Alumni employed or in graduate school within a year after graduating

95% of the Gettysburg 2014 graduating class are employed or attending graduate school within a year after graduation.

Class of 2014

StatusClass of 2014
Employed 73%
Attending graduate school 22%
Subtotal: Employed OR attending graduate school 95%
Other (Planning to attend graduate school; Volunteering; Traveling) 2%
Seeking employment 3.4%

Classof2014OneYearOutCareerOutcomesChart

One-Year-Out Career Outcomes of Previous Graduating Classes

Status/Graduating Class of:

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

Employed 71% 70% 71% 72% 70%
Attending graduate school 23% 22% 22% 21% 24%
Subtotal: Employed OR attending graduate school 94% 92% 93% 93% 94%
Other (Planning to attend graduate school; Volunteering; Traveling) 0% 0% 4% 1% 2%
Seeking employment 6% 8% 3.6% 5.7% 3.9%

 

Note: (1) Graduates reporting both being employed AND attending graduate school were counted once. (2) For Classes of 2009, 2010, and 2011, results were based on the One-Year-Out Alumni Survey administered from March to the year following graduation. Survey participation rates were 31% (Class of 2009), 39% (Class of 2010), and 37% (Class of 2011). For Classes of 2012, 2013, and 2014, three methods were used to collect graduates placement data: One-Year-Out Alumni Survey, HEDS Graduating Senior Survey, and LinkedIn search. The participation rate for Class of 2012 was approximately 87%; Class of 2013, 85%; Class of 2014, 84%.