Carleton College

Northfield, MN
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Carleton College Review

Northfield, MN, One North College Street
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Career Preparation A-
Students and Culture A+
Facilities A
Activities and Groups A
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Excellent

Carleton College is a small, private, four-year university enrolling 2,014 students and offering 55 degrees in Northfield, MN.

Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at Carleton College.

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
1
Mathematics and Science
179 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Animal Behavior and Ethology
0
Biology
54
Biomathematics, Bioinformatics, and Computational Biology
0
Chemistry
38
Computational Biology
0
Geology/earth Science
22
Mathematics
32
Neuroscience
0
Physics
27
Statistics
6
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
2
Human and Social Sciences
151 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
American/united States Studies/civilization
10
Ancient/classical Greek Language and Literature
0
Archeology
0
Area Studies
2
Asian Studies/civilization
3
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
4
Cognitive Science
4
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies
1
History
24
International/global Studies
0
International Relations and Affairs
21
Islamic Studies
0
Latin American Studies
1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
0
Linguistic, Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services
0
Linguistics
8
Logic
0
Philosophy
7
Philosophy and Religious Studies
0
Political Economy
0
Political Science
12
Psychology
30
Religion/religious Studies
10
Social Sciences
12
Women's Studies
2
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
3
Computer Technology
54 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer Science
54
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
4
Business
47 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Economics
47
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
5
Education and Liberal Arts
42 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
12
Chinese Language and Literature
0
English Language and Literature
19
French Language and Literature
0
German Language and Literature
0
Japanese Language and Literature
0
Latin Language and Literature
0
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
0
Russian Language and Literature
2
Spanish Language and Literature
9
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
6
Art and Design
40 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Dance
1
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts
3
Film/cinema/video Studies
17
Film/video and Photographic Arts
0
Fine Arts
15
Music
4
Musicology and Ethnomusicology
0
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
7
Engineering
17 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Environmental Studies
17
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
School Accreditation Information
This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
*Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)
Alumni & Student Reviews
A- Excellent
Career Preparation
What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?
Based on 8 Reviews
Alumni
Biology, Class of 2005

I haven't used their resources extensively, but they have internship opportunities with alumni.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
English, Class of 2011

Excellent oral and written communication skills. The career center has resources available for job searching.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
BA, Class of 2006

great over all education. left with strong writing and critical thinking skills

Rated January 2016
Alumni
political science, Class of 2007

Career Center, vast networking opportunities with alumni

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Political Science , Class of 2000

The ability to think critically.

Rated January 2016
A+ Excellent
Students and Culture
What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?
Based on 8 Reviews
Alumni
religion, Class of 1996

now or when i was there? very different.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
English, Class of 2011

Highly motivated, high-achieving students. Culture of being mildly nerdy and/or socially awkward, but also very inclusive with somewhat of a party scene.

Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Facilities
What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.
Based on 8 Reviews
Alumni
religion, Class of 1996

very nice. lots of new stuff.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
BA Honors Political science with a concentration in Public Policy, Class of 2015

they didn't have celiac friendly options until I left. My dorm was amazing, but many of the dorms are older. Same with the classrooms. Only 1 dining hall

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Biology, Class of 2005

There are new and renovated computer labs, dorms, classrooms, and dining halls. The student center and library are the 2 main centers of campus. Dorms are not huge but very usable. Classrooms are varied - some large lecture-hall, some small discussion, some labs.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
English, Class of 2011

Some of the dorms are quite old, but everything is kept up. There are some beautiful new dorms. Plenty of computer labs for student use. Classrooms are similar to the dorms, some older but still nice.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
BA, Class of 2006

good... its been over 10 years i'm not really sure

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Political Science , Class of 2000

Excellent. Dining halls were pretty bad at the time though.

Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Activities and Groups
What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?
Based on 8 Reviews
Alumni
religion, Class of 1996

frisbee, naked tray sledding, spring concert, campus bar

Rated January 2016
Alumni
BA Honors Political science with a concentration in Public Policy, Class of 2015

Model UN, greek life (shitty experience)

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Biology, Class of 2005

Ultimate frisbee, a capella singing, handbells, trivia

Rated January 2016
Alumni
English, Class of 2011

Social dance club, ultimate frisbee, a capella groups, broomball, several improv/sketch comedy groups

Rated January 2016
Alumni
BA, Class of 2006

Frisbee team, lot of for fun sports,

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Political Science , Class of 2000

Ultimate frisbee/College Radio station

Rated January 2016
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