Carleton College

Academic Highlights

  • Students can choose from 49 programs of study (32 majors and 17 concentrations).

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

  • 71% 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, business, and education.

  • Close to 75% of students will study off-campus at least once during their four years at Carleton.