Employment Statistics

Class of 2013 Summary

151: Total Graduates
148: Employment Status Known

Employment Status

Of students whose employment status is known (148),
at nine months after graduation:

Pie Chart: Chart showing employment status of 2013 Washburn Law graduates.

  • 88%.........Employed (130)
    • Bar Pass Required (98).................75.4%
    • J.D. Advantage (17).......................13.1%
    • Other Professional Position (12)......9.2%
    • Other (3)...........................................2.3%
  • 9%...........Unemployed (14)
  • 3%...........Pursuing Graduate Degree (4)

Areas of Practice *

  • Judicial Clerkship (5) - 4%
  • Law Firm (63) - 48%
  • Government (21) - 16%
  • Public Interest (2) - 2%
  • Academic (1) - 1%
  • Business or Industry (35) - 27%
  • Military (3) - 2%
  • Unknown (0) - 0%

Please note the American Bar Association (ABA) and National Association for Law Placement (NALP) have slightly different definitions for "employment type" which may account for slight differences in the reported types of employment to those two entities. The total number of employed individuals is consistent between both entities.

Geographic Distribution

  • Employed in Kansas (88)..............68%
  • Employed in Missouri (11)...............8%
  • Employed in Colorado (5)................4%
  • Employed in other states (25).......19%
  • Employed in foreign country (1)......1%
Additional Information from NALP Report