Law School Rankings by Employment Rate

The following table ranks the top 50 American law schools based upon data presented in the U. S. News & World Report law school rankings. The inclusion of the USN&WR data by the ILRG is intended solely as a public service and does not constitute an endorsement of the study's methodology.

No. School Name ST Employed 6 Months
After Graduation
USN&WR
Rank
1. Yale CT 99% 1
2. Duke NC 98% 10
3. U. of Virginia VA 97% 9
3. NYU NY 97% 6
3. Harvard MA 97% 2
6. Stanford CA 96% 3
6. U of Chicago IL 96% 4
6. Columbia NY 96% 5
9. BYU UT 95% 32
9. Notre Dame IN 95% 25
9. Vanderbilt TN 95% 16
9. Cornell NY 95% 11
13. U. of IL - Urbana IL 94% 19
13. UC Berkeley CA 94% 12
13. Georgetown DC 94% 12
13. U. of Pennsylvania PA 94% 8
13. USC CA 94% 15
18. William & Mary VA 93% 30
18. U. of Minnesota MN 93% 21
18. Wake Forest NC 93% 35
18. Washington Univ. MO 93% 31
22. U. of Georgia GA 92% 27
22. U. of Tenn. - Knoxville TN 92% 47
22. UCLA CA 92% 17
22. U. of MI - Ann Arbor MI 92% 7
22. Emory GA 92% 23
22. George Washington DC 92% 22
22. Fordham NY 92% 28
29. U. of Utah UT 90% 36
30. U. of Texas TX 89% 18
30. Northwestern IL 89% 14
32. Washington and Lee VA 88% 20
32. Rutgers - Newark NJ 88% 42
32. U. CT CT 88% 38
35. Ohio State OH 87% 48
35. U. of Washington WA 87% 23
35. U. of Arizona AZ 87% 50
35. Ind. U. at Bloom. IN 87% 37
35. Villanova PA 87% 50
35. Boston College MA 87% 26
41. U. of Houston TX 86% 46
41. U. of Florida FL 86% 40
41. Case Western OH 86% 44
44. U. of Iowa IA 85% 33
44. U. of Wisconsin - Mad. WI 85% 43
46. UNC - Chapel Hill NC 83% 34
46. Boston U MA 83% 29
48. UC Davis CA 81% 41
49. U CO at Boulder CO 79% 39
50. Tulane LA 76% 49
51. UC Hastings CA 74% 45