www.mozilla.com Weather Central
Voices
Headlines

Defendant in Fairmount Park attack now charged with capital murder -11/26/2014, 2:54 PM

Weigand shuffles executive leadership -11/26/2014, 2:54 PM

Share the Season: Son's hospital stay put mom behind on bills -11/26/2014, 2:54 PM

Sedgwick County property tax bills went out this week, some incorrectly -11/26/2014, 2:54 PM

Injured vet, family find reasons to be thankful through hard times -11/26/2014, 2:54 PM

Foster dad pleads guilty to involuntary manslaughter in baby's death in hot car -11/26/2014, 2:54 PM

WSU to dedicate upgraded lab to study electrical power -11/24/2014, 4:55 PM

Wilbur Middle School employee placed on leave after arrest -11/24/2014, 4:55 PM

Wichita investors announce plan for southeast Kansas casino -11/24/2014, 4:55 PM

Executive Airshare expanding service into San Antonio -11/24/2014, 4:55 PM

Cut-your-own Christmas tree farm to open -11/24/2014, 4:55 PM

myTown Calendar

SPOTLIGHT
[var top_story_head]

KU law school reports better employment for grads

Published on -4/8/2013, 9:41 AM

Printer-friendly version
E-Mail This Story

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) -- After years of declining numbers, The University of Kansas Law School says its 2012 graduates had improved success in finding jobs.

Law school dean Stephen Mazza says the school is pleased with data from the American Bar Association.

The Lawrence Journal-World reports (http://bit.ly/12AgUVS ) the association found that 85.6 percent of the university's law school's 2012 graduates found jobs nine months after graduation. That's the best rate in five years, ranking the university No. 95 in the country in graduate job placement.

In 2011, only 80.5 percent of the law school's class found jobs at the same point, a rank of 151.

Mazza credited assistant dean Arturo Thompson and other newly hired career services staff for improving the focus on finding jobs for graduates.

digg delicious facebook stumbleupon google Newsvine
More News and Photos

Associated Press Videos