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:

Political Science Statistics 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 Total/Average
Total Majors 22 39 23 27 25 24 27 187
# Responding 20 36 21 24 23 21 27 172
% Responding 91% 92% 91% 89% 92% 88% 100% 92%
% Seeking Advanced Degrees 50% 36% 10% 8% 17% 14% 15% 21%
% Employed 35% 31% 67% 79% 48% 71% 52% 55%
% Continuing Education 0% 3% 4% 0% 9% 0% 7% 3%
% Other 5% 2% 0% 0% 17% 0% 15% 6%
% Volunteer 10% 25% 19% 13% 9% 14% 11% 14%
% Still Seeking 0% 3% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%