93% of the 2012 graduating class reported being employed or attending graduate school within a year after graduation.
During 1966-2011, 1016 Gettysburg College alumni earned research doctorates, ranking Gettysburg 51st among 662 Baccalaureate colleges.
43% of Gettysburg alumni have completed and 25% are currently enrolled in a graduate degree program (master's, doctoral,or professional) five years after graduation. Alumni are employed in a variety of fields. The most popular career fields are business and education.
Alumni reside in all 50 states, District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands, Canada, and in 5 continents around the world.