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 23 percent which is equal 1,467 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 44% and 55% 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 29 - 34 for ACT or 1,370 - 1,520 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 2016 Admissions Cycle
Applications
6,485
Male 2,881
Female 3,604

 

Acceptance
1,467
Male 698
Female 769

 

Enrollment Total
567
Male 291
Female 276


Acceptance Rate
22.6%
Male
24.2%
Female
21.3%

 

Yield
38.7%
Male
41.7%
Female
35.9%


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