Carthage College Overview

Student population

Address2001 Alford Park Dr
Kenosha, WI
School Websitewww.carthage.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Midsize

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingNo
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Carthage College is a mid-size private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Kenosha, Wisconsin that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is master's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 8,109 students applied to Carthage College. Of those students, 5,500 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Carthage College was $43,550. This number excludes room and board. The school does not provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Carthage College.

Carthage College has a 64% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Carthage College Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

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Applicants admitted

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The Carthage College acceptance rate is 68%. To put this into perspective, 5,500 of the 8,109 students who applied to Carthage College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Carthage College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Carthage College had an SAT score between the range of 1,020 and 1,250. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Carthage College was between 21 and 27 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Carthage College as part of their application.

Carthage College Cost

In-State resident tuition

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Out of State Tuition

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Carthage College, the tuition for in-state residents is $43,550. Combined with fees of $0, room and board costs of $11,990, other expenses of $2,500 and the $1,200 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $43,550 in tuition.

Students at Carthage College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Carthage College was $4,780 last year, with 33% of students being awarded federal aid.

Carthage College Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio12:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Carthage College.

Carthage College has a good gender split, with 56% of undergraduates being female and 44% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are out-of-state residents; in fact, 64% of all students reside out-of-state. However, 35% of students come from in-state and 1% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Carthage College is 12:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Carthage College Popular Majors and Programs

BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
EDUCATION
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
PSYCHOLOGY
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, FITNESS, AND KINESIOLOGY
SOCIAL SCIENCES
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS

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