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Carleton College

Northfield, Minnesota

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Overview

Student Population
1,940
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Location Northfield, Minnesota
Online carleton.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Distant Town
Carleton College overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad

Located in Northfield, Minnesota, Carleton College is a small four year private college offering undergraduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 6,892 prospective students applied, and 1,460 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 453 enrolled in the school.  1,918 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 22 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $58,968 plus fees of $384. Carleton College is ranked 37 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2022 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Ratings

10/10
Overall
10/10
Academics
10/10
Resources
9/10
Outcomes
10/10
Value

Carleton College is rated within the top 9% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 10 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

Rankings for Carleton College within the 2022 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Exceptional
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SAT 1330/1520
ACT 30/34
Estimated GPA 3.9
Applications Accepted
21.2% 
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Applications Due Jan 15, 2022
Applicant Competition Very High
Application Fee $0

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Annual Cost to Attend

Tuition
$58,968
Costs for Carleton College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$901
Other Fees$384
Room and Board $15,147
Budget for Other Expenses$1,700
Total One Year Cost$77,100

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$65,600 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
93% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Carleton College students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 23%
Physical Sciences 14%
Visual and Performing Arts 10%
Biology 9%
English and Literature 6%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=173258 IPEDS survey data for Carleton College.

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