Generally, Carleton College is an extremely selective school. Approximately 6,500 applications are received by the school annually. With regards to the acceptance rate, it tends to be around 21 percent which is equal 1,364 students being accepted to the institution. But when the term begins, about 570 students would have decided on Carleton College as their future school. The ratio of the applicants who submitted their applications is 45% and 54% for males and females respectively. However, of the first-year students enrolled, 48% were typically women and 51% were men.

Applicants are asked to submit their ACT or SAT scores to Carleton College when applying. In most cases, accepted applicants have test scores in the range of 30 - 34 for ACT or 1,410 - 1,540 for SAT. This school also allows submissions of Advanced Placement (AP) credits, and Dual credit. Carleton College’s undergraduate application fee is $0. To apply at Carleton College, you are required to present these documents: ACT/SAT scores, Recommendations, and a Secondary school record. The institution highly suggests that students have the completion of college-preparatory program, Secondary school GPA, and Secondary school rank.

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Student ACT Scores

25th %
75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2017 Admissions Cycle
Applications
6,499
Male 2,938
Female 3,561

 

Acceptance
1,364
Male 646
Female 712

 

Enrollment Total
567
Male 291
Female 276


Acceptance Rate
21%
Male
22%
Female
20%

 

Yield
41.6%
Male
45.1%
Female
38.8%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$0


Graduate

Unknown



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits
  • Dual credit

    Admission considerations

    Required

    Admission test scores
    Recommendations
    Secondary school record
    TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language


    Recommended

    Completion of college-preparatory program
    Secondary school GPA
    Secondary school rank