Carthage Student Outcomes
Percent of students graduating within 150% of normal completion time60% vs. 41.9% national median
|Years||Percent Earning Bachelor's Degree|
|within 4 years||47% earned a bachelor degree|
|within 5 years||53% earned a bachelor degree|
|within 6 years||59% earned a bachelor degree|
A college's graduation rate is a strong indication of its effectiveness and your potential to find success at a school. These statistics measure the percentage of first-time, full-time students who earned a bachelor degree within four, five or six years from Carthage College. For comparison, approximately 58% of starting students nationally earn a bachelor's degree within six years. Carthage College is more effective than average at successfully graduating students.
Average Salary After 10 Years$48,800 vs. $34,300 national median
|after 6 years||$36,700 per year|
|after 7 years||$41,000 per year|
|after 8 years||$42,700 per year|
|after 9 years||$43,200 per year|
|after 10 years||$48,800 per year|
10 years after enrolling, the average income of former Carthage College students who are working and no longer in school is $48,800, which is 42% higher than the national median. Sources, U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard / Department of Treasury.
Median Student Loan Debt for Graduates$27,000
Percent of students receiving Federal Loans82%
Median Loan Payment$279 per month
Percent of students actively repaying their loans73% vs. 47% national average
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=238476 IPEDS survey data for Carthage College.