|Carroll College - Wisconsin|
|Motto:||Christo et Litteris (For Christ and Learning)|
|President:||Dr. A motto (from the Italian word motto, meaning witticism sentence is a phrase meant to formally describe the general motivation or intention of a social group The date of establishment or date of founding of an Institution is the date on which that institution chooses to claim as its starting point For the game see 1846 (board game. Year 1846 ( MDCCCXLVI) was a Common year starting on Thursday (link will display For the film of this title see Private School (film. Private schools, or Independent schools are Schools not administered University president is the title of the highest ranking officer within a University, within university systems that prefer that appellation over other variations such as Douglas N. Hastad|
|Undergraduates:||2,448 full-time, 569 part-time|
|Postgraduates:||47 full-time, 228 part-time|
|Location:||Waukesha, Wisconsin, USA|
|Colors:||Orange and White|
|Affiliations:||Presbyterian Church USA|
Carroll College is a private liberal arts college affiliated with the Presbyterian church located in Waukesha in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. Employment is a Contract between two parties, one being the employer and the other being the employee. The word student is etymologically derived through Middle English from the Latin second-type conjugation Verb "studēre" In some Educational systems undergraduate education is Post-secondary education up to the level of a Bachelor's degree. See also Postgraduate Training in Education Postgraduate education (synonymous in North America with graduate education, and sometimes described Waukesha (ˈwɔːkɨʃɔː is a city in and the County seat of Waukesha County, Wisconsin, in the the Wisconsin ( or wɪˈskɑnsɨn (French Ouisconsin) is one of the fifty United States of America, located in the north central part of the United States The United States of America —commonly referred to as the School colors are the Colors chosen by a School to represent it on uniforms and other items of identification The term mascot – defined as a term for any person animal or object thought to bring Luck – colloquially includes anything used to represent a group with a common The Presbyterian Church (USA or PC (USA is a mainline Protestant Christian denomination in the United States. A website (alternatively web site or Web site, a back-construction from the Proper noun World Wide Web) is a collection of Web pages Liberal arts colleges are primarily colleges with an emphasis upon Undergraduate study in the Liberal arts. Presbyterianism is a family of Christian denominations within the Reformed branch of Protestant Western Christianity Waukesha (ˈwɔːkɨʃɔː is a city in and the County seat of Waukesha County, Wisconsin, in the the A US state is any one of the fifty subnational entities of the United States of America that share Sovereignty with the federal government Wisconsin ( or wɪˈskɑnsɨn (French Ouisconsin) is one of the fifty United States of America, located in the north central part of the United States Carroll opened in 1846, two years before Wisconsin became a state. For the game see 1846 (board game. Year 1846 ( MDCCCXLVI) was a Common year starting on Thursday (link will display Carroll claims to be the oldest existing college in Wisconsin, however that claim is also held by Beloit College. Beloit College is a selective private coeducational Liberal arts College in Beloit Wisconsin, USA, and a member of the Associated Colleges
It currently offers more than fifty areas of study at mostly an undergraduate level, but also offers Master's degrees and certificates in certain subjects, as well as one doctoral program in Physical Therapy. In some Educational systems undergraduate education is Post-secondary education up to the level of a Bachelor's degree. There are ninety six full-time faculty members and approximately 3,000 students from twenty eight states and twenty seven countries. The school provides housing to approximately 1,200 students in six residence halls, six apartment buildings, and two houses. It is in the NCAA Division III Midwest Conference and competes in ten men's and ten women's sports (including the nationally ranked men's basketball team). The National Collegiate Athletic Association ( NCAA, often pronounced "N-C-Double-A" is a voluntary association of about 1200 institutions conferences organizations Carroll offers a wide variety of technology on campus that is maintained by the Information Technology Services Department.
On July 1, 2008, Carroll College will change their name to Carroll University . "July 1st" redirects here For the Ayumi Hamasaki song see H (song. 2008 ( MMVIII) is the current year in accordance with the Gregorian calendar, a Leap year that started on Tuesday of the Common
Carroll College claims to be the oldest college in Wisconsin, however this claim is also held by Beloit College. Beloit College is a selective private coeducational Liberal arts College in Beloit Wisconsin, USA, and a member of the Associated Colleges
Prairieville Academy, which eventually became Carroll College, was established in 1841. For the game see 1841 (board game. Year 1841 ( MDCCCXLI) was a Common year starting on Friday (link Three years later, in summer of 1844, the genesis for Beloit College came in the form of a group of New Englanders calling themselves "Friends of Education," who gathered to discuss the formation of a "frontier college. Year 1844 ( MDCCCXLIV) was a Leap year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar of the Gregorian Calendar (or a Leap year "
The charter for Carroll College – named for Charles Carroll of Carrollton, a signer of the United States Declaration of Independence – was passed into law by the Wisconsin Territorial Legislation on January 31, 1846. Charles Carroll of Carrollton (September 19 1737 &ndash November 14 1832 was a delegate to the Continental Congress and later United States The United States Declaration of Independence is a statement adopted by the Continental Congress on July 4 1776 announcing that the thirteen American colonies then Events 1504 - France cedes Naples to Aragon. 1606 - Gunpowder Plot: Guy Fawkes For the game see 1846 (board game. Year 1846 ( MDCCCXLVI) was a Common year starting on Thursday (link will display Beloit's charter followed shortly on February 2, giving rise to Carroll's claim to be the oldest college in Wisconsin. Events 962 - Translatio imperii: Pope John XII crowns Otto I Holy Roman Emperor, the first Holy Roman Emperor
Beloit's claim is often phrased "the oldest college in the state in continuous operation," with a particular emphasis on the "continuous operation" aspect. During the 1860s, the American Civil War and financial difficulty caused Carroll College to temporarily suspend operations, while Beloit has offered classes continuously since 1847. Causes of the war See also Origins of the American Civil War, Timeline of events leading to the American Civil War The coexistence of a slave-owning South
Carroll College is a member of the Midwest Conference. Current members Former Members Sports Member teams compete in football, Volleyball, Soccer, Golf,
A notable event in American football history occurred at Carroll College on September 5, 1906, when Saint Louis University player Bradbury Robinson, coached by Eddie Cochems, threw the first legal forward pass in football history. American football, known in the United States and Canada simply as football, is a competitive Team sport known for mixing strategy with Year 1906 ( MCMVI) was a Common year starting on Monday (link will display full calendar of the Gregorian calendar (or a Common year starting Saint Louis University (also known as SLU) is a private co-educational Jesuit University in the United States of America located in Bradbury Norton Robinson Jr ( February 1, 1884 in Bellevue Ohio – March 7, 1949 in Pinellas County, Florida Edward B "Eddie" Cochems ( February 4, 1877 in Sturgeon Bay Wisconsin – April 9, 1953 in Madison Wisconsin
Carroll's basketball teams achieved notable success in 2006 and 2007. In 2006, both the men's and women's teams qualified for the NCAA Division III tournament for the first time in school history. The women won the Midwest Conference tournament and received the automatic bid, while the men's team received an "at-large" bid. Both teams were eliminated in the first round of play.
In 2007, both teams again qualified for the tournament. The Pioneers endured a long road to win the Midwest Conference tournament, including freak power outages that forced the championship game to be delayed and moved twice (first to Monmouth College, then to nearby Knox College). Upon reaching the NCAA tournament, they proceeded to defeat 7th-ranked Augustana College in the first round of play, and 5th ranked University of St. Thomas, to advance to the "Sweet Sixteen" sectional level of play. As for the women, they received an at-large bid to the tournament, handily defeating Illinois Wesleyan College in the first round, but were defeated in the second round of play by 25th ranked Luther College.