Alumni employed or in graduate school within a year after graduating

98% of the Gettysburg 2015 graduating class are employed or attending graduate school within a year after graduation.



Class of 2015

StatusClass of 2015
Employed 78%
Attending graduate school 20%
Subtotal: Employed OR attending graduate school 98%
Other (Planning to attend graduate school; Traveling) 0.9%
Seeking employment 1.3%

Class of 2015 One-Year-Out Career Outcomes

One-Year-Out Career Outcomes of Previous Graduating Classes

Status/Graduating Class of:

2012

2013

2014

Employed 72% 70% 73%
Attending graduate school 21% 24% 22%
Subtotal: Employed OR attending graduate school 93% 94% 95%
Other (Planning to attend graduate school; Volunteering; Traveling) 1% 2% 2%
Seeking employment 5.7% 3.9% 3.4%

 

Note: (1) Graduates reporting both being employed AND attending graduate school were counted once and categorized based on their primary activity. (2) Starting from Class of 2012, three methods were used to collect graduates' career outcomes data: One-Year-Out Alumni Survey, HEDS Graduating Senior Survey, and LinkedIn search. The participation rate/Knowledge Rate for Class of 2012 was approximately 87%; Class of 2013, 85%; Class of 2014, 84%; Class of 2015, 92%. For results prior to Class of 2012, please contact the Office of Institutional Analysis.