Students who attend Georgetown College are set up for success.

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Based on recent surveys, over 93% of all graduates are employed or continuing their education within 6 months of graduation!

In a recent study of national data, a major jobs site, Zippia.com, ranked Georgetown College #1 in Kentucky for getting a job after graduation!

More impressive is a major study completed by The Economist, an internationally renowned economic publication. The Economist set out to understand which colleges and universities make the biggest difference in a student’s future earnings and helped students the most? Georgetown College ranked 43rd in the country out of the thousands of universities and colleges. We do better than 95% of the colleges and universities in the country at raising our students’ future earnings! You can access the full study here.

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Over the past five years, 100% of our pre-law students and more than 90% of our pre-med students have been admitted into top law schools and medical programs around the country. 

80%

Over 80% of students completing a major in Social and Criminal Justice or Security Studies are employed in the security field, from the Secret Service, FBI, and Department of Homeland Security to Forensic Scientists and Police Officers.

97%

Even in Humanities majors, such as English and Philosophy, which national news stories keep bringing up as difficult majors to find jobs, 97% of recent graduates are employed or in graduate school!

Calling and Career Center

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Our students are prepared to excel in a complex and changing information economy.

From day one, we work to help our students succeed:

  • In four months: our individualized advising and committed faculty prepare students for their upper-level classes.
  • In four years: our Calling and Career Center challenges and helps students with everything from resume building and interview practice to internships, to help them be admitted into graduate school or get that first job.
  • In fourteen years: most importantly, our challenging courses and caring faculty make sure that our students can find and succeed in a meaningful and fulfilling career.

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Brittany Sims, Program Director at Louisville Asset Building Coalition
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Georgetown College encouraged me to find ways to combine my education and my passion for community service. An accounting professor connected with the local Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program where I volunteered my senior year, and I now work as the Director of the program in Louisville, KY.
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Brittany Sims '15
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Our curriculum is designed to help our students gain those crucial career skills that everyone needs to be successful: the ability to read critically, to write carefully and clearly, and to think creatively. Our students are prepared to succeed in any career, and they do!

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After leaving GC, I obtained my PhD in clinical psychology at Louisiana State University (LSU). I am currently working at a private practice in Louisville conducting evaluations for children and adolescents suspected of autism spectrum disorders, ADHD, learning disorders, and other behavioral/emotional concerns. I still keep in contact with some of the GC psych professors and they are always willing to answer questions I have. I am very appreciative of my time at Georgetown!
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Brian Belva

Contact The Graves Center

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We are located in the W. Peyton Thurman Meetinghouse. Contact us at 502-863-8383 or send forms via fax at 502-863-7094. We look forward to hearing from you!

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