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Alumni and Outcomes

Gordon alumni* pursue graduate degrees:

65% have received an advanced degree

    25% in education
    21% in graduate arts and sciences
    8% in medicine
    6% in business
    1% in engineering
    39% in other fields

Graduate institutions include Boston University, Harvard University, Princeton University, Tufts University, Yale University and Cornell University.


72% of graduates enter the job market full time within one year, or were simply not looking.

Gordon alumni serve the following employers:

  • Apple, Inc.
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • Deloitte
  • Department of Health and Human Services
  • Ernst & Young, L.L.P.
  • ESPN
  • Fidelity Investments
  • Genzyme Corp.
  • Google Inc.
  • Harvard University
  • Hewlett-Packard Company
  • Houghton Mifflin Company
  • IBM Corporation
  • Putnam Investments
  • Raytheon
  • State Street Bank
  • The Boston Project Ministries
  • Tufts Floating Hospital for Children
  • World Vision
  • Wycliffe Bible Translators
  • Yale University

Satisfaction and outcomes

92% of the Class of 2017 are employed (PT/FT/self-) or pursuing an advanced degree.

86% of the Class of 2017 alumni reported very satisfied or satisfied with the overall experience of their major.

87% of 10-year out alumni* are very satisfied or satisfied with their current job.

82% of 10-year out alumni* report church attendance frequently or very frequently

*Results according to the 10-Year Alumni satisfaction survey for the graduates of 2008.