Recent Grad Statistics

Luther College aggressively tracks the career paths/outcomes of its graduates. From employment to graduate school to post-graduate service, the following reports provide a detailed overview of the varied career paths of our graduates.

For full details on the survey results, please follow the links provided in the table below:

Recent Grad Statistics (all majors) 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 Total/Average
Total Majors 685 615 689 641 567 664 3861
# Responding 623 567 638 588 511 606 3533
% Responding 91% 92% 93% 91% 89% 90% 92%
% Seeking Advanced Degrees 23% 23% 19% 19% 21% 22% 21%
% Employed 57% 62% 63% 66% 61% 58% 67%
% Continuing Education 11% 8% 9% 4% 6% 6% 7%
% Other 2% 2% 1% 1% 1% 3% 2%
% Volunteer 6% 5% 6% 7% 8% 7% 6%
% Still Seeking 1% 1% 2% 3% 3% 4% 2%