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 2011
2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 Total/Average
Total Majors 15 22 10 16 13 5 9 90
# Responding 12 21 10 16 12 5 9 85
% Responding 80% 96% 100% 100% 92% 100% 100% 95%
% Seeking Advanced Degrees 25% 10% 0% 13% 17% 0% 11% 11%
% Employed 42% 66% 80% 75% 59% 80% 67% 67%
% Continuing Education 0% 5% 0% 6% 8% 0% -- 3%
% Other 0% 0% 0% 0% 8% 0% 0% 1%
% Volunteer 25% 19% 20% 6% 8% 20% 11% 16%
% Still Seeking 8% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1%