Summer Employment Statistics

Summer 2015 Employment Statistics 

Wake Forest 1Ls and 2Ls took law-related summer positions in 28 locations in the US, including DC,  and 1 foreign country. Those locations included: AL, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DE, DC, FL, GA, IN, IA, KS, KY, MD, MA, MO, NH, NJ, NM, NY, NC, OH, PA, SC, TN, TX, VA, WV and Tanzania.

For the Class of 2016, 97% students reported working in a law-related position this past summer. Three percent did not report survey information.

For the Class of 2017, 97.1% of the students reported working in law-related internship for at least part or half of their summer. 1.2% did not work and took classes during the summer, and 1.7 did not complete a summer employment survey.

2Ls for the Summer 2015

Hours of Service
Type of employment
Academic 31
Corporate 6
Government 23
Judicial Internship 22
Law Firm 40
Other 2
Nonprofit 7
Public Interest 11

1Ls for the Summer 2015

Hours of Service
Type of employment
Academic 16
Business 4
Corporate 10
Government 38
Judicial Internship 22
Law Firm 74
Nonprofit 3
Public Interest 7