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Carthage in China

美国教育,给你通往世界的钥匙
Carthage is proud to have developed many partnerships with individuals and institutions across China, including in Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Guiyang, and Huairou.

To accommodate an increased number of applicants from China, admissions representatives will be visiting China in November to conduct admissions and scholarship interviews with interested applicants.

Schedule an admissions and scholarship interview in China

卡士奇大学近年来与中国的很多个体和机构建立了合作关系,诸如北京、上海、广州、贵阳和怀柔。中国考生数量日益增长,为方便大家的申请,我校招生办代表将于11月份到访中国,届时将会就学校申请及奖学金事宜给申请生进行讲解并组织面试。

预约中国区申请和奖学金面试

About Carthage
关于卡士奇大学

Since 1847, Carthage has worked hard to become one of the premier liberal arts institutions in the United States. Strategically located between Chicago and Milwaukee, Carthage offers students the unique opportunity to study in a beautiful and safe environment, with easy access to major metropolitan cities. Carthage benefits from a rich history, including a connection with President Abraham Lincoln, who served as a trustee from 1860-61 and enrolled his son Robert Todd.

卡士奇大学自1847年建校以来一直致力于发展成为美国最有质量的文理大学。它策略性地位于芝加哥和密尔沃基之间,是通向主要大都市的枢纽,为学生提供了独一无二的机会和良好的学习环境。卡士奇大学历史底蕴丰厚:美国总统林肯先生曾于1860-1861年间担任该校的董事,其子罗伯特·托德于此期间在这里学习。

Carthage offers majors, minors and concentrations in more than 50 areas of study. Many undergraduate students choose to double major in a variety of subjects.

卡士奇大学开设主辅修共计五十余个专业及附属专业领域。多数本科学生会选择不同学科的双专业。

Carthage faculty are dedicated to providing personal attention to ensure student success. Faculty members hold doctorates or terminal degrees from top universities, including Harvard, Yale, MIT, Princeton, and Oxford. The average class size is just 17 students.

卡士奇大学的教师致力于投身对学生的个人关注,以确保其走向成功。该校拥有毕业于哈佛大学、耶鲁大学、麻省理工学院、普林斯顿大学和牛津大学的精良师资队伍。班级的平均人数为17人。

International students comprise a small but growing population at Carthage. International students have the opportunity to study work closely with American students and participate in internship opportunities in numerous U.S. companies, including Jockey International, SC Johnson, Kraft Foods, and McDonald’s Corporation. International students have attended from China, Tanzania, France, Serbia, Japan, Italy, South Africa, Bulgaria, and Rwanda.

卡士奇大学的国际留学生数量不算多,但呈日趋增长趋势。国际留学生有机会近距离地和美国学生一起学习工作,并获得在美国诸多大公司实习的机会,比如:骑士国际、庄臣公司、卡夫食品公司和麦当劳公司。来卡深造过的国际留学生多来自中国、坦桑尼亚、法国、塞尔维亚、日本、意大利、南非、保加利亚和卢旺达。

 

Notable statistics:
公认的名誉:

1) Carthage was named a Best Midwestern College by The Princeton Review (2013). 卡士奇大学被《普林斯顿评鉴》誉为2013年中西部头等的大学。

2) Carthage was named a Tier 1 national liberal arts institution by U.S. News & World Report (2013). 卡士奇大学被《美国新闻与世界报道》誉为国家一级文理学院。

3) Carthage has been accredited by the Higher Learning Commission since 1916. 卡士奇大学自1916年起得到中北部院校协会的官方证书认可。

4) Carthage seniors rank in the top 11% among US college and universities in critical thinking, problem solving, and written communication. 卡士奇大学本科四年级学生的独立思考、问题解决能力以及书面交流能力位列全美院校的前11%。

5) Carthage is ranked No. 8 in the U.S. for short-term student abroad. 卡士奇大学在全美短期美国学生出国深造数量中位列第八。

6) Over $150 million has been invested in state-of-the-art facilities. 目前已投入超过1.5亿美金用以建立最先代化的设施。

 

  • Quick Facts

    • Carthage is named a Best Midwestern College by The Princeton Review (2017), a designation given to only 25 percent of four-year schools.

    • Scheduled to open in fall 2018, a new residential tower will offer suite-style housing and two floors of shared campus spaces for gaming, cooking, group meetings, or quiet studying. Learn more about The Tower

    • You’re going to need brain fuel. Grab a morning coffee and a snack and Starbucks or Einstein Bros. Bagels. Later, meet friends at “The Caf,” where the specials change daily but the staples are constant, or swing through “The Stu” for wins, a burrito, or a sub. A new option, Carthage Cash, even covers some off-campus meals.

    • 96% of Carthage alumni report that they have secured a job or are continuing their studies six months after graduation. Visit Career Services.

    • 91% of employers say critical thinking, communication, and problem-solving skills matter more than your major when it comes to career success. Learn more about how the liberal arts prepare you for a successful career.

    • Lots of schools wear the four-year label. Carthage stands behind it. 95% of Carthage graduates earn their degrees in four years. Learn more

    • Oscars. Emmys. Tonys. Golden Globes. The playwrights we’ve brought in have them. Each year, the Carthage Theatre Department commissions an original script by a renowned playwright for its New Play Initiative. Carthage students then work with the writer to stage it. 

    • As a freshman in the highly selective Honors Program, learn how to gain expertise in anything from music to forest ecology. After that, tackle a contemporary social, economic, or political problem. If you like, you can live on an Honors-only floor of a Carthage residence hall. 

    • In 2016 and 2017, Carthage was named a top producer of Fulbright Scholars by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs.

    • Things look new at Carthage because they are. Our athletic and recreation center, student union, computer labs, audiovisual production suite, and numerous residence halls have all been constructed or newly renovated in the last 10 years. Our new science center caps it off.

    • Carthage offers majors, minors and concentrations in more than 50 areas of study, from archaeology to athletic training, neuroscience to music theatre.

    • Our Summer Undergraduate Research Experience offers select students a research budget, one-on-one mentoring with a professor, and 10 weeks of analyzing, deciphering — and getting paid.

    • So the lake is kind of a focal point, but there’s a lot more to love about our campus — like the fact that our 80-acre campus is also an arboretum and wildlife sanctuary. Focused on keeping campus lush forever, we plant between 50 and 75 new trees every year from a variety of species.

    • Carthage was founded in 1847. That’s more than 170 years of leaders, makers, and go-getters going out and going forth. Read more about Carthage’s rich history.

    • More than 90 percent of our students receive financial aid, a hefty chunk of which is scholarships and grants — including $1.25 million annually from the Presidential Scholarship Competition and numerous Merit Scholarships. Learn what’s available.

    • Abraham Lincoln was an early Trustee of the College, and U.S. Secretary of State John Hay was a Carthage alum. The two still have a proud place on our campus. Spend some time with them in our Sesquicentennial Plaza. On warm days you’ll find professors leading their classes here.

    • Come to Carthage; hear yourself think — think … think …
      Legend has it that Sesquicentennial Plaza holds a perfect echo. Just stand with both your feet on the “1847,” face Straz, and start talking. “You’re the only one who can hear you, but you’ll be crystal clear,” promises English and theatre alumna Mikaley Osley.

    • Our Great Lake provides Carthage students with some amazing views. Think classes on the beach, lake views from the lab, and sunrises from your dorm room. “I love waking up in the morning with the sun shining off the lake. Nothing compares to the view in the morning,” says biology and neuroscience major Ann O’Leary.

    • Carthage awards up to 30 Presidential Scholarships each year, which range from 75% tuition up to full tuition, room, and board. Learn more.

    • For a full decade, NASA has selected Carthage students to conduct research aboard its zero-gravity aircraft. Lately, the stakes have risen. A team of underclassmen is grinding to prepare a tiny but powerful Earth-imaging satellite for launch to the International Space Station. Learn more about the space sciences at Carthage

    • Carthage is the only college or university in the Midwest where every freshman takes a full-year sequence of foundational texts of the Western intellectual tradition. Learn about the Carthage core.

    • With a student-faculty ratio of 12:1, your professors will know who you are. They will also know who you want to be — and how to get you there. Meet our faculty.

    • There are more than 120 student organizations on campus, from Amnesty International to Chemistry Club, to Frisbee and Latin Belly Dancing. See how easy it is to get involved.

    • True story: There are more than 27 art galleries, a dozen museums, and nine theatres within 25 miles of Carthage. Some highlights: The nationally recognized Racine Art Museum, the world-renowned Art Institute of Chicago, and the Milwaukee Art Museum. Learn more about our location.

    • What’s better than one professor? Two professors. What’s better than two professors? Two professors from totally different fields teaching a single class. There’s debate. Discussion. Differing perspectives. This is where the magic happens. That’s why every student takes a Carthage Symposium.

    • Imagine presenting your original research at an international conference — as an undergraduate. Carthage is dedicated to undergraduate research. Learn more about current opportunities.

    • You can’t hide here — not with only 17 other students in the classroom with you. That’s going to be rough some mornings. But later, when you’re able to argue your point of view thoughtfully, express your opinions succinctly, and meet challenges head-on, without fear … Yep, you’ll thank us.

    • Carthage is ranked No. 11 in the country for student participation in short-term study abroad. Every J-Term, hundreds of students travel all over the world on faculty-led study tours. Imagine a month in Sweden, Rome, Cuba, Senegal, India, Japan …

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