Carroll University: Review & Facts

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Carroll University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 3,575 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1846 and is one of the 2 colleges and schools located in Waukesha, Wisconsin.

Carroll University is affiliated with Presbyterian Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
53
Bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, and doctoral degree are available at Carroll University.

Carroll University deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 53 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Management, Business, Occupational Therapy, and Medical. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a good sign. Nevertheless, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
79%
The rate of student retention at Carroll University is fair at 79% (well above Wisconsin average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Carroll University is average: 68%.

Student to faculty ratio at Carroll University is decent: 16:1. Learn more regarding instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$26,500
Average tuition pricing is very high - around $25,900 per year. The additional fees at Carroll University not covered by tuition are roughly $600; which makes it a total of $26,500 a year.

Read the details about Carroll University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
78%
As reported in recent data, 2,822 applications were submitted and 2,207 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to become a student at this school.

This college will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score information at Carroll University in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,100
Carroll University offers study abroad programs and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

Carroll University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 1,800 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable - around $5,100 per year.

Safety
Grade
D-
Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Carroll University. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, Carroll University appears to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Carroll University Location and Maps



Post Address: Carroll University, 100 N East Ave, Waukesha, Wisconsin 53186, USA
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