Employment by Geographic Location

On average, 25 percent of Texas Law graduates have secured postgraduate employment outside of Texas. In the past five years, our graduates have chosen employment in 42 states, as well as the District of Columbia, with the most prevalent out-of-state opportunities in California, New York, and Washington, D.C. In addition, our graduates have landed jobs overseas in Argentina, China, Hong Kong, Japan, the Netherlands, and South Korea.

Geographic Location of Employed GraduatesClass of 2022Class of 2021Class of 2020
New England | MA, ME, NH, RI, VT0%>1%1%
Mid-Atlantic | NJ, NY, PA10%6%8%
East North Central | IL, MI, OH, WI2%2%2%
West North Central | IA, MN, MO, NE0%1%0%
South Atlantic | D.C., FL, GA, MD, NC, SC, VA8%5%6%
East South Central | AL, KY, MS, TN1%1%2%
West South Central | AR, LA, OK, TX70%77%70%
Mountain | AZ, CO, ID, MT, NV, NM, UT3%3%3%
Pacific | AK, CA, OR, WA5%6%6%
Top Employment LocationsClass of 2022Class of 2021Class of 2020
New York10%6%7%
Washington, D.C.4%2%4%