Hamilton’s many resources enable students to define their goals, gain meaningful career-related experience and tap into networks that lead to success following graduation. It all starts with a rigorous liberal arts curriculum that prepares students not just for that first job or one particular career, but provides them with the intellectual tools and keen judgment to succeed in any career or field of graduate study.

In today's world, flexibility and versatility are more important than ever. By learning how to think, analyze, question assumptions, solve problems and communicate their ideas persuasively, Hamilton graduates develop life-long skills that enrich their lives.

Below are stories of some recent graduates who are ready to make their mark by beginning careers or embarking on graduate or professional study.

Outcomes Report

In a recent survey of the Class of 2013
  • 325 (72.7%) are employed with a job;
  • 39 (8.6%) are participating in a post-BA internship;
  • 62 (13.8%) are pursuing graduate school;
  • 9 (1.8%) are pursuing fellowship opportunities;
  • 8 (1.8%) are "in transition" (traveling, applying to graduate programs, or not looking for positions);
  • 6 (1.3%) are searching for jobs.

Class of 2013 Career Outcomes

(includes employment, internships, graduate school and fellowships)
Education and Nonprofit 89 20.4%
Health, Science and Technology 80 18.3%
Business Management 50 11.5%
Communications 49 11.2%
Finance 45 10.3%
Government and Law 33 7.6%
Other (includes fellowships) 29 6.7%
Marketing and Sales  18 5.7%
Consulting  24 5.5%
Arts  12 2.8%
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