68%

Acceptance Rate

$28,384

Avg.Financial Aid

003839

FAFSA Code

About Carthage College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

2,872

Website

www.carthage.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.

Evangelical Lutheran Church

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

Yes

Carthage College is a private, Evangelical Lutheran Church university located in Kenosha, Wisconsin. Around 96% of the students are 24 and under at Carthage College. At CC around 68% are white, 14% belong to Hispanic ethnicity, and 5% are Black or African American. And, when it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 58% of the students are females and 42% are males. The college has produced several achievers in its many years of existence and some of the notable alumni are Alden W. Clausen, John Hay, Jon Kukla, and Caroline Bartlett Crane. The school believes in the all-round growth of the students and, hence encourages students to take part in several sporting activities, conducted inside the campus. Students taking admission here will notice that the university boasts of a decent sports infrastructure. A total of 87 programs are currently offered by the varsity to the students. It includes both the residential as well as online programs. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by Higher Learning Commission.

Location & Contact

Address

2001 Alford Park Dr

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 2625518500
Fax: 2625516208
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Rankings

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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.

68%

SAT Range

1020 - 1250

ACT Range

21 - 27

Application Fee

$35

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

None

Admission to the university is easy and the students are recommeded to make the most out of it. The varsity has 2 admission thresholds. Candidates are required to fill the form and submit a fee of $35, as part of the admission process at CC. The SAT score in the range of 1000-1220 would boost a student's chances of securing admission. A candidate, in order to take admission to Carthage College, must score 24 in her ACTs. But, in certain cases, those having ACT scores less than 21 are also given admission. The application process can be completed online. However, if needed, one can also visit the office at 2001 Alford Park Dr, Kenosha, Wisconsin 53140-1994, or call (262) 551-8500.

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$27,156

Average Annual Cost

$43,550

Books And Supplies

$1,200

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

$11,990

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,500

Total One Year Cost

$59,240

Tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure are the next two things that a student should keep in mind before applying to CC. The annual full-time cost of attendance comes out to be approximately $61,200. This cost consists of the average annual tuition cost ($45,100), books and supplies ($1,200), room and boarding ($12,400), and budget for other expenses ($2,500). Students can also explore numerous financial aid options offered by the university.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

12:1

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

77%

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

100%

Academic Calendar

Four-one-four plan

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

57%

Male Professors

43%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Business Administration, Management...

67 Graduates

Marketing

62 Graduates

Psychology, General

56 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

45 Graduates

Biology, General

39 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

35 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

33 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

31 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

31 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

30 Graduates

Mathematics

25 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

23 Graduates

Public Relations, Advertising, and...

22 Graduates

Neurobiology and Neurosciences

21 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

20 Graduates

Special Education and Teaching

19 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

17 Graduates

History

16 Graduates

Geography and Cartography

15 Graduates

Political Science and Government

15 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

15 Graduates

Chemistry

14 Graduates

Social Work

14 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

13 Graduates

Physics

13 Graduates

Music

11 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

10 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

10 Graduates

Economics

9 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

7 Graduates

Sociology

7 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

7 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

6 Graduates

East Asian Languages, Literatures,...

5 Graduates

Social Sciences, General

5 Graduates

Germanic Languages, Literatures, an...

3 Graduates

Area Studies

1 Graduates

Entrepreneurial and Small Business...

1 Graduates

Philosophy

1 Graduates

Visual and Performing Arts, General

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

2,763

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

28%

Full-time

96%

Part-time

4%

Students Gender

Male

44%

US National: 44%

Female

56%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

70% White

5% Unknown

6% Black

13% Hispanic

3% Two or more races

1% Non Resident alien

2% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

64%

Out Of State

35%

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

$76,392 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 85% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

85%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

N/A

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around N/A.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Red Men and Lady Reds

School Colors

N/A

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

College Conference of Illinois and Wisc

Total Male Athletes

502

Total Female Athletes

256

Intramural Sports

10

Sports Club

3

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Football

Golf

Lacrosse

Soccer

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Golf

Lacrosse

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Water Polo

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

Students who want to enjoy the campus and lodging life can benefit from the on-campus housing facility provided by CC. A candidate will be needed to pay a normal expense of $12,400 per year for living on campus. The college has enrolled around 42% male and 58% female students.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$37,000/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$44,700/year

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

$0$100,000

$25,000

$27,000

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.

$259 - 280

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.

98%

Average Aid Per Year

$28,384

Students Receiving Federal Grants

33%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,780

Students Receiving State Aid

17%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,924

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

97%

Average Aid Per Year

$26,434

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$32,776

$30K - $48K

$31,353

$48K - $75K

$28,829

$75K - $110K

$26,631

> $110K

$25,918

As mentioned, if one finds the fees and cost of living at CC 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. At the college, the average federal grant comes to be around $4,972, whereas the financial aid is $27,236. The students at the college are provided with state aid and institutional aid. The state aid stands at $2,996, while the institutional aid is $27,236.

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