Class of 2016 Employment Statistics by School

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Re: Class of 2016 Employment Statistics by School

Postby Pomeranian » Mon May 01, 2017 1:37 am

Can this replace the old sticky?

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Re: Class of 2016 Employment Statistics by School

Postby Rigo » Mon May 01, 2017 9:40 am

Why is FSU in the OP? Get that garbage 9% outta here Nebby!!!!!

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Re: Class of 2016 Employment Statistics by School

Postby LawMan16 » Mon May 01, 2017 2:05 pm

For those interested in schools that fall below the threshold for inclusion here, there is a chart on the law school admissions subreddit that includes placement numbers for all ranked institutions.

https://www.reddit.com/r/lawschooladmissions/comments/643pwm/2016_aba_employment_reports/

Appropriating the numbers there, I've created a spreadsheet that adds the BL + FC percentages. The numbers disagree slightly with those presented here due to rounding error, but it appears that a total of eighty-three law schools boasted BL + FC numbers >10% for the c/o 2016. All credit goes to Reddit user tbk9 for compiling these figures.

https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B_q30XPG3vp9TzNKMHVLZVU0djA

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Re: Class of 2016 Employment Statistics by School

Postby RParadela » Mon May 01, 2017 2:40 pm

Rigo wrote:Why is FSU in the OP? Get that garbage 9% outta here Nebby!!!!!


Settle down

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Re: Class of 2016 Employment Statistics by School

Postby Rigo » Mon May 01, 2017 2:52 pm

RParadela wrote:
Rigo wrote:Why is FSU in the OP? Get that garbage 9% outta here Nebby!!!!!

Settle down

I will NOT!

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Re: Class of 2016 Employment Statistics by School

Postby cannibal ox » Mon May 01, 2017 3:41 pm

LawMan16 wrote:For those interested in schools that fall below the threshold for inclusion here, there is a chart on the law school admissions subreddit that includes placement numbers for all ranked institutions.

https://www.reddit.com/r/lawschooladmissions/comments/643pwm/2016_aba_employment_reports/

Appropriating the numbers there, I've created a spreadsheet that adds the BL + FC percentages. The numbers disagree slightly with those presented here due to rounding error, but it appears that a total of eighty-three law schools boasted BL + FC numbers >10% for the c/o 2016. All credit goes to Reddit user tbk9 for compiling these figures.

https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B_q30XPG3vp9TzNKMHVLZVU0djA


These employment numbers include JD Advantage jobs, which aren't counted by sites like LST, and aren't really regarded as ideal outcomes (except JD/MBA type jobs) by TLS common wisdom.

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Re: Class of 2016 Employment Statistics by School

Postby LawMan16 » Mon May 01, 2017 3:56 pm

cannibal ox wrote:
LawMan16 wrote:For those interested in schools that fall below the threshold for inclusion here, there is a chart on the law school admissions subreddit that includes placement numbers for all ranked institutions.

https://www.reddit.com/r/lawschooladmissions/comments/643pwm/2016_aba_employment_reports/

Appropriating the numbers there, I've created a spreadsheet that adds the BL + FC percentages. The numbers disagree slightly with those presented here due to rounding error, but it appears that a total of eighty-three law schools boasted BL + FC numbers >10% for the c/o 2016. All credit goes to Reddit user tbk9 for compiling these figures.

https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B_q30XPG3vp9TzNKMHVLZVU0djA


These employment numbers include JD Advantage jobs, which aren't counted by sites like LST, and aren't really regarded as ideal outcomes (except JD/MBA type jobs) by TLS common wisdom.


Did you look at the spreadsheet at the second link? Column B is the traditional TLS BL+FC metric. JD Advantage jobs are not counted in those totals, as far as I am aware.

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Re: Class of 2016 Employment Statistics by School

Postby cannibal ox » Mon May 01, 2017 4:16 pm

LawMan16 wrote:
cannibal ox wrote:
LawMan16 wrote:For those interested in schools that fall below the threshold for inclusion here, there is a chart on the law school admissions subreddit that includes placement numbers for all ranked institutions.

https://www.reddit.com/r/lawschooladmissions/comments/643pwm/2016_aba_employment_reports/

Appropriating the numbers there, I've created a spreadsheet that adds the BL + FC percentages. The numbers disagree slightly with those presented here due to rounding error, but it appears that a total of eighty-three law schools boasted BL + FC numbers >10% for the c/o 2016. All credit goes to Reddit user tbk9 for compiling these figures.

https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B_q30XPG3vp9TzNKMHVLZVU0djA


These employment numbers include JD Advantage jobs, which aren't counted by sites like LST, and aren't really regarded as ideal outcomes (except JD/MBA type jobs) by TLS common wisdom.


Did you look at the spreadsheet at the second link? Column B is the traditional TLS BL+FC metric. JD Advantage jobs are not counted in those totals, as far as I am aware.


I'm talking about column G.

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Re: Class of 2016 Employment Statistics by School

Postby personofinterest » Wed May 03, 2017 7:07 pm

I'm not sure how to make images display, so I put in a link too.

Picture is graph of BL+Clerkship % for T14. Can this be added to front page?

http://imgur.com/1iaXQ26
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Re: Class of 2016 Employment Statistics by School

Postby cannibal ox » Wed May 03, 2017 7:15 pm

personofinterest wrote:I'm not sure how to make images display, so I put in a link too.

Picture is graph of BL+Clerkship % for T14. Can this be added to front page?

http://imgur.com/1iaXQ26
Image


I disagree. 8)

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Re: Class of 2016 Employment Statistics by School

Postby personofinterest » Wed May 03, 2017 7:18 pm

cannibal ox wrote:
personofinterest wrote:I'm not sure how to make images display, so I put in a link too.

Picture is graph of BL+Clerkship % for T14. Can this be added to front page?

http://imgur.com/1iaXQ26
Image


I disagree. 8)


good catch. I meant to say T13 and GULC.

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Re: Class of 2016 Employment Statistics by School

Postby Pragmatic Gun » Wed May 03, 2017 7:19 pm

cannibal ox wrote:
personofinterest wrote:I'm not sure how to make images display, so I put in a link too.

Picture is graph of BL+Clerkship % for T14. Can this be added to front page?

http://imgur.com/1iaXQ26
Image


I disagree. 8)


Yeah, GULC is not a law school, it's a law center.

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Re: Class of 2016 Employment Statistics by School

Postby Rigo » Sat May 13, 2017 11:02 pm

The reports for each school are available.
http://employmentsummary.abaquestionnaire.org
Also saw that LST was updated.

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Re: Class of 2016 Employment Statistics by School

Postby GatorSXT » Mon Aug 14, 2017 9:03 pm

You can't rely on employment statistics that schools publish.

No school I've ever attended has contacted me to ask if I was employed, and I don't know anyone else who had such an experience.

Do you know where I'm going with this? I hope so.

It might be good to look at other professions or jobs that you could do if and when this law thing does not pan out.

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Re: Class of 2016 Employment Statistics by School

Postby Iwanttolawschool » Mon Aug 14, 2017 9:37 pm

GatorSXT wrote:You can't rely on employment statistics that schools publish.

No school I've ever attended has contacted me to ask if I was employed, and I don't know anyone else who had such an experience.

Do you know where I'm going with this? I hope so.

It might be good to look at other professions or jobs that you could do if and when this law thing does not pan out.


Pardon me? Haha!

"No school I've ever attended has contacted me to ask if I was employed" -- how many law schools have you attended exactly?

T-14 schools are annoyingly insistent on knowing where you work and how much you get paid. So either you've never been to law school, you went 15 years ago, the super low end schools are potentially shady, OR you went to so many god damn law schools that no school is sure who has the right to contact you.




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