69%

Acceptance Rate

$19,559

Avg.Financial Aid

003838

FAFSA Code

About Carroll University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

3,352

Website

www.carrollu.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

HLC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Presbyterian Church (USA)

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

Located in Waukesha, WI, Carroll University is a private, Presbyterian Church (USA) university. It was in 1846 when the Carroll University was founded. Keeping the pursuit of research, innovation, and excellence at the center, Carroll University has been imparting quality education to its students. The motto of the varsity is Christo et Litteris and its official colors are orange and white. Out of total 3,358 students enrolled at CU, 2,960 belong to undergraduate courses while 489 are postgraduate students. The school has a total of 136 full-time, 269 part-time academic staff. These faculty teach different courses to the students. Interestingly, Carroll University has an ethnically diverse student population. At CU around 80% are white, 7% belong to Hispanic ethnicity, and 3% are Asian. And, at the university, around 96% of the students are 24 and under. When it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 68% of the students are females and 33% are males. In its 174 years of existence, CU has produced several known personalities like Howard Fuller, Antonio R. Riley, Gregg W. Steinhafel, and Alfred Lunt. Carroll University's sporting teams are affiliated to NCAA Division III – CCIW. Like several universities in the country, athletics play an important part here as well. At CU, 196 undergraduate and graduate-level programs, including both residential and online, are offered to the students. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by CCNE (Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education), and HLC Higher Learning Commission. Carroll University has around $71 million (2019) in endowment.

Location & Contact

Address

100 N East Ave

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 2625471211
Fax:
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Rankings

The ranking of a particular university helps a student decide where to apply, which is always a tough decision. The ranking of universities by Forbes is done keeping in mind common metrics like acceptance rate, endowment, benefits, and SAT scores, among others. Moreover, Forbes has placed Carroll University at the 522nd position among other national universities.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

None

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

69%

SAT Range

1050 - 1230

ACT Range

21 - 26

Application Fee

FALSE$

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

Admission to the university is easy and the students are recommeded to make the most out of it. The varsity has 3 admission thresholds. The students are required to submit a fee along with the admission form, in order to be considered for admission at Carroll University. It is a non-refundable amount. The SAT score in the range of 1030-1240 would boost a student's chances of securing admission. A candidate, in order to take admission to Carroll University, must score 23 in her ACTs. But, in certain cases, those having ACT scores less than 21 are also given admission. The candidates can apply for the courses online. However, in case they need information or want to feel the vibes, they visit the school's office at 100 N East Ave, Waukesha, Wisconsin 53186. They can also call them at (262) 547-1211.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$23,217

Average Annual Cost

$31,162

Books And Supplies

$1,098

Other Fees

$756

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$9,896

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,448

Total One Year Cost

$45,360

The next two things to keep in mind before applying to CU are the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The full-time cost of attendance is approximately $46,269 per year. The average annual tuition cost ($32,850), books and supplies ($1,126), room and boarding ($10,058), and budget for other expenses ($3,751) are all included in this cost. For students seeking financial assistance, the university offers a number of options.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

14:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

81%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

57%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

38%

Male Professors

62%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

117 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

78 Graduates

Psychology, General

53 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

36 Graduates

Biology, General

33 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

23 Graduates

Graphic Communications

19 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

18 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

17 Graduates

Zoology/Animal Biology

16 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

16 Graduates

Public Health

14 Graduates

Education, Other

13 Graduates

Marketing

13 Graduates

Special Education and Teaching

13 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

12 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

10 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

9 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

9 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

8 Graduates

Health Services/Allied Health/Healt...

8 Graduates

Chemistry

7 Graduates

Health and Medical Administrative S...

7 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

5 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

5 Graduates

Management Sciences and Quantitativ...

5 Graduates

Rhetoric and Composition/Writing St...

5 Graduates

Sociology

5 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

4 Graduates

Computer Science

4 Graduates

Engineering Physics

4 Graduates

Film/Video and Photographic Arts

4 Graduates

Mathematics

4 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

4 Graduates

Music

3 Graduates

Political Science and Government

3 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

2 Graduates

International/Global Studies

2 Graduates

History

1 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

1 Graduates

Philosophy

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

2,901

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

25%

Full-time

93%

Part-time

7%

Students Gender

Male

34%

US National: 44%

Female

66%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

80% White

1% Unknown

2% Black

8% Hispanic

3% Two or more races

2% Non Resident alien

4% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

32%

Out Of State

67%

In State

1%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$73,363 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 86% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

86%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$6,112/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $5,208/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$5,208/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Pioneers and Lady Pioneers

School Colors

orange and white

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

College Conference of Illinois and Wisc

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

10

Sports Club

6

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

No

The university offers on-campus housing facilities to the students who wish to stay on the campus. At CU, $10,058 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. The average meal plan at CU costs around $5,208 a year. Notably, students at the varsity get to choose from various dining and meal plan options as well. The university considers the safety and security of its students to be paramount. At CU, campus safety and security features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones and 24-hr escort safety rides. The university has enrolled around 33% male and 68% female students.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$38,600/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$44,200/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$24,125

$31,000

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$250 - 322

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$19,559

Students Receiving Federal Grants

26%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,349

Students Receiving State Aid

28%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,940

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$17,614

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$23,346

$30K - $48K

$23,750

$48K - $75K

$21,800

$75K - $110K

$19,668

> $110K

$17,482

As mentioned, if one finds the fees and cost of living at CU to be on the higher side, the financial aid department of the varsity would be of huge assistance. They can assist students with scholarships, grants, and student loans as well. The average federal grant that comes from the university is around $4,738, whereas the financial aid is $18,297. The students at the university are provided with state aid and institutional aid. The state aid stands at $2,955, while the institutional aid is $18,297.

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