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:

Sociology Statistics 2008 2009 2010 2011
2012 2013 2014 Total/Average
Total Majors 13 9 13 15 18 8 16 98
# Responding 11 8 11 12 18 7 16 89
% Responding 85% 89% 80% 89% 100% 88% 100% 91%
% Seeking Advanced Degrees 9% 25% 9% 25% 10% 0% 13% 13%
% Employed 73% 50% 46% 42% 66% 80% 75% 62%
% Continuing Education 0% 0% 0% 0% 5% 0% 6% 2%
% Other 0% 0% 9% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1%
% Volunteer 18% 25% 27% 25% 19% 20% 6% 20%
% Still Seeking 0% 0% 9% 8% 0% 0% 0% 2%