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Carroll University
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  • 4 Year
  • WAUKESHA, WI

Report Card

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B minus
  2. Value
    grade A minus
  3. Diversity
    grade B
  4. Campus
    grade B minus
  5. Athletics
    grade C+
  6. Party Scene
    grade B minus
  7. Professors
    grade C
  8. Location
    grade B
  9. Dorms
    grade B minus
  10. Campus Food
    grade B+
  11. Student Life
    grade B minus
  12. Safety
    grade B

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Carroll U is a private, Christian university located in Waukesha, Wisconsin in the Milwaukee Area. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 2,767 undergraduate students. Admissions is somewhat competitive as the Carroll U acceptance rate is 67%. Popular majors include Kinesiology and Exercise Science, Nursing, and Psychology. Graduating 67% of students, Carroll U alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $38,600.

About

100 N EAST AVE
WAUKESHA, WI 53186
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (with football)
Athletic Conference
College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin

Carroll University Rankings

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Carroll U Admissions

Acceptance Rate
67%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
1030-1240
ACT Range
21-26
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
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Cost

Net Price
$23,866 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$20,237 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade C
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
14:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
78%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 60 responses
47%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 74 responses
58%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 74 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    10%
  • On Campus
    90%
  • Online
    0%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
2,767 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
193
Undergrads Over 25
2%
Pell Grant
25%
Varsity Athletes
19%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 50 responses
  • Focused but able to enjoy themselves
    56%
  • Depends on major
    24%
  • Focused
    14%
  • Stressed
    4%
  • Wanting to have fun, not study
    2%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
85%
Poll
54%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 80 responses
Poll
66%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 102 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 51 responses
  • Small, Almost Everyone Knows Everyone
    49%
  • Small, but big enough not to know everyone
    25%
  • Not too big, not too small
    22%
  • Home away from home
    4%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$44,200 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
67%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
96%
National
83%
100%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 38 responses

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