Carleton College

Academic Highlights

  • Students can choose from 33 majors and 36 minors.

  • The average class size is 16; the average lab size is 15.

  • 70% of classes have 19 or fewer students.

  • All students do a comprehensive senior-year project usually involving original research or creative expression.

  • Pre-professional programs and advising are available in medicine, law, engineering, and education.

  • Over 70% of students will study off-campus at least once during their four years at Carleton.