Employment Statistics

Class of 2015 Employment Statistics as of March 15, 2016

The information below was reported to the American Bar Association (ABA). Please review the additional resources at the bottom of this page for more detailed information about our employment statistics for the 2015, 2014, and 2013 classes.

Employment Status
Full Time
Part Time
Number Percentage
of Class
Long Term Short Term Long Term Short Term
Total Employed 276 8 13 5 302 82.51%
Employed - Bar Passage Required 227 5 5 2 239 65.30%
Employed - J.D. Advantage 42 3 5 1 51 13.93%
Employed - Professional 2 0 2 1 5 1.37%
Employed - Non-Professional 1 0 1 0 2 0.55%
Employed - Law School/University Funded 3 0 0 0 3 0.82%
Employed - Undeterminable 1 0 0 1 2 0.55%
Pursuing Graduate Degree Full Time         4 1.09%
Unemployed - Start Date Deferred         5 1.37%
Unemployed - Not Seeking          5 1.37%
Unemployed - Seeking          50 13.66%
Employment Status Unknown         0 0.00%
Total Graduates         366  

 

Employment Type

Employment Type
Full Time
Part Time
Number Percentage
of Employed
Long Term Short Term Long Term Short Term
Law Firms           68.54%
Solo 4 0 0 0 4 1.32%
2-10 89 1 6 3 99 32.78%
11-25 39 2 0 0 41 13.58%
26-50 15 0 0 0 15 4.97%
51-100 7 0 0 0 7 2.32%
101-250 6 0 0 0 6 1.99%
251-500 8 0 0 0 8 2.65%
501+ 27 0 0 0 27 8.94%
Unknown Size 0 0 0 0 0 0.00%
Business & Industry 44
2 6 1 53 17.55%
Government 15 1 0 0 16 5.30% 
Public Interest 11 0 1 0 12 3.97%
Judicial Clerkships 10 2 0 0 12 3.97%
Federal 8 1 0 0 9 2.98%
State & Local 2 1 0 0 3 0.99%
Other 0 0 0 0 0 0.00%
Education 1 0 0 0 1 0.33%
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 1 1 0.33%
Total 276 8
13 5 302  

 

Law School/University Funded Positions

Law School/University
Funded Positions

Full Time
Part Time
Number Percentage
of Employed
Long Term Short Term Long Term Short Term
Employed - Bar Passage Required 3 0 0 0 3 0.99%
Employed - JD Advantage 0 0 0 0 0 0.00%
Employed - Professional 0 0 0 0 0 0.00%
Employed - Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0 0.00%
Total   3 0 0 0 3  0.99%

 

Employment Location

Employment Location State Number Percentage
of Employed
State - Largest Employment
California 282  93.38%
State - 2nd Largest Employment District of Columbia 2  0.66%
State - 3rd Largest Employment
New York 2 0.66%
Employed in Foreign Countries 1 0.33%

 

Additional Resources

Employment Report for the 2015, 2014, and 2013 Graduating Classes

ABA Class of 2015 Employment Summary
ABA Class of 2014 Employment Summary
ABA Class of 2013 Employment Summary
ABA Class of 2012 Employment Summary
ABA Class of 2011 Employment Summary
Prepared by the American Bar Association (ABA)
The Class of 2016 ABA Employment Summary should be available in April 2017

Loyola_Law_School_Class_of_2014_NALP_Summary_Report 
Loyola_Law_School_Class_of_2013_NALP_Summary_Report 
Loyola_Law_School_Class_of_2012_NALP_Summary_Report
Loyola_Law_School_Class_of_2011_NALP_Summary_Report
Prepared by the National Association for Law Placement, Inc. (NALP)
The Class of 2015 NALP Report should be available in July 2016

Please note that the ABA and NALP utilize different standards and definitions in their reporting methods, which may result in slight discrepancies between the reports.