Overview

Applicants
3,279
Acceptance Rate
53%
Average HS GPA
3.47

GPA Breakdown

39%
Over 3.75
26%
3.50 - 3.74
17%
3.25 - 3.49
11%
3.00 - 3.24
7%
2.50 - 2.99

Test Scores

SAT Reading
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
490 - 620
SAT Math
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
510 - 610
SAT Writing
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
490 - 590
ACT Composite
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
22 - 27

Deadlines


Regular
June 1

Other Admission Factors

Academic

Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA

Selectivity Rating

Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
13:1
Total Faculty
134
with Terminal Degree
56

80
Men
54
Women
3
Minority

Most frequent class size
10 - 19
Most frequent lab / sub section size
20 - 29

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
50%
Graduate in 5 years
66%
Graduate in 6 years
67%

Majors

  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences

  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General

  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services

  • Accounting
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Business/Managerial Economics
  • Finance, General

  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs

  • Communication Studies/Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Public Relations/Image Management

  • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services

  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Computer Science
  • Computer Systems Analysis

  • Education

  • Biology Teacher Education
  • Chemistry Teacher Education
  • Education, General
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education
  • Health Teacher Education
  • History Teacher Education
  • Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Social Science Teacher Education
  • Spanish Language Teacher Education
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor

  • Engineering

  • Civil Engineering, General
  • Engineering, General

  • English Language and Literature/Letters

  • English Language and Literature, General

  • Foreign languages, literatures, and Linguistics

  • French Language and Literature
  • Spanish Language and Literature

  • Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences

  • Pre-Dentistry Studies
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
  • Pre-Pharmacy Studies
  • Pre-Veterinary Studies
  • Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing

  • History

  • History, General

  • Mathematics and Statistics

  • Mathematics, General

  • Natural Resources and Conservation

  • Environmental Studies

  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies

  • Health and Physical Education, General
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management

  • Philosophy and Religious Studies

  • Philosophy
  • Religion/Religious Studies

  • Physical Sciences

  • Chemistry, General

  • Psychology

  • Psychology, General

  • Public Administration and Social Service Professions

  • Public Administration

  • Social Sciences

  • International Relations and Affairs
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Sociology

  • Theology and Religious Vocations

  • Theology/Theological Studies


Degrees

Associate
Bachelor's
Certificate
Transfer Associate

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
No

Career Services

Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Opportunities at School

Coop
Experiential
Internship

Prominent Alumni


Casey Fitzsimons
Pro Football Player - Detriot Lions

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
50%
Graduate in 5 years
66%
Graduate in 6 years
67%

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
No

Career Services

Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Opportunities at School

Coop
Experiential
Internship

ROI & Outcomes


Colleges that Create Futures

Dates

Application Deadlines
Notification Date
Mar 1

Required Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Statistics

Average Freshman Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$15,389

Average Undergraduate Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$14,656

Average Need-Based Loan
$4,204

Average amount of loan debt per graduate
$26,931

Undergraduates who have borrowed through any loan program
64%

Average amount of each freshman scholarship/grant package
$17,695

Financial aid provided to international students
Yes

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition
$27,303
Required Fees
$610
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$1,000

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
Transportation for Commuters
$1,600

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodology
Institutional

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based
 

Need-Based College/University Scholarship or Grant Aid from Institutional Funds
Need-Based Federal Pell
Need-Based Private Scholarships
Need-Based SEOG
Need-Based State Scholarships

Non-Need-Based
Institutional non-need-based scholarship or grant aid is available

Federal Direct Student Loan Programs

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)
Federal Perkins Loans

Is Institutional Employment Available (other than Federal Work Study)
Yes

Direct Lender
No

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
1,431
Out of State
54%

International
2%
Foreign Countries Represented
15

Demographics

1.45%
American Indian or Alaskan Native
1.31%
Asian
4.36%
Hispanic
82.14%
Caucasian
8.35%
Unknown
1.89%
International

61% female
39% male
54% are out of state
97% are full time
3% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
57%
Help finding off-campus housing
Yes

First-Year Students living on campus
96%

Campus Environment
Village

Housing Options

Apartment Married
Apartment Single
Dorms Coed
International Student
Theme Housing

Special Needs Admissions


College Entrance Tests Required
No

Interview Required
No

Special Need Services Offered


Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
34
Number of Honor Societies
10

Number of Social Sororities
0
Number of Religious Organizations
4

Sports

Athletic Division
NAIA

Men's Sports (Fighting Saints)
7 Sports

Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross Country
Football
Golf
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Women's Sports (Fighting Saints)
8 Sports

Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross Country
Golf
Soccer
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Volleyball

Student Services

Health
Army ROTC Offered on-campus

Sustainability


Campus Security Report

Campus Security Report

The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.

Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety

The Princeton Review publishes links directly to each school's Campus Security Reports where available. Applicants can also access all school-specific campus safety information using the Campus Safety and Security Data Analysis Cutting Tool provided by the Office of Postsecondary Education of the U.S. Department of Education: http://ope.ed.gov/security


Other Information

Campus-wide Internet Network
Yes

Email and Web Access Available
Yes

% of Classrooms with Wireless Internet
100

Number of Computer Labs / Classrooms
10

Average Number of PC's per Lab
90

Network Access in Dorm Rooms
Yes

Network Access in Dorm Lounges
Yes

Fee for Network Use
Yes

Student Web Pages Permitted
No

Student Web Pages Provided
No

Partnerships with Technology Companies
No

Online Class Registration Available
No

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
No

Require Undergraduates to Own Computers
No

Undergraduates that Own Computers
99%

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
Yes

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Courses
No

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Campus Radio / TV Stations
No

Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Sally Beck
Campu Visit Coordinator

Address
Office of Admissions
1601 North Benton Avenue
Helena, MT 596250002

Phone
4064474384

Email
sbeck@carroll.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Science and Technology Center
Nelson Stadium
Campus Center
St. Charles Chapel
Fitness Center

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Montana Historical Society
Helena Cathedral
Historic Last Chance Gulch
Archie Bray Foundation
Myrna Loy Performing Arts Center

Campus Tours

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: 8am-5 pm
Average Length: Varies

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
Yes

Information Sessions
Available

Times
varies by program

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Advance Notice
2 weeks

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Available

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Limitations
Only during the academic year

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Helena Regional Airport-15 minutes from campus. Rental cars are available at the airport. Transportation to and from the airport is available through the Admission Office with advance notice.

Driving Instructions to Campus
From North: Traveling North on I-15 exit 192, "Capital Area and Townsend". You will exit on to Prospect Ave. (travel is "one way" west). Follow Prospect Avenue until it ends at Montana Avenue. Turn Right onto Montana Ave. (Hwy 12). Follow Montana North for approximately three blocks. Note: Montana Ave. splits and will continue north. You will stay on the road that will curve to the left and becomes Lyndale Avenue. (Follow the road signs to Missoula.) Continue on Lyndale Ave to Benton Ave. At the corner of Benton and Lyndale you will see Founders Corner, a large pillar with Carroll College sign. Take a right onto Benton Ave. Carroll College is on your right. If you miss the fist exit, don't panic here's another option. Traveling from North on I-15 exit 193 "Carroll College and Cedar Street". You will exit onto Washington St. Take a left onto Cedar St. Travel west on Cedar to Montana Ave. Continue straight (street name will change to North Main Street.). Follow North Main to Lyndale Ave. Turn right onto Lyndale Ave. Continue on Lyndale Ave to Benton Ave. At the corner of Benton and Lyndale you will see Founders Corner, a large pillar with Carroll College sign. Take a right onto Benton Ave. Carroll College is on your right. From East (Bozeman): You will enter town on Prospect Ave. (travels one way west, after you pass over I-15). Follow Prospect Ave. until it ends at Montana Ave. Turn right onto Montana Ave. (Hwy 12). Follow Montana North for approximately three blocks. NOTE: Montana Ave splits and will continue North. You will stay on the road that will curve to the left and becomes Lyndale Ave. (follow road signs to Missoula.) Continue on Lyndale Ave to Benton Ave. At the corner of Benton and Lyndale you will see Founders Corner, a large pillar with Carroll College sign. Take a right onto Benton Ave. Carroll College is on your right. From North (Great Falls): Traveling South on I-15 exit 193, 'Carroll College and Cedar Streets". You will exit onto Cedar Street. Travel West on Cedar to Montana Ave. Continue Straight (Street name will change to North Main St.). Follow North Main to Lyndale Ave. Turn right onto Lyndale Ave. Continue on Lyndale Ave (go over the viaduct) to Benton Ave. At the corner of Benton and Lyndale you will see Founders Corner, a large pillar with Carroll College sign. Take a right onto Benton Ave. Carroll College is on your right. From the Airport: Follow Skyway Drive to Washington Street. Take a right onto Washington St. and follow Custer Ave. Take a left onto Custer Ave, follow Custer Ave. Until you reach Benton Ave. (there will be a golf course on your left). Take a left at Benton Avenue. Carroll College is on your left.

Local Accommodations
Three blocks from campus is the Best Western Great Northern Hotel (835 Great Northern Blvd, 1-800-829-4047). Five blocks from campus is the Helena Inn (910 N. Last Chance, 406-442-6080). Downtown Helena is the Holiday Inn Downtown (22 North Last Chance Gulch 406-443-2200).