#10 Best Private Colleges in Wisconsin

Carroll University

Waukesha, Wisconsin

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Student Population
Carroll University overview
Location Waukesha, Wisconsin
Online carrollu.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Small City
Religious Affiliation Presbyterian Church (USA)
Carroll University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Waukesha, Wisconsin, Carroll University is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Presbyterian Church (USA) faith. In the most recent statistical year 4,116 prospective students applied, and 2,954 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 700 enrolled in the school.  3,122 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 329 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $33,200 plus fees of $810. Carroll University is ranked 533 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2022 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Carroll University is rated within the lower 48% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 5 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated


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Admission Standards
Carroll University overview
SAT 1050/1233
ACT 21/26
Estimated GPA 3.39
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Low
Application Fee $0

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Carroll University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,140
Other Fees$810
Room and Board $10,550
Budget for Other Expenses$2,534
Total One Year Cost$48,234

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$44,200 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
57% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Carroll University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 17%
Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 12%
Education 12%
Health Professions 9%
Psychology 8%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=238458 IPEDS survey data for Carroll University.

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