobs
Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 1 0 0 0 1
J.D. Advantage 0 0 0 0 0
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total Law School Funded 1 0 0 0 1
Employed Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Law Firms
Solo 10 0 0 0 10
2-10 Attorneys 20 3 2 1 26
11-25 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
26-50 Attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
51-100 Attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
101-250 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
251-500 Attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
501+ Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
Size Unknown 2 0 0 0 2
Business & Industry 15 1 2 4 22
Government 20 2 1 1 24
Public Interest 9 0 0 0 9
Clerkships
Federal 1 0 0 0 1
State & Local 8 1 0 1 10
Tribal 0 0 0 0 0
International 0 0 0 0 0
Education 1 1 0 1 3
Employer Type Unknown 8 0 0 0 8
Employed Total 102 8 5 8 123
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 6
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 1
Unemployed - Seeking 18
Employment Status Unknown 2
Non-Employed Total 27
Total Graduates 150
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination LA 79
Second Most Common Employment Destination GA 5
Third Most Common Employment Destination TX 5
# Employed in Foreign Countries 0

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