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 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 Total/Average
Total Majors 44 72 45 59 67 55 54 396
# Responding 41 69 43 59 64 53 53 382
% Responding 93% 96% 95% 100% 96% 96% 98% 96%
% Seeking Advanced Degrees 24% 35% 23% 37% 36% 28% 15% 28%
% Employed 46% 46% 44% 41% 42% 47% 59% 46%
% Continuing
Education
20% 13% 21% 17% 12% 19% 12% 16%
% Other 0% 0% 5% 3% 6% 4% 10% 4%
% Volunteer 10% 0% 7% 2% 2% 0% 2% 3%
% Still Seeking 0% 6% 0% 0% 2% 2% 2% 2%