Within 8 months of graduating, more than 98 percent of May 2017 graduates reported being employed, continuing their education, or not intentionally seeking employment (95.8 percent survey response rate).
84 percent of our most recently polled graduates (class of 2017) reported they were very satisfied or satisfied with their primary activity after graduation.
11:1 student-to-faculty ratio with an average class size of 19.
95 percent of full-time faculty have a doctorate or the highest degree in their field.
43 percent of Luther students participate in at least one music ensemble; 27 percent compete on one or more of the college’s 19 intercollegiate teams; and 44 percent play intramural sports.
90 percent of students live on campus, which creates a vibrant and engaged campus community.
22 percent of Luther students graduate with a double major.
32 percent come from the top tenth of their high school class.
75 percent of May 2015 graduates participated in one or more out-of-classroom applied learning activity including an internship, research, practicum, clinical and/or a student-teaching experience.
A Global Perspective
Luther students come from 74 countries and 39 states.
Each year, between 400-500 Luther students study abroad, ranking Luther among the top baccalaureate colleges in the nation for the percentage of students who study abroad prior to graduation—over two-thirds.
Luther has semester and yearlong programs in Nottingham, England; Münster, Germany; Coldigioco, Italy; and Sliema, Malta. We offer J-term classes in dozens of countries, and students also have the opportunity to enroll in study-abroad programs through partnering institutions in additional locations.