Our Location

9.2

Rating

Private

Type

2093

Students

$56,778

Tuition

19%

Acceptance

86%

Ranking

Town

Campus Setting

Northfield, MN

https://www.carleton.edu/admissions/

One North College Street, Northfield, MN 55057

Carleton College is a small private liberal arts college located in Northfield, MN ranked 38thin the United States. It has a total of 2,129 full-time undergraduate students and is quite competitive, accepting about 20% of applicants. Carleton College offers 35 different majors and is best known for its international relations and affairs, religious studies, and fine art programs (nationally ranked 11th, 14th, and 14th respectively). With a tuition cost of $56,778 per year, Carleton College is extremely pricey. 89.73% of students graduate ready to the next chapter of their lives, entering the workforce. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $54,200 per year, which is 30% greater than the national median.

Campus Snapshot
#302/676

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#302/676

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Cost

56778/Year
Below Average

UM-M

$56,778

National

$15,271
Pay with Cash

$74,275/year

Total annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses; excluding any financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Pay with Financial Aid

$29,581/year

Average annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses after financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Getting In

19%Acceptance
Very Difficult

UM-M

19%

National

69.05%
Sat

1360 - 1540

57% of students submit

Application Deadline

MISSING

ACT

-

54% of students submit

SAT & ACT

Required

Application Fee

$

Students

2115Undergrads
Small Student Population

Full-Time

2093

Part-Time

22
Male

42%

In-state

14%

Female

58%

Out of state

14%

Undergrads Over 25

0%

International

12%

Majors/Degrees

Popular Majors
Graduates per Major
11% International Relations and Affairs10% Computer Science9% Biology/Biological Sciences, General70% Others

11% International Relations and Affairs

10% Computer Science

9% Biology/Biological Sciences, General

70% Others

International Relations and Affairs

11%

55 Graduates

Computer Science

10%

53 Graduates

Biology/Biological Sciences, General

9%

46 Graduates

Research and Experimental Psychology, Other

8%

39 Graduates

Mathematics, General

6%

32 Graduates

Chemistry, General

5%

27 Graduates

Economics, General

5%

24 Graduates

English Language and Literature, General

5%

24 Graduates

Academics

B Score
Professors
StudentsProfessors17:117:1

Students

Professors

Student Faculty Ratio

9

Number of Library Books

555594

Academic Spend per Student

53%

Fill-time Retention Rate

95%

Total spend on salaries and wages to all employees, faculty, staff, per student.

High retention indicates students are generally satisfied with their experience.

Post-Graduation Salary

$39,500/Year

Full-Time

1,177

Part-Time

331
Median Earnings

$39,500

2 Years After Graduation

Employed 2 Years after Graduation

9%

Median Earnings

$54,200

6 Years After Graduation

Graduation Rate

94%