Recent Grad Statistics

Luther College aggressively tracks the career paths and 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:

Biology Statistics 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 Total/Average
Total Majors 60 63 70 83 90 72 77 515
# Responding 54 58 67 79 84 68 75 485
% Responding 90% 92% 96% 95% 93% 94% 97% 94%
% Seeking Advanced Degrees 43% 41% 46% 28% 31% 31% 36% 37%
% Employed 39% 33% 40% 57% 49% 46% 45% 44%
% Continuing Education 11% 5% 3% 1% 9% 6% 5% 6%
% Other 0% 4% 2% 1% 5% 10% 7% 4%
% Volunteer 7% 10% 6% 10% 6% 7% 4% 7%
% Still Seeking 0% 7% 3% 3% 0% 0% 3% 2%