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Carleton University (Carleton) is located in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, and is situated between Toronto and Montreal. With over 15,000 undergraduate students, the university offers bachelors degrees in a wide range of programs.

  • Average Tuition CAD 30,000
  • Students 25,973
  • International Students 20%
  • Total Annual Cost CAD 45,200
  • Intakes Fall Spring
  • Application Deadline April 1 October 15
  • Transfer Yes
  • Campus Setting City

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School Description

Carleton University (Carleton) offers bachelor's degrees in a wide range of programs including Architectural Studies, Arts, Cognitive Science, Commerce, Communication and Media Studies, Computer Science, Economics, Engineering, Global and International Studies, Health Sciences, Humanities, Industrial Design, Information Technology, International Business, Journalism, Humanities, Mathematics, Music, Social Work, Public Affairs, Science, Media Production and Design.

Carleton has eleven residence buildings with traditional double rooms, single rooms and suite-style single and double rooms. Students have access to trained live-in residence staff, a variety of academic and social events, academic and non-academic student support services, a dining hall, laundry facilities, television, study rooms and 25 public labs. Furthermore, the International Students’ Center at Carleton connects international students to a community which enables them to transition into university life and Ottawa as effortlessly as possible.

  • 01Carleton University's degree programs are recognized by the William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan Program and the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.
  • 02Students can benefit from Mentor Programs at Carleton that connect students with prominent and successful people from the community.
  • 03Alan Steele, director of the Discovery Center and a faculty member at Carleton was named a 2017 3M National Teaching Fellow; which is the most prestigious recognition of excellence in post-secondary teaching in Canada.

Bachelor Programs

  • Carleton University, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    CAD 27,282 Tuition Fee

    Academic English

    This program is designed to equip students with critical, practical, and analytical knowledge of the fundamentals of English. The program offers courses that focus on three major objectives; reading, writing, and litera more
  • Carleton University, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    CAD 30,072 Tuition Fee

    Accounting

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Accounting Principles. The program offers courses that focus on all aspects of business, management and finance.  

  • Carleton University, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    CAD 34,221 Tuition Fee

    Aerospace Engineering

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Aerospace Engineering. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the application of basic engine more
  • Carleton University, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    CAD 12,820 Tuition Fee

    African Studies

    This program offers courses that focus on the study of African history, society, literature, and culture.  

Rankings

  • Times World University Rankings
    Times World University Rankings 501
  • SchoolApply Ranking
    SchoolApply Ranking 664
  • QS Rankings (Global)
    QS Rankings (Global) 651
  • ARWU - Shanghai Ranking
    ARWU - Shanghai Ranking 601

Admission Requirements

  • Minimum GPA 2.70
  • Minimum incoming TOEFL iBT 86
  • Minimum incoming IELTS 6.50
  • Minimum SAT 1100
  • Minimum ACT 24
  • Minimum PTE 60

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    Financial Aid & Scholarship

    The moment an application is submitted to a program, Carleton administrators filter the application to see if the student is eligible for admissions funding. International students who are eligible are notified on their offer of admission and funding. International students are also eligible to apply to the Ontario Graduate Scholarships and Ontario Trillium Scholarships.

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    Established in 1942

    More than 11,900 scholarships and bursaries were awarded to undergraduate students at Carleton last year!

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