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Applying to Carthage

Admission Scoreboard
Acceptance Rate 75.69%
Yield 11.67%
SAT Score 1,090
ACT Score 24
Applicants 8,639

Applying To Carthage

For the academic year 2021-22, the acceptance rate is 75.69% at Carthage College where a total of 8,639 students applied and 6,539 were accepted. The average SAT score of enrolled students is 1,090 and the average ACT score is 24. It requires two items and recommends 2 articles to submit to their applicants.
The following table describes the general admission information for applying to Carthage.
Open Admission Policy
Undergraduate Application Fees$35
Graduate Application Fees$35
Admission Informationwww.carthage.edu/admissions/
Online Applicationwww.carthage.edu/admissions/apply/
Acceptance Rate75.69%
Average Test Scores1,090 SAT / 24 ACT
Credits AcceptedDual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits, Credit for Military Training

Acceptance Rate, Yield, and Headcounts

For the academic year 2021-2022, the acceptance rate is 75.69% where a total of 8,639 students (4,024 men and 4,615 women) have applied to Carthage and 6,539 (2,824 men and 3,715 women) students have been admitted to the school.
Among them, 327 male and 436 female students have enrolled into Carthage and its yield, also known as enrollment rate is 11.67%. The following table shows the admission statistics including admission stats, acceptance rate, and yield.
Admission Statistics at Carthage
TotalMenWomen
Applicants8,6394,0244,615
Admitted6,5392,8243,715
Enrolled763327436
Acceptance Rate 75.69% 70.18% 80.50%
Yield (Enrollment Rate) 11.67% 11.58% 11.74%
[Chart] Acceptance Rate and Yield

Average SAT and ACT Scores

At Carthage, 150 applicants (20% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 293 applicants (39%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees.
The average SAT score of those who submitted scores is 1,090 and the average ACT score is 24 at Carthage. SAT 75th percentile score is 1,200 and 25th percentile score is 980. For ACT scores, the 75th percentile score is 81 and the 25th percentile score is 59. The following table shows the detailed SAT and ACT scores distribution of enrolled students at Carthage.
Average SAT and ACT Scores at Carthage
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing500600
SAT Math480600
ACT Composite2027
ACT Math1927
ACT English2027
[Chart] SAT Scores by Subject
[Chart] ACT Scores by Subject

Admission Requirements

Carthage College requires 2 item(s) (High School GPA, High School Record (or Transcript)) and recommends 2 articles (High School Rank, Completion of College Preparatory Program) to submit to their applicants. In addition, 2 item(s) (Admission Test Scores, TOEFL) are considered but not required to submit.
Application Requirements for Carthage
High School GPA
High School Rank
High School Record (or Transcript)
Completion of College Preparatory Program
Recommendations
Formal Demonstration of Competencies
Admission Test Scores
TOEFL
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
Required △ Considered (not Required) ✓ Recommended ✗ Neither Required nor Recommended

Calendar System and Accepted Credits

The calendar system at Carthage College is Four-one-four plan. Carthage College accepts Dual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits, Credit for Military Training. Next table describes credits that Carthage College accepts.
Calendar SystemFour-one-four plan
Dual Credits
Credits for Life Experiences
Advanced placement (AP) Credits
Credit for military training