General Information About Carleton College
The mission of Carleton College is to provide an exceptional undergraduate liberal arts education. In pursuit of this mission, the College is devoted to academic excellence, distinguished by the creative interplay of teaching, learning, and scholarship, and dedicated to our diverse residential community and extensive international engagements.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics.
- 4-year, Private not-for-profit
Special Learning Opportunities
- Teacher certification
- Study abroad
- Academic/career counseling service
- Employment services for students
- Placement services for completers
- Dual credit
- Advanced placement (AP) credits
- Not applicable
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- Bachelor's degree
- Town: Fringe
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants 4,784 Percent Admitted 30% Men Admitted 33% Women Admitted 28% Full Time Retention Rate 97%
Submitted ACT & SAT Scores
25th Percentile Score 75th Percentile Score Critical Reading 660 750 Math 650 740 Writing 650 750
25th Percentile Score 75th Percentile Score Composite 29 33
Tuition & Fees 09-10 Tuition & Fees $39,777 Room & Board Charge $10,428 Books & Supplies Cost $728 Dorm Capacity 1,806
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 2,053 Native American 17 Asian 195 African American 101 Hispanic 109 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 1,996 Enrolled FullTime Graduates 0