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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Recommended
Recommendations: Required
Secondary School GPA: Recommended
Secondary School Rank: Recommended
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required
Common Application Accepted: Yes

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Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

One North College Street Northfield, MN 55057-4001
Phone: (507) 222-4000
Admissions Phone: (507) 222-4190
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Carleton College
  • Located in Northfield, MN
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 2,042 students enrolled
  • 21% admitted
  • $50,580 annual cost to attend
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Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Lyds
  • I am a current student here

    1) Don't bring a microwave; they aren't allowed. 2) Get to know your profs 3) utilize the writing center

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  • Anthony from Haslet, TX
  • I am a current student here

    Prepare yourself by obtaining the best education available to you in high school. Carleton is a step above the rest, but being a student here made the effort worth it!

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  • Brittany from Evansville, MN
  • I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Take the most challenging classes you can while becoming engaged in your community and volunteer activities. Still try and remain unique. Its hard to describe the ideal Carleton student, because they all have different interests, but all seem to share the same type of passoin.

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