About Carthage College

Carthage’s beautiful campus on the shore of Lake Michigan in Kenosha, Wis., is home to 2,500 full-time undergraduate students. With an average class size of 17, and a student-faculty ratio of 12:1, Carthage offers educational experiences uncommon within a small campus environment.


Enrolled at Carthage College

This fall, Carthage welcomes 824 new students to the campus community. The total includes 714 incoming freshmen and 110 transfer students. They come from 23 states -- as far away as Alaska, Arizona, California, North Carolina, and Oregon -- and five foreign countries: China, Greece, Ireland, Japa...

11 days ago
Student Competition

Won best research poster at Wisconsin Space Conference

Daisy Bower '16 and Eric Ireland '15 won the best research poster award in the undergraduate competition at the 24th Annual Wisconsin Space Conference.

26 days ago

Conducted Research with NASA

For a seventh straight year, the Carthage Microgravity Team conducted research aboard a NASA parabolic aircraft.

26 days ago
Study Abroad

Participated in Edinburgh Fringe Festival

The Carthage Theatre Department embarked on a two-week international adventure to Scotland as part of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. The group perfomed a 90-minute version of last season's New Play Initiative production "No Name" by Jeffrey Hatcher.

27 days ago
Study Abroad

Participated in a Summer J-Term trip to Italy

This tour focused on how ancient cities and sanctuaries in the Roman world were set up to accommodate religious rituals in a busy sacred calendar. Students experienced the places and spaces where people lived, worked, and worshiped, to understand the pervasive nature of Roman religious practices.

about 1 month ago