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 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 Total/Average
Total Majors 25 24 27 21 21 18 136
# Responding 23 21 27 17 20 14 122
% Responding 92% 88% 100% 81% 95% 78% 89%
% Seeking Advanced Degrees 17% 14% 15% 24% 20% 29% 20%
% Employed 48% 71% 52% 65% 50% 64% 58%
% Continuing Education 9% 0% 7% 0% -- 0% 3%
% Other 17% 0% 15% 0% 0% 0% 5%
% Volunteer 9% 14% 11% 11% 10% 7% 9%
% Still Seeking 0% 0% 0% 0% 10% 0% 2%