Is a Law Degree Worth It?
Is a law degree still lucrative? Is it still worth pursuing now, or are you better off working towards getting another degree? According to the American Bar Association (ABA), 78.6 percent of graduates of the 200 law schools accredited by the ABA have landed full-time jobs requiring a Juris Doctor degree or bar passage within less than a year of graduation. This is a slight increase from the 2017 statistics, which sat at 75.3 percent. The 3.3 percent difference, albeit rather