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Majors & Concentrations

M: Major

Carleton offers a Bachelor of Arts in 37 majors. Students may also design their own major with faculty guidance and approval.

C: Concentration

Students may elect to earn a concentration in addition to their major. Concentrations usually focus on issues that cut across the boundaries of two or more academic disciplines.

Other Subjects

Carleton also offers classes in these subjects:

Faculty A-Z

Profiles, bios, & CVs of all Carleton faculty – by name, department, and interest.

Course Catalog

Fascinating courses that match your interests & schedule

Academic News

  • May 29, 2014 at 11:43 am

    2015-16 Carleton OCS Programs Announced

    Carleton's Off-Campus Studies Office will offer 18 faculty-led programs during the 2015-16 academic year. Check out the program titles, terms and faculty directors here. More details in July 2014.

  • June 4, 2014 at 12:22 pm

    Lauren Linde '14 and Amelia Piazza '14: Field Work


    Lauren Linde '14 (Atlanta, GA) and Amelia Piazza '14 (Arlington, MA) surveyed the Hamar tribe in southwest Ethiopia last summer as part of a six-week internship with Global Team for Local Initiatives (GLTI), a small nongovernmental organization. Their trip was the first of three student trips to Ethiopia as part of a program funded by Carleton’s Initiative for Service Internships in International Development, which supports student internship experiences.