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University of Georgia School of Law Employment Statistics

ABA Employment Summary Reports

The following are placement statistics, as of 9 months after graduation, and bar passage rates for recent Georgia Law classes, as reported to the ABA pursuant to their guidelines.

 

Class of 2013

 

 

Class of 2012

 

Class of 2011

 

Data Charts: Class of 2011

Class of 2011 Employment Status - 9 Months Out:

 

 

Class of 2011 Placement by Employer Type - 9 Months Out:

 

 

Class of 2011 Placement by Employer Type (Including Law Firm Breakdown) - 9 Months Out:

 

 

Size of Firms Joined by 2011 Grads - 9 Months Out:

 

 

 


 

Bar Passage Rate - Class of 2011

 



 

Class of 2010

 

UGA Law School Class of 2010 Placement and Bar Passage Statistics - 9 Months After Graduation

 

Employment Status:

 

 EMPLOYMENT STATUS

NUMBER

LONG TERM

SHORT TERM

  Employed

204

192

11

  Pursuing graduate degree FT

1

   

  Unemployed - not seeking

3

   

  Unemployed - seeking

8

   

  Employment status unknown

3

   

  Total graduates

219

   

 

Law School Funded Short Term Positions:

 

 EMPLOYMENT BY LAW SCHOOLS

Number

LONG TERM

SHORT TERM

Of Those Reported as Employed - Number which were in Law School/University Funded Positions

1

1

0

 

Employment Type:

 

 EMPLOYMENT TYPE

NUMBER

LONG TERM

SHORT TERM

  Law Firms

     

          Solo

2

2

0

          2 - 10

50

49

1

          11 - 25

14

13

1

          26 - 50

6

6

0

          51 - 100

8

8

0

          101 - 250

2

2

0

          251 - 500

4

4

0

          501 +

18

18

0

          Unknown

7

1

6

  Business & industry

16

15

1

  Government

37

36

1

  Pub. Int. (inc. Pub. Def.)

4

4

0

  Federal

19

19

0

  State & local

10

10

0

  Academia

1

1

0

  Employer type unknown

6

   

  Total

204

188

10

 

Bar Passage Rate - Class of 2010

 

Overall Passage Rate

 

Percent of First Time Test Takers Reported by UGA Graduates:

94.42%

Weighted Average UGA Pass Percentage

97.03%

Weighted Average State Pass Percentage:

83.34%

Total Weighted Percentage Pass Difference

13.69%

 

Passage Rate by State

 

Jurisdiction

Takers

Passers

Pass %

State %

% Difference between UGA Pass Rate and Overall State Passage Rate:

Georgia

181

175

96.69

83.61

13.08

North Carolina

6

6

100.00

77.50

22.50

New York

5

5

100.00

84.92

15.08

Florida

4

4

100.00

77.63

22.37

Maryland

1

1

100.00

79.96

20.04

Alabama

1

1

100.00

84.91

15.09

Tennessee

1

1

100.00

84.24

15.76

South Carolina

1

1

100.00

79.69

20.31

Illinois

1

1

100.00

89.38

10.62

Michigan

1

1

100.00

84.83

15.17

Colorado

1

1

100.00

82.79

17.21