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Carleton College

Northfield, MN
University Website: www.carleton.edu
Apply Online: apps.carleton.edu/admissions/overview/apply/
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Coordinates: 44°27′43″N 93°9′13.6″W / 44.46194°N 93.153778°W / 44.46194; -93.153778

Carleton College is an independent non-sectarian, coeducational, liberal arts college in Northfield, Minnesota, USA. The college enrolls 1,958 undergraduate students, and employs 198 full-time faculty members. In 2012 U.S. News and World Report ranked Carleton College the 8th best liberal arts college in the United States and ranked Carleton number two for undergraduate teaching at a national liberal arts college. In 2012 Forbes magazine named Carleton the 31st best college or university in the United States.

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Fast Facts

  • Private not for profit, Four or more years
  • students
  • $42,690.00 avg tuition

One North College Street
Northfield, MN 55057-4001
(507) 222-4000

Apply online Admissions:
apps.carleton.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid:
apps.carleton.edu/campus/sfs/pros..

Areas of Study:

  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • History
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Carleton College

Statistics:
Applied 4,988
Admitted 1,546 31%
Enrolled total 519
Full Time: 519
Part Time 0
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT Reading 660 750
SAT Math 660 760
SAT Writing 660 750
ACT Composite 29 33
ACT English 0 0
ACT Math 0 0
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 96%
4-year graduation rate 89%
6-year graduation rate 92%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Recommended
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Carleton College

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $42,690.00 $42,690.00 $42,690.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $252.00 $252.00 $252.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $11,238.00 $0.00 $0.00
Other Expenses $1,430.00 $0.00 $0.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $30.00
Graduate Application Fee $0.00
Books and Supplies $730.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 77%
Percent receiving grant aid 60%
Avg amount of grant aid $25,447.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 42%
Avg amount of student loan aid $4,681.00

Carleton College

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES
American/United States Studies/Civilization X
Area Studies, Other X
Asian Studies/Civilization X
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other X
Latin American Studies X
Women's Studies X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X
Biomathematics, Bioinformatics, and Computational Biology, Other X
Neuroscience X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer Science X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
English Language and Literature, General X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature X
Chinese Language and Literature X
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General X
French Language and Literature X
German Language and Literature X
Japanese Language and Literature X
Latin Language and Literature X
Linguistic, Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services, Other X
Linguistics X
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General X
Russian Language and Literature X
Spanish Language and Literature X
HISTORY
History, General X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Cognitive Science X
International/Global Studies X
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
Environmental Studies X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Islamic Studies X
Philosophy X
Religion/Religious Studies X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X
Geology/Earth Science, General X
Physics, General X
PSYCHOLOGY
Psychology, General X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Archeology X
Economics, General X
International Relations and Affairs X
Political Economy X
Political Science and Government, General X
Political Science and Government, Other X
Social Sciences, Other X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art History, Criticism and Conservation X
Dance, General X
Dance, Other X
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General X
Film/Cinema/Video Studies X
Film/Video and Photographic Arts, Other X
Fine/Studio Arts, General X
Music, General X
Musicology and Ethnomusicology X

Carleton College Scholarships

Name Amount Deadline
IES Need-Based Financial Aid Scholarship $2000 November 01, 2014
IES Legacy Scholarship $1000 November 01, 2014
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