Carroll College
Helena, MT 59625-0002

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale Town
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 1,380
Religious affiliation Roman Catholic
Student to faculty ratio 12:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 983 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
No
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
No
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
No
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
No
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

71%
Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

Carroll College is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 3,005 applications and 2,148 students were granted admission. Carroll College is at the #69 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.

Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 71% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 50% submitted SAT scores.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.
SAT990 to 1220
ACT22 to 28

Application Fee

$35
Undergrad students
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, Carroll College's tuition was $32,212 for all students regardless of residency (20.2% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$25,449
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $22,127
$32,212
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
$32,212
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Carroll College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 24% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $3,802 (which is 13.6% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Carroll College in 2016-2017, was 221, which is 57% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $6,097 (which is 3.4% above the national average.)

$3,802
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,400
$6,097
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,895
100%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 92%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Carroll College has enrolled a total of 1,380 students (1,324 students full-time and 56 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 1,380 students, 35 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 41% men and 59% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

1,380
Total Enrollment
35
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 78%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 9%

Hispanic: 6%

Two or more races: 3%

Non-resident alien: 2%

Asian: 1%

Black/African American: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Carroll College.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Engineering 11% 40
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 10% 35
Health Professions And Related Programs 8% 28
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 8% 27
Social Sciences 5% 16
History 4% 14
Multi/interdisciplinary Studies 4% 14
Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs 4% 14
Psychology 4% 14
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics 3% 10

Graduation & Dropout Rates

66%
Graduation rate
national average: 55%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Carroll College full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

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Still enrolled
34%
Dropout rate
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Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

$35,700
Median Annual Income
national average: $33,604

The typical median income of Carroll College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $35,700. Last year, out of the total 389 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 362 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 516 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 480 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $35,700 $43,500
Employment Rate 93% 93%
Total Graduates 389 516

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 4 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Carroll College.

University of Great Falls
71.2 mile away
Montana Bible College
80.3 mile away