Generally, Carleton College is an extremely selective school. Approximately 7,100 applications are received by the school annually. With regards to the acceptance rate, it tends to be around 20 percent which is equal 1,418 students being accepted to the institution. But when the term begins, about 540 students would have decided on Carleton College as their future school. The ratio of the applicants who submitted their applications is 47% and 52% for males and females respectively. However, of the first-year students enrolled, 48% were typically women and 47% 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 31 - 34 for ACT or 1,350 - 1,530 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 2018 Admissions Cycle
Applications
7,092
Male 3,391
Female 3,701

 

Acceptance
1,418
Male 644
Female 740

 

Enrollment Total
538
Male 257
Female 259


Acceptance Rate
20%
Male
19%
Female
20%

 

Yield
37.9%
Male
39.9%
Female
35%


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

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