May 4, 2016 — The University of Houston Law Center ranked ninth in career support and 16th in networking, according to a survey of students and recent graduates compiled by an online graduate school guide.
Graduateprograms.com solicits scores and comments on 15 categories covering a variety of student topics, such as academic competitiveness, career support, financial aid, and quality of network. Scores are averaged and schools are ranked compared to other similar graduate programs. The survey covered the period from Sept. 1, 2012 to Sept. 30, 2015.
"The Career Development Office aims to offer a variety of programming and resources to meet the needs of students and alumni," said Allison Regan, assistant dean for career development. "We are honored that students and alumni feel supported by our efforts and will strive to exceed expectations going forward."
Graduate Programs defines "Career Support" as: quality of career planning, resources and support received both during graduate school studies and after. Click here to read more.
"Quality of Network" questions included: does/did your program provide you strong peer, faculty and alumni networking connections and opportunities? Click here to read more.
Students and graduates may review their programs at www.graduateprograms.com.