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 2014
  • 319 (70.3%) are employed with a job;
  • 37 (8.2%) are participating in a post-BA internship;
  • 49 (10.8%) are pursuing graduate school;
  • 13 (2.9%) are pursuing fellowship opportunities;
  • 21 (4.6%) are "in transition" (traveling, applying to graduate programs, or not looking for positions);
  • 15 (2.9%) are searching for jobs.

Class of 2014 Career Outcomes

(includes employment, internships, graduate school and fellowships)
Health, Science and Technology 86 20.8%
Education and Nonprofit 85 20.5%
Business Management 47 11.4%
Finance 39 9.4%
Communications 36 8.7%
Other (includes fellowships) 38 8.2%
Consulting 28 6.8%
Government and Law 27 6.5%
Marketing and Sales 19 4.6%
Arts 13 3.1%
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