Carleton College is a private liberal arts residential campus with nearly 2000 students. It is best known for its academic excellence and warm, welcoming campus community. Carleton is committed to attracting and retaining a high performing diverse group of faculty and staff. The area provides opportunities for both indoor and outdoor enthusiasts and exposure to a diversity of cultures, interests, and lifestyles.
Carleton is located in the picturesque community of Northfield, Minnesota, approximately 40 miles south of the Twin Cities. Northfield is a short commute from the metro that offers an interesting alternative big city opportunity with a small town feel.