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 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 Total/Average
Total Majors 17 15 13 9 13 15 82
# Responding 12 15 11 8 11 12 69
% Responding 71% 100% 85% 89% 85% 80% 84%
% Seeking Advanced Degrees 33% 20% 9% 25% 9% 20% 19%
% Employed 42% 53% 73% 50% 46% 40% 51%
% Continuing Education 8% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1%
% Other 0% 7% 0% 0% 9% 0% 3%
% Volunteer 8% 13% 18% 25% 27% 20% 14%
% Still Seeking 8% 7% 0% 0% 9% 9% 4%