Recent Grad Statistics

Luther College actively tracks the career paths/outcomes of its graduates. From employment to graduate school to post-graduate service, the following reports provide an overview of the varied career paths our music major graduates have taken in the first eight months after their respective graduation years.

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

Music Statistics 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 Total/Average
Total Majors 60 44 72 45 59 67 347
# Responding 58 41 69 43 59 64 334
% Responding 97% 93% 96% 95% 100% 96% 96%
% Seeking Advanced Degrees 21% 24% 35% 23% 37% 36% 29%
% Employed 66% 46% 46% 44% 41% 42% 48%
% Continuing
Education
10% 20% 13% 21% 17% 13% 16%
% Other 0% 0% 0% 5% 3% 6% 2%
% Volunteer 3% 10% 0% 7% 2% 2% 4%
% Still Seeking 0% 0% 6% 0% 0% 2% 1%