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Learn From the Best

Our faculty are as enthusiastic about learning as you are.

A professor stands at a blackboard in a classroom

Find Your Place

The Carleton community is known for being warm, welcoming, and willing to debate and discuss anything.

of students live in campus housing, so late-night conversations can get very geeky

A sampling of our 200 student orgs:

  • Experimental Theater Board
  • Indigenous Peoples Alliance
  • Men of Color
  • Singing Knights
  • Queens of Comedy
students come from outside the midwest
Three students on move-in day 2019

Imagine it. Do it.

Carleton’s liberal arts focus gives you the freedom to explore deeply and broadly, in and out of the classroom.

majors & minors

Just a few of our 1,000 courses:

Art History 263
European Architectural History on Site

Physics 210
Sustainable Energy Principles & Design

Political Science 315
Polarization, Parties, and Power

student-created, student-led organizations
of Carls play varsity, club, or intramural sports
Students work in a chemistry lab

Powerful Post-Grad Support

Carleton and its alumni community work together as a network to launch you on your chosen path.

of grads are employed full-time or attending graduate or professional school six months after graduation
support for internships last summer
A line of students in graduation caps and gowns