Carleton College

Northfield, Minnesota

Carleton College Admissions Overview

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What is Carleton College acceptance rate?

Carleton College has an acceptance rate of 20%. This means that if you have the right grades then you have a good shot of being accepted into the school. In the last academic year, 20% out of the people who applied to Carleton College were accepted into the school.

Only 38% of students who are admitted into Carleton College go on to enroll at the school. This is reasonable because most students who apply for college apply to multiple schools.

Carleton College SAT Scores

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What are the SAT requirements to get into Carleton College? In the last academic year, Carleton College accepted students with SAT scores as low as 675.

The upper range for SAT scores at Carleton College was 765. On average, applicants had an SAT score of 720.

This shows that even if you don't have the best SAT scores, you will still have a shot of admittance. However, having strong SAT scores will definitely improve your chances of being accepted.

52% of people who applied to Carleton College in fall 2018 submitted their SAT scores as part of their application. So, no matter what your scores are, you'll probably want to submit them to the school if you want a good chance of being accepted.

Carleton College Admission Statistics

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In fall 2018, a total of 7,092 students applied to study at Carleton College. Of those students, 3,391 were men and 3,701 were women.

Applications are not the only admissions statistic you should consider; acceptance rate is also a key factor to think about. 20% of students at Carleton College were accepted into the school in fall 2018. This represents a total of 1,407 students. 656 of students who were accepted were male and 751 of the students accepted were female.

The percentage of students who were accepted that enrolled at Carleton College in the last academic year is 38%. Overall, 529 students who applied to Carleton College enrolled in the school. Of those students, 40% of women who were accepted and 35% of men who were accepted enrolled.

Carleton College Admission Requirements

Test ScoresRequired
High School GPARecommended
High School Class RankRecommended
RecommendationsRequired
Demonstration of CompetenciesNeither required nor recommended

What are the Carleton College admissions requirements?

At Carleton College, you are required to submit your high school test scores. Carleton College asks prospective students to submit their GPA to the school.

You'll be asked to submit your high school class rank as part of your application.

What's more, you do not need to submit letters of recommendation from your high school. You will also not be asked to demonstrate your competencies as part of your application.

Carleton College Credits Accepted

AP CreditNo
Dual CreditNo
Credit for Life ExperiencesNo

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