Four Years. Lifetime Impact.

Widely recognized for excellence, Carthage College emphasizes discovery and exploration. At Carthage, you will uncover new passions as you gain practical experience and marketable skills. You will study under expert faculty dedicated to your success. You will realize that there are many paths to a successful career, and boundless ways that you can impact the world. And you’ll do it all with breathtaking lake views in the heart of the thriving Milwaukee-to-Chicago corridor.

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  • <div class="lw_widget lw_widget_type_blockquote"><blockquote class="blockquote"><div class="blockquote__image"><picture class="lw_image"> <source type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/gid/77/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,2169,3200/36054_Mara_Lynse_25.rev.1666204348.webp 1x, /live/image/scale/2x/gid/77/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,2169,3200/36054_Mara_Lynse_25.rev.1666204348.webp 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/77/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,2169,3200/36054_Mara_Lynse_25.rev.1666204348.webp 3x"/> <source type="image/jpeg" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/77/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,2169,3200/36054_Mara_Lynse_25.rev.1666204348.JPG 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/77/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,2169,3200/36054_Mara_Lynse_25.rev.1666204348.JPG 3x"/> <img src="/live/image/gid/77/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,2169,3200/36054_Mara_Lynse_25.rev.1666204348.JPG" alt="Mara Lysne ?25" width="183" height="183" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/77/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,2169,3200/36054_Mara_Lynse_25.rev.1666204348.JPG 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/77/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,2169,3200/36054_Mara_Lynse_25.rev.1666204348.JPG 3x" data-max-w="2169" data-max-h="3200" loading="lazy"/> </picture> </div><div class="blockquote__content"><div class="blockquote__quote"><svg aria-hidden="true" class="icon icon-round-left-quote" width="48" height="33"><use xlink:href="#icon-round-left-quote"/></svg><p> “Initially, I was drawn to Carthage because of the lake and all the things the College had to offer. After doing more research, scheduling a tour, and stepping on campus, I immediately knew that Carthage was the place for me.”</p></div><footer class="blockquote__footer"><span class="blockquote__author"><a href="/live/profiles/2103-">Mara Lysne</a> ’25</span></footer></div></blockquote></div>
  • <div class="lw_widget lw_widget_type_blockquote"><blockquote class="blockquote"><div class="blockquote__image"><picture class="lw_image"> <source type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/gid/89/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/102,129,1045,1071/39390_student_voices_-_emma_faucault-miller.rev.1711127792.webp 1x, /live/image/scale/2x/gid/89/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/102,129,1045,1071/39390_student_voices_-_emma_faucault-miller.rev.1711127792.webp 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/89/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/102,129,1045,1071/39390_student_voices_-_emma_faucault-miller.rev.1711127792.webp 3x"/> <source type="image/jpeg" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/89/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/102,129,1045,1071/39390_student_voices_-_emma_faucault-miller.rev.1711127792.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/89/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/102,129,1045,1071/39390_student_voices_-_emma_faucault-miller.rev.1711127792.jpg 3x"/> <img src="/live/image/gid/89/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/102,129,1045,1071/39390_student_voices_-_emma_faucault-miller.rev.1711127792.jpg" alt="Emma Faucault-Miller ?27" width="183" height="183" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/89/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/102,129,1045,1071/39390_student_voices_-_emma_faucault-miller.rev.1711127792.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/89/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/102,129,1045,1071/39390_student_voices_-_emma_faucault-miller.rev.1711127792.jpg 3x" data-max-w="943" data-max-h="942" loading="lazy"/> </picture> </div><div class="blockquote__content"><div class="blockquote__quote"><svg aria-hidden="true" class="icon icon-round-left-quote" width="48" height="33"><use xlink:href="#icon-round-left-quote"/></svg><p> “It was really important to me to choose a college where I could have a relationship with my professors, and at Carthage, I feel like I’ve built those relationships already.”</p></div><footer class="blockquote__footer"><span class="blockquote__author"><a href="/live/profiles/2677-">Emma Faucault-Miller</a> ’27</span></footer></div></blockquote></div>
  • <div class="lw_widget lw_widget_type_blockquote"><blockquote class="blockquote"><div class="blockquote__image"><picture class="lw_image"> <source type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/gid/84/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,300,400/36370_Clayton-Markech-24.rev.1668538149.webp 1x"/> <source type="image/jpeg" srcset="/live/image/gid/84/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,300,400/36370_Clayton-Markech-24.rev.1668538149.jpg 1x"/> <img src="/live/image/gid/84/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,300,400/36370_Clayton-Markech-24.rev.1668538149.jpg" alt="Clayton Markech ?24" width="183" height="183" data-max-w="300" data-max-h="400" loading="lazy"/> </picture> </div><div class="blockquote__content"><div class="blockquote__quote"><svg aria-hidden="true" class="icon icon-round-left-quote" width="48" height="33"><use xlink:href="#icon-round-left-quote"/></svg><p> “I chose Carthage because I had the opportunity to get large-school experiences at a small school where the professors can get to know me personally.”</p></div><footer class="blockquote__footer"><span class="blockquote__author"><a href="/live/profiles/2159-">Clayton Markech</a> ’24</span></footer></div></blockquote></div>
  • <div class="lw_widget lw_widget_type_blockquote"><blockquote class="blockquote"><div class="blockquote__image"><picture class="lw_image"> <source type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/gid/134/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1734,1318/39987_anna_polietaieva_sv.rev.1718314019.webp 1x, /live/image/scale/2x/gid/134/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1734,1318/39987_anna_polietaieva_sv.rev.1718314019.webp 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/134/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1734,1318/39987_anna_polietaieva_sv.rev.1718314019.webp 3x"/> <source type="image/jpeg" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/134/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1734,1318/39987_anna_polietaieva_sv.rev.1718314019.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/134/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1734,1318/39987_anna_polietaieva_sv.rev.1718314019.jpg 3x"/> <img src="/live/image/gid/134/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1734,1318/39987_anna_polietaieva_sv.rev.1718314019.jpg" alt="Anna Polietaieva ?27" width="183" height="183" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/134/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1734,1318/39987_anna_polietaieva_sv.rev.1718314019.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/134/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1734,1318/39987_anna_polietaieva_sv.rev.1718314019.jpg 3x" data-max-w="1734" data-max-h="1318" loading="lazy"/> </picture> </div><div class="blockquote__content"><div class="blockquote__quote"><svg aria-hidden="true" class="icon icon-round-left-quote" width="48" height="33"><use xlink:href="#icon-round-left-quote"/></svg><p> “As a liberal arts school, Carthage highlights exploring different disciplines and connecting them. The combination of both, and of course the lake view, were the main reasons I chose Carthage.”</p></div><footer class="blockquote__footer"><span class="blockquote__author"><a href="/live/profiles/2771-">Anna Polietaieva</a> ’27</span></footer></div></blockquote></div>
  • <div class="lw_widget lw_widget_type_blockquote"><blockquote class="blockquote"><div class="blockquote__image"><picture class="lw_image"> <source type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/gid/44/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/371,371,2400,2400/39739_17612_171052831004161.rev.1715701956.webp 1x, /live/image/scale/2x/gid/44/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/371,371,2400,2400/39739_17612_171052831004161.rev.1715701956.webp 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/44/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/371,371,2400,2400/39739_17612_171052831004161.rev.1715701956.webp 3x"/> <source type="image/jpeg" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/44/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/371,371,2400,2400/39739_17612_171052831004161.rev.1715701956.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/44/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/371,371,2400,2400/39739_17612_171052831004161.rev.1715701956.jpg 3x"/> <img src="/live/image/gid/44/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/371,371,2400,2400/39739_17612_171052831004161.rev.1715701956.jpg" alt="Colin Graham" width="183" height="183" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/44/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/371,371,2400,2400/39739_17612_171052831004161.rev.1715701956.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/44/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/371,371,2400,2400/39739_17612_171052831004161.rev.1715701956.jpg 3x" data-max-w="2029" data-max-h="2029" loading="lazy"/> </picture> </div><div class="blockquote__content"><div class="blockquote__quote"><svg aria-hidden="true" class="icon icon-round-left-quote" width="48" height="33"><use xlink:href="#icon-round-left-quote"/></svg><p> “I chose Carthage because of the opportunities to create real connections with other students and professors and also because of the amazing location.”</p></div><footer class="blockquote__footer"><span class="blockquote__author"><a href="/live/profiles/2724-">Colin Graham</a> ’26</span></footer></div></blockquote></div>
  • <div class="lw_widget lw_widget_type_blockquote"><blockquote class="blockquote"><div class="blockquote__image"><picture class="lw_image"> <source type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/gid/46/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,59,910,969/36227_4641_163701665847155.rev.1667436130.webp 1x, /live/image/scale/2x/gid/46/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,59,910,969/36227_4641_163701665847155.rev.1667436130.webp 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/46/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,59,910,969/36227_4641_163701665847155.rev.1667436130.webp 3x"/> <source type="image/jpeg" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/46/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,59,910,969/36227_4641_163701665847155.rev.1667436130.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/46/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,59,910,969/36227_4641_163701665847155.rev.1667436130.jpg 3x"/> <img src="/live/image/gid/46/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,59,910,969/36227_4641_163701665847155.rev.1667436130.jpg" alt="Trevor Milne" width="183" height="183" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/46/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,59,910,969/36227_4641_163701665847155.rev.1667436130.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/46/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,59,910,969/36227_4641_163701665847155.rev.1667436130.jpg 3x" data-max-w="910" data-max-h="910" loading="lazy"/> </picture> </div><div class="blockquote__content"><div class="blockquote__quote"><svg aria-hidden="true" class="icon icon-round-left-quote" width="48" height="33"><use xlink:href="#icon-round-left-quote"/></svg><p> “Carthage is a college that provided me with a great education in multiple areas of study. While most other schools are known for either their music or STEM programs, Carthage has great programs for both.”</p></div><footer class="blockquote__footer"><span class="blockquote__author"><a href="/live/profiles/2139-">Trevor Milne</a> ’26</span></footer></div></blockquote></div>
  • <div class="lw_widget lw_widget_type_blockquote"><blockquote class="blockquote"><div class="blockquote__image"><picture class="lw_image"> <source type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/gid/100/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,95,2508,2606/39212_53275819724_4a158da60d_o_2.rev.1709314480.webp 1x, /live/image/scale/2x/gid/100/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,95,2508,2606/39212_53275819724_4a158da60d_o_2.rev.1709314480.webp 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/100/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,95,2508,2606/39212_53275819724_4a158da60d_o_2.rev.1709314480.webp 3x"/> <source type="image/jpeg" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/100/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,95,2508,2606/39212_53275819724_4a158da60d_o_2.rev.1709314480.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/100/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,95,2508,2606/39212_53275819724_4a158da60d_o_2.rev.1709314480.jpg 3x"/> <img src="/live/image/gid/100/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,95,2508,2606/39212_53275819724_4a158da60d_o_2.rev.1709314480.jpg" alt="Basil Kiracofe" width="183" height="183" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/100/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,95,2508,2606/39212_53275819724_4a158da60d_o_2.rev.1709314480.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/100/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,95,2508,2606/39212_53275819724_4a158da60d_o_2.rev.1709314480.jpg 3x" data-max-w="2508" data-max-h="2511" loading="lazy"/> </picture> </div><div class="blockquote__content"><div class="blockquote__quote"><svg aria-hidden="true" class="icon icon-round-left-quote" width="48" height="33"><use xlink:href="#icon-round-left-quote"/></svg><p> “The tools Carthage has to offer have given me the opportunity to succeed as a student and prepare for the future.”</p></div><footer class="blockquote__footer"><span class="blockquote__author"><a href="/live/profiles/2619-">Basil Kiracofe</a> ’27</span></footer></div></blockquote></div>
  • <div class="lw_widget lw_widget_type_blockquote"><blockquote class="blockquote"><div class="blockquote__image"><picture class="lw_image"> <source type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/gid/93/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,30,300,330/36869_6206_163701665847155.rev.1676297924.webp 1x"/> <source type="image/png" srcset="/live/image/gid/93/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,30,300,330/36869_6206_163701665847155.rev.1676297924.png 1x"/> <img src="/live/image/gid/93/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,30,300,330/36869_6206_163701665847155.rev.1676297924.png" alt="Joseph White" width="183" height="183" data-max-w="300" data-max-h="300" loading="lazy"/> </picture> </div><div class="blockquote__content"><div class="blockquote__quote"><svg aria-hidden="true" class="icon icon-round-left-quote" width="48" height="33"><use xlink:href="#icon-round-left-quote"/></svg><p> “I chose Carthage because of the direct admission nursing program. I was also drawn to Carthage’s small class sizes and beautiful lakeside campus. Additionally, I heard great things about the Carthage track and field program from my high school coach and wanted to be a part of it.”</p></div><footer class="blockquote__footer"><span class="blockquote__author"><a href="/live/profiles/2278-">Joseph White</a> ’24</span></footer></div></blockquote></div>
  • <div class="lw_widget lw_widget_type_blockquote"><blockquote class="blockquote"><div class="blockquote__image"><picture class="lw_image"> <source type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/gid/134/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1125,1125/35337_34171_Nadia_Musaitef_25.rev.1663099958.webp 1x, /live/image/scale/2x/gid/134/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1125,1125/35337_34171_Nadia_Musaitef_25.rev.1663099958.webp 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/134/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1125,1125/35337_34171_Nadia_Musaitef_25.rev.1663099958.webp 3x"/> <source type="image/png" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/134/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1125,1125/35337_34171_Nadia_Musaitef_25.rev.1663099958.png 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/134/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1125,1125/35337_34171_Nadia_Musaitef_25.rev.1663099958.png 3x"/> <img src="/live/image/gid/134/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1125,1125/35337_34171_Nadia_Musaitef_25.rev.1663099958.png" alt="Nadia Musaitef ?25" width="183" height="183" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/134/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1125,1125/35337_34171_Nadia_Musaitef_25.rev.1663099958.png 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/134/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1125,1125/35337_34171_Nadia_Musaitef_25.rev.1663099958.png 3x" data-max-w="1125" data-max-h="1125" loading="lazy"/> </picture> </div><div class="blockquote__content"><div class="blockquote__quote"><svg aria-hidden="true" class="icon icon-round-left-quote" width="48" height="33"><use xlink:href="#icon-round-left-quote"/></svg><p> “I chose Carthage because it had been my dream school since I was a kid. I love how small and tight-knit the community is, and I really love the personal relationships that are made here. Carthage is more than just a school — it’s a family.”</p></div><footer class="blockquote__footer"><span class="blockquote__author"><a href="/live/profiles/1808-">Nadia Musaitef</a> ’25</span></footer></div></blockquote></div>
  • <div class="lw_widget lw_widget_type_blockquote"><blockquote class="blockquote"><div class="blockquote__image"><picture class="lw_image"> <source type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/gid/116/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,443,444/36436_4847_163701665847155.rev.1669737299.webp 1x, /live/image/scale/2x/gid/116/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,443,444/36436_4847_163701665847155.rev.1669737299.webp 2x"/> <source type="image/jpeg" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/116/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,443,444/36436_4847_163701665847155.rev.1669737299.jpg 2x"/> <img src="/live/image/gid/116/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,443,444/36436_4847_163701665847155.rev.1669737299.jpg" alt="Kiannah Hayes" width="183" height="183" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/116/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,443,444/36436_4847_163701665847155.rev.1669737299.jpg 2x" data-max-w="443" data-max-h="444" loading="lazy"/> </picture> </div><div class="blockquote__content"><div class="blockquote__quote"><svg aria-hidden="true" class="icon icon-round-left-quote" width="48" height="33"><use xlink:href="#icon-round-left-quote"/></svg><p> “I chose Carthage College because of the eagerness our professors and staff have to ensure students like me are successful.”</p></div><footer class="blockquote__footer"><span class="blockquote__author"><a href="/live/profiles/2200-">Kiannah Hayes</a> ’25</span></footer></div></blockquote></div>
  • <div class="lw_widget lw_widget_type_blockquote"><blockquote class="blockquote"><div class="blockquote__image"><picture class="lw_image"> <source type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/gid/136/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,236,2007,2243/36228_4548_163701665847155.rev.1667490579.webp 1x, /live/image/scale/2x/gid/136/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,236,2007,2243/36228_4548_163701665847155.rev.1667490579.webp 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/136/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,236,2007,2243/36228_4548_163701665847155.rev.1667490579.webp 3x"/> <source type="image/jpeg" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/136/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,236,2007,2243/36228_4548_163701665847155.rev.1667490579.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/136/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,236,2007,2243/36228_4548_163701665847155.rev.1667490579.jpg 3x"/> <img src="/live/image/gid/136/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,236,2007,2243/36228_4548_163701665847155.rev.1667490579.jpg" alt="Michael Malyszek" width="183" height="183" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/136/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,236,2007,2243/36228_4548_163701665847155.rev.1667490579.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/136/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,236,2007,2243/36228_4548_163701665847155.rev.1667490579.jpg 3x" data-max-w="2007" data-max-h="2007" loading="lazy"/> </picture> </div><div class="blockquote__content"><div class="blockquote__quote"><svg aria-hidden="true" class="icon icon-round-left-quote" width="48" height="33"><use xlink:href="#icon-round-left-quote"/></svg><p> “Carthage offered a beautiful campus and a tight nit community with an affordable price tag. For me, Carthage just checked all my boxes.”</p></div><footer class="blockquote__footer"><span class="blockquote__author"><a href="/live/profiles/2140-">Michael Malyszek</a> ’25</span></footer></div></blockquote></div>
  • <div class="lw_widget lw_widget_type_blockquote"><blockquote class="blockquote"><div class="blockquote__image"><picture class="lw_image"> <source type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/gid/90/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,441,2400,2841/37753_8270_163701665847155.rev.1684199353.webp 1x, /live/image/scale/2x/gid/90/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,441,2400,2841/37753_8270_163701665847155.rev.1684199353.webp 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/90/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,441,2400,2841/37753_8270_163701665847155.rev.1684199353.webp 3x"/> <source type="image/jpeg" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/90/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,441,2400,2841/37753_8270_163701665847155.rev.1684199353.JPG 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/90/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,441,2400,2841/37753_8270_163701665847155.rev.1684199353.JPG 3x"/> <img src="/live/image/gid/90/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,441,2400,2841/37753_8270_163701665847155.rev.1684199353.JPG" alt="Maggie Thom ?25" width="183" height="183" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/90/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,441,2400,2841/37753_8270_163701665847155.rev.1684199353.JPG 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/90/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,441,2400,2841/37753_8270_163701665847155.rev.1684199353.JPG 3x" data-max-w="2400" data-max-h="2400" loading="lazy"/> </picture> </div><div class="blockquote__content"><div class="blockquote__quote"><svg aria-hidden="true" class="icon icon-round-left-quote" width="48" height="33"><use xlink:href="#icon-round-left-quote"/></svg><p> “I chose Carthage because it felt like the right fit. The academics and athletics are what I was looking for. I wanted to go somewhere with small class sizes so I could get to know my professors and classmates.”</p></div><footer class="blockquote__footer"><span class="blockquote__author"><a href="/live/profiles/2420-">Maggie Thom</a> ’25</span></footer></div></blockquote></div>
  • <div class="lw_widget lw_widget_type_blockquote"><blockquote class="blockquote"><div class="blockquote__image"><picture class="lw_image"> <source type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/gid/37/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1170,1169/39968_ryan_heffelman_sv.rev.1718201758.webp 1x, /live/image/scale/2x/gid/37/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1170,1169/39968_ryan_heffelman_sv.rev.1718201758.webp 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/37/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1170,1169/39968_ryan_heffelman_sv.rev.1718201758.webp 3x"/> <source type="image/jpeg" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/37/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1170,1169/39968_ryan_heffelman_sv.rev.1718201758.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/37/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1170,1169/39968_ryan_heffelman_sv.rev.1718201758.jpg 3x"/> <img src="/live/image/gid/37/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1170,1169/39968_ryan_heffelman_sv.rev.1718201758.jpg" alt="Ryan Heffelman ?27" width="183" height="183" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/37/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1170,1169/39968_ryan_heffelman_sv.rev.1718201758.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/37/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1170,1169/39968_ryan_heffelman_sv.rev.1718201758.jpg 3x" data-max-w="1170" data-max-h="1169" loading="lazy"/> </picture> </div><div class="blockquote__content"><div class="blockquote__quote"><svg aria-hidden="true" class="icon icon-round-left-quote" width="48" height="33"><use xlink:href="#icon-round-left-quote"/></svg><p> “Carthage has small class sizes and unique organizations that allow me to work closely with my professors and peers, overall providing an excellent learning environment.”</p></div><footer class="blockquote__footer"><span class="blockquote__author"><a href="/live/profiles/2765-">Ryan Eugene Heffelman</a> ’27</span></footer></div></blockquote></div>
  • <div class="lw_widget lw_widget_type_blockquote"><blockquote class="blockquote"><div class="blockquote__image"><picture class="lw_image"> <source type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/gid/47/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1150,1003/38875_11001_163701665847155.rev.1701655045.webp 1x, /live/image/scale/2x/gid/47/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1150,1003/38875_11001_163701665847155.rev.1701655045.webp 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/47/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1150,1003/38875_11001_163701665847155.rev.1701655045.webp 3x"/> <source type="image/jpeg" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/47/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1150,1003/38875_11001_163701665847155.rev.1701655045.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/47/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1150,1003/38875_11001_163701665847155.rev.1701655045.jpg 3x"/> <img src="/live/image/gid/47/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1150,1003/38875_11001_163701665847155.rev.1701655045.jpg" alt="Kara R. Oldham" width="183" height="183" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/47/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1150,1003/38875_11001_163701665847155.rev.1701655045.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/47/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1150,1003/38875_11001_163701665847155.rev.1701655045.jpg 3x" data-max-w="1150" data-max-h="1003" loading="lazy"/> </picture> </div><div class="blockquote__content"><div class="blockquote__quote"><svg aria-hidden="true" class="icon icon-round-left-quote" width="48" height="33"><use xlink:href="#icon-round-left-quote"/></svg><p> “I chose Carthage for the location, small class sizes, and the limitless opportunities to pursue your passions. The views don’t hurt either!”</p></div><footer class="blockquote__footer"><span class="blockquote__author"><a href="/live/profiles/2578-">Kara R. Oldham</a> ’26</span></footer></div></blockquote></div>
  • <div class="lw_widget lw_widget_type_blockquote"><blockquote class="blockquote"><div class="blockquote__image"><picture class="lw_image"> <source type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/gid/107/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,793,2400,3193/36413_4890_163701665847155.rev.1668996067.webp 1x, /live/image/scale/2x/gid/107/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,793,2400,3193/36413_4890_163701665847155.rev.1668996067.webp 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/107/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,793,2400,3193/36413_4890_163701665847155.rev.1668996067.webp 3x"/> <source type="image/jpeg" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/107/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,793,2400,3193/36413_4890_163701665847155.rev.1668996067.JPG 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/107/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,793,2400,3193/36413_4890_163701665847155.rev.1668996067.JPG 3x"/> <img src="/live/image/gid/107/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,793,2400,3193/36413_4890_163701665847155.rev.1668996067.JPG" alt="Jana Ahlstrand" width="183" height="183" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/107/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,793,2400,3193/36413_4890_163701665847155.rev.1668996067.JPG 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/107/width/183/height/183/crop/1/src_region/0,793,2400,3193/36413_4890_163701665847155.rev.1668996067.JPG 3x" data-max-w="2400" data-max-h="2400" loading="lazy"/> </picture> </div><div class="blockquote__content"><div class="blockquote__quote"><svg aria-hidden="true" class="icon icon-round-left-quote" width="48" height="33"><use xlink:href="#icon-round-left-quote"/></svg><p> “I chose Carthage because I wanted to be part of a community that would make it easy for me to connect and network with people.”</p></div><footer class="blockquote__footer"><span class="blockquote__author"><a href="/live/profiles/2179-">Jana Ahlstrand</a> ’24</span></footer></div></blockquote></div>
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At Carthage, we strive to enhance the diversity and equity of our community and, together, to create an ever more enlightened and inclusive educational environment that positively impacts the world. Because of who you are, where you come from, and the gifts you possess, you belong here.

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Our professors’ passion for teaching is easy to spot. When she stays after class until you get it, or when his lunch break becomes your mock interview. 

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  • <div class="page-widget page-widget--callout"><div class="callout callout--image"><div class="callout__image"><picture class="lw_image"> <source type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/gid/79/width/1010/height/556/crop/1/src_region/0,0,845,702/500_Kenosha_Harbor_Market.rev.1638389812.webp 1x"/> <source type="image/jpeg" srcset="/live/image/gid/79/width/1010/height/556/crop/1/src_region/0,0,845,702/500_Kenosha_Harbor_Market.rev.1638389812.jpg 1x"/> <img src="/live/image/gid/79/width/1010/height/556/crop/1/src_region/0,0,845,702/500_Kenosha_Harbor_Market.rev.1638389812.jpg" alt="Shoppers find delectable options at the Kenosha Harbor Market." width="1010" height="556" data-max-w="845" data-max-h="702"/> </picture> </div><div class="callout__content"><h2 class="callout__title"> Plan Your Visit! </h2><div class="callout__body"><p> Carthage’s tranquil campus is an arboretum lush with stately oaks, a winding river, and breathtaking lake views. Yet just a free trolley ride away, you’ll find art galleries, cafes, shopping, and more in Kenosha, Wisconsin’s fourth-largest city. <a href="/about/location-and-map/">Learn more about our location</a></p><p><a class="button" href="/about/location-and-map/directions-to-campus/">Directions to Campus</a></p><p><a class="button" href="/about/location-and-map/hotels/">Nearby Hotels</a></p></div></div></div></div>