Center for Career Engagement

Empowering Gettysburgians to create and pursue meaningful futures.

Katy Mattson

Director of Career Counseling

Center for Career Engagement



Campus Box 0425


College Union Building

300 N. Washington Street
Gettysburg, PA 17325-1400

Katy Mattson, MSW

Director, Career Counseling

Pre-health Advisor

Katy Mattson came to Gettysburg College in 2002 as the International Student Advisor but has been working in Career since 2004. In addition to her work as Director, she is the Health Professions Advisor and Chair of the Health Professions Committee. Katy came to Gettysburg from Towson University where she recruited international students and has worked in government as an LA in the US Senate and Banking Committee as well as in healthcare as a neuropsychological technician. She earned her MSW from Catholic University in 1998 and her BA in Psychology from Hollins University in 1991.


BA M.S.W., The Catholic University of America, 1998
BA Hollins University, 1991