Named “A Best Value School” in the Midwest


The amount earned by people with a bachelor’s degree over their working lifetime, compared to $1.7 million earned by those with an associate’s degree, and $1.3 million by those with a high school diploma.

We know that one of the biggest stressors in any student’s college search is figuring out how to pay for all of it. At Carthage, we work with students one-on-one, throughout the entire process. Your degree will open the door to a lifetime of earnings and opportunities.

More than 90 percent of Carthage students receive financial aid, making the cost to attend Carthage affordable. Combine that with the 4-Year Graduation Guarantee for undergraduates, and a Carthage education stands well within your reach. U.S. News & World Report ranks Carthage among the Best Value Schools in the Midwest.

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Once admitted and enrolled at Carthage, students work with the Office of Student Financial Services to learn about additional financial aid availability and get their questions answered.