Carleton uses a core strategic planning peer group of Carleton and 25 similar liberal arts colleges. Click "IR" to link to Institutional Research websites where available. The "College Navigator" links point to the most recent information provided by the colleges on the U.S. Department of Education's web site.
Core Peer Group
Carleton is also a member of several higher education consortia as listed below. While not all consortia members are considered to be peers for comparative purposes, the major groups are listed below for reference purposes.
Carleton is a member of the Higher Education Data Sharing (HEDS) Consortium, which consists of more than one hundred small, private, nonprofit institutions around the country that are committed to sharing and using information to more fully enact their missions and promote effective liberal arts education. [HEDS members list]