Carleton College

Northfield, MN

Carleton College says, "Well over a century ago, Carleton started promising its students a 'liberal and thorough' education. That goal is embodied still in the College's requirements for graduation, which are designed to expose students to a wide variety of disciplines, as well as to allow them to concentrate on a major subject." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.carleton.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:2,105
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:88%
  • Tuition & Fees:$50,874 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Literature because the "Literary/Artistic Analysis" requirement may be satisfied by courses that are not literature surveys.

  • 3. Foreign Language

    YES
  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for U.S. Government or History because the "Humanistic Inquiry" and "Intercultural Domestic Studies" requirement may be satisfied by courses that are not U.S. History or government surveys.

  • 5. Economics

    NO
  • 6. Mathematics

    YES
  • 7. Science

    YES
  • General Education Assessment

    Carleton College uses one or more of the following instruments to assess undergraduate progress in core collegiate skills: the Council on Aid to Education Collegiate Learning Assessment (CLA), the Educational Testing Service Proficiency Profile, or the ACT Collegiate Assessment of Academic Proficiency (CAAP). For more information, visit www.voluntarysystem.org.

Curriculum last evaluated: 08/08/2017

B

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