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Unmatched teaching in a close-knit community where intellectual curiosity leads to a lifetime of exploration.
Our faculty are as enthusiastic about learning as you are.
The Carleton community is known for being warm, welcoming, and willing to debate and discuss anything.
A sampling of our 200 student orgs:
Carleton’s liberal arts focus gives you the freedom to explore deeply and broadly, in and out of the classroom.
Just a few of our 1,000 courses:
Art History 263European Architectural History on Site
Physics 210Sustainable Energy Principles & Design
Political Science 315Polarization, Parties, and Power
English 136Black Speculative Fiction
Psychology 263Sleep and Dreaming
History 242Communism, Cold War, Collapse: Russia Since Stalin
Theater 238Costume Design for Theater
Mathematics 333Combinatorial Theory
Biology 368Developmental Neurobiology
Carleton and its alumni community work together as a network to launch you on your chosen path.
How Carls apply their majors to life