Northfield ,MN

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Stoodnt Assessment

Carleton is a small, liberal arts college offering 32 different majors and 17 interdisciplinary concentrations, and is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools The academic calendar is unusual in that it follows a trimester system not commonly seen in institutions of higher learning, where students usually take 3 classes per term. In order to graduate with a degree from Carleton, students must take classes in a first year Argument & Inquiry Seminar, a writing course, three quantitative reasoning encounters, language, international studies, intercultural domestic studies, humanistic inquiry, literary/artistic inquiry, arts practice, natural science, formal or statistical reasoning, social inquiry, and physical educationThe average class size at Carleton is 17, in which 22.3% of all classes have 2-9 students, 48.6% have 10-19 students, and 19.8% have over 20-29 students, and 9.3% have 30+ students. The most popular areas of study are biology, political science & international relations, economics, chemistry, psychology, English, and computer science, respectively.

%of students whose need was fully met85
College rating
Global Brand US Brand Corporate Reputation Engineering Program Liberal Arts Program Business Programs Graduate Programs
3 5 5 3 5 3 3
Student Information
Total Men Women
Applications 7,045 3,151 3,894
Admitted 1,476 713 763
Enrolled 527 259 268
Student Diversity
Category Men Women
African American 36 35
Asian 70 110
White 649 696
Hispanic 65 66
International(Men & Women)% 9 -
Academic stats (SAT)
SAT Section Score Range
Critical Reading 660 - 750
Math 680 - 770
Writing 660 - 750
Total Score 2000 - 2270
Fee In-State Out of State
Tuition $64,489.00 $64,489.00
Financial Aid
Aid/Loan No of students receiving aids Percent of students receiving aids Total amount of receiving aids Average amount of receiving aids
Fedral/State/Local Aid 1,342 65% $36,004,475.00 $26,829.00
Pell Grant Aid 253 12% $1,048,520.00 $4,144.00
Fedral Student Loan 976 47% $4,446,560.00 $4,556.00
Key Programs Offered in Under Graduate
  • Architecture, Planning and Environment
    • Environmental Studies
  • Arts, Humanities and Languages
    • American/United States Studies/Civilization
    • Asian Studies/Civilization
    • Latin American Studies
    • Other Area Studies
    • Women's Studies
    • Other Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies
    • Linguistics
    • Other Linguistic, Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services
    • Chinese Language and Literature
    • Japanese Language and Literature
    • Russian Language and Literature
    • German Language and Literature
    • General Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
    • French Language and Literature
    • Spanish Language and Literature
    • General Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
    • Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature
    • Latin Language and Literature
    • General English Language and Literature
    • Philosophy
    • Logic
    • Religion/Religious Studies
    • Islamic Studies
    • Other Philosophy and Religious Studies
    • General Psychology
    • General Dance
    • Other Dance
    • General Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts
    • Film/Cinema/Video Studies
    • Other Film/Video and Photographic Arts
    • General Fine/Studio Arts
    • Criticism and Conservation Art History
    • General Music
    • Musicology and Ethnomusicology
    • General History
  • Engineering and Technology
    • Computer Science
  • Math and Sciences
    • Other Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
    • General Biology/Biological Sciences
    • Other Biomathematics, Bioinformatics, and Computational Biology
    • Neuroscience
    • General Mathematics
    • General Statistics
    • International/Global Studies
    • Cognitive Science
    • General Chemistry
    • General Geology/Earth Science
    • General Physics
Key Programs Offered in Graduate (Masters)
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