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19. Carthage College, Kenosha
Established in 1847, Carthage College is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the the suburban setting of the large town of Kenosha (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Wisconsin.
Officially accredited/recognized by the The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, Carthage College (Carthage) is a small (enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Protestant (Evangelical Lutheran Church In America – www.elca.org) religion.
Carthage College (Carthage) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 170 years old H.E. institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students’ past academic record and grades.
The admission rate range is 70-80% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.
Carthage also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services. If you did want to get a house outside of the university campus, check out Turtle Lake for a fantastic place to live.