Career Services Statistics

With what type of employers do University of Chicago graduates begin their careers?

  • 72-75% Law Firms
  • 18-25% Judicial Clerks
  • 3-4% Government
  • 2-3% Public Interest
  • 1-2% Business and Industry
  • 1-2% Academia

In what geographical locations do University of Chicago graduates accept employment (average over time)?

  • 30-45% Midwest
  • 18-22% Northeast
  • 16-18% Mid Atlantic
  • 14-20% West
  • 3-4% New England
  • 2-3% Mountain
  • 1-2% Foreign Countries

Employment by Geography - Class of 2008

  • 35% Midwest (IL, IN, MI, OH, WI)
  • 19% Middle Atlantic (NJ, NY, PA)
  • 3%   Mountain (AZ, CO, ID, MT, NV, NM, UT, WY)
  • 1%   New England (CT, ME, MA, NH, RI, VT)
  • 19% Pacific (AK, CA, HI, OR, WA)
  • 13% South Atlantic (AL, DC, DE, FL, GA, KY, MD, MS, NC, SC, TN, VA, WV)
  • 3%   North Central (IA, KS, MN, MO, NE, ND, SD)
  • 6%   South Central (AR, LA, OK, TX)
  • 1%   Foreign Countries