Employment Statistics

Class of 2016 Employment Statistics as of March 15, 2017

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.

Employment Status
Full Time
Part Time
Number Percentage
of Class
Long Term Short Term Long Term Short Term
Total Employed 268 9 7 12 296 83.15%
Employed - Bar Passage Required 221 2 2 0 225 63.20%
Employed - J.D. Advantage 36 3 5 8 52 14.61%
Employed - Professional 3 2 0 2 7 1.97%
Employed - Non-Professional 3 1 0 1 5 1.40%
Employed - Law School/University Funded 5 1 0 1 7 1.97%
Employed - Undeterminable 0 0 0 0 0 0.00%
Pursuing Graduate Degree Full Time         2 0.56%
Unemployed - Start Date Deferred         2 0.56%
Unemployed - Not Seeking          5 1.40%
Unemployed - Seeking          44 12.36%
Employment Status Unknown         7* 1.97%
Total Graduates         356  

 

Employment Type

Employment Type
Full Time
Part Time
Number Percentage
of Employed
Long Term Short Term Long Term Short Term
Law Firms 174   1  185 62.50%
Started Own Practice 2 0 0 0 2 0.68%
1-10 84 1 4 5 94 31.76%
11-25 31 0 0 0 31 10.47%
26-50 10 0 0 0 10 3.38%
51-100 14 0 1 0 15 5.07%
101-250 10 0 0 0 10 3.38%
251-500 3 0 0 0 3 1.01%
501+ 20 0 0 0 20 6.76%
Unknown Size 0 0 0 0 0 0.00%
Business & Industry 51
4 2 3 60 20.27%
Government 19 1 0 1 21 7.09% 
Public Interest 12 1 0 2 15 5.07%
Judicial Clerkships 10 0 0 0 10 3.38%
Federal 9 0 0 0 9 3.04%
State & Local 1 0 0 0 1 0.34%
Other 0 0 0 0 0 0.00%
Education 2 2 0 1 5 1.69%
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0 0.00%
Total 268 9
7 12 296  

 

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 2 0 0 0 2 0.68%
Employed - JD Advantage 3 1 0 1 5 1.69%
Employed - Professional 0 0 0 0 0 0.00%
Employed - Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0 0.00%
Total   5 1 0 1 7  2.36%

 

Employment Location

Employment Location State Number Percentage
of Employed
State - Largest Employment
California 277  93.58%
State - 2nd Largest Employment District of Columbia 3 1.01 %
State - 3rd Largest Employment
Massachusetts 2 0.68%
Employed in Foreign Countries 1 0.34%

* Includes graduates who reported employment, but have not disclosed enough details for the law school to accurately classify them based on ABA standards and definitions. 

 

Additional Resources

Employment Report for the 2015, 2014, and 2013 Graduating Classes
We are in the process of updating this report with Class of 2016 information

ABA Class of 2016 Employment Summary
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_2015_NALP_Summary_Report
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 2016 NALP Report should be available in August/SeptemberJuly 2017

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.