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Wiimote baffled

Wiimote baffled
« on: May 24, 2007, 05:32:37 PM »
I just looked up Brooklyn's job placement statistics and I'm suprised to see their median private sector salary is $112,000! There is apparently an amazing disparity between similarly ranked tier 2 schools. On the one end you have schools like Denver or Loyola which have median starting salaries of $65,000 or so and almost half the class unemployed at graduation. On the other end you have schools like BLS with median starting salaries in six figures and the vast majority employed at graduation.

This begs the question, where can we see (1) Employment @ graduation and (2) median private sector salary for all tier 2 schools? Has someone summarized this information into one easy to access chart?

Re: Wiimote baffled
« Reply #1 on: May 24, 2007, 06:25:59 PM »
Average starting salary isn't the only factor that goes into law school rankings, you know.

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Re: Wiimote baffled
« Reply #2 on: May 24, 2007, 06:57:52 PM »
You need a new hobby, this one isn't amusing anymore. Not that it ever was to begin with.

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Re: Wiimote baffled
« Reply #3 on: May 24, 2007, 07:03:02 PM »
I still can't find where someone is begging the question.

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Re: Wiimote baffled
« Reply #4 on: May 24, 2007, 07:43:21 PM »
This thread begs the question...how much of a flame this is going to become...or how much of a troll you are.

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Re: Wiimote baffled
« Reply #5 on: May 24, 2007, 07:45:49 PM »
When someone who considers anything below T14 to be TTT wants to know job prospects for tier 2 schools, you know where it's going.

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Re: Wiimote baffled
« Reply #6 on: May 24, 2007, 08:09:51 PM »
When someone who considers anything below T14 to be TTT wants to know job prospects for tier 2 schools, you know where it's going.

What does TTT mean anyways? All I ever knew it to mean is "to the top" when bumping a thread.

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Re: Wiimote baffled
« Reply #7 on: May 24, 2007, 08:12:12 PM »
Your mom.

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Re: Wiimote baffled
« Reply #8 on: May 24, 2007, 08:13:18 PM »
When someone who considers anything below T14 to be TTT wants to know job prospects for tier 2 schools, you know where it's going.

What does TTT mean anyways? All I ever knew it to mean is "to the top" when bumping a thread.

Third Tier Toilet, generally used to belittle any school that doesn't fulfill the posters expectations of prestige.

Re: Wiimote baffled
« Reply #9 on: May 24, 2007, 08:49:18 PM »
I just looked up Brooklyn's job placement statistics and I'm suprised to see their median private sector salary is $112,000! There is apparently an amazing disparity between similarly ranked tier 2 schools. On the one end you have schools like Denver or Loyola which have median starting salaries of $65,000 or so and almost half the class unemployed at graduation. On the other end you have schools like BLS with median starting salaries in six figures and the vast majority employed at graduation.

This begs the question, where can we see (1) Employment @ graduation and (2) median private sector salary for all tier 2 schools? Has someone summarized this information into one easy to access chart?


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