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Carthage is a church-affiliated, liberal arts college. Founded in 1847 in Hillsboro, Ill., it moved to its present location in 1962. Its 90-acre campus is located beside Lake Michigan, 30 miles from Milwaukee and 60 miles from Chicago.

Website: www.carthage.edu/

Private
Co-ed
2,654
Undergraduate
Students
(17.7%) 1,527 Women
(13.1%) 1,127 Men
104
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
68% of 7,018 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.30
SAT Math
575 average
500-610 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
560 average
500-610 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
24 average
20-27 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$79,500
Tuition and Fees
$63,000
Room and Board
$12,400
Average Percent of Need Met
Not reported
Average Freshman Award
Not reported
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$54,496
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
4-1-4
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
172
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 16% of classes
10-19 students: 39% of classes
20-29 students: 41% of classes
30-39 students: 4% of classes
50-99 students: 0% of classes
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Campus Life

Kenosha Population
99,889
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Chicago, Milwaukee
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
65% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Redmen; Lady Reds
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
70.5% Asian
1.7% Black/African-American
4.3% Hispanic/Latino
0.9% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
20.8% White
1.6% Unknown
International Students
0.4% from 19 countries
First-Year Students Returning
76.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
59.0%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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