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Welcome to Carrington College – The Starting Point for Health Care Careers.
With roots that date back more than 45 years, Carrington College has helped to shape the careers of tens of thousands of students as they prepare to enter health care professions. Part of DeVry Education Group, Carrington College operates 18 campuses across 8 Western states through a broad range of programs that lead to certificates of achievement or associate degrees in medical, dental, administrative and veterinary fields.
Carrington College’s career-focused curriculum is designed to prepare students for entry level positions in their fields of study. Along with academic preparation and skills training, Carrington College students gain core institutional student learning outcomes in critical thinking, information management, and technical literacy. But it doesn’t end there. Personal and professional development, communication skills, respect, and responsibility are also emphasized throughout their education at Carrington College.
Students, faculty, and administrative staff at Carrington College are encouraged to pursue and achieve their highest potential. We strive for excellence and quality in everything we do and instill in our students the same aspirations. In doing so, we’re confident that our graduates will be prepared to begin working in the health care field and ready to meet the needs of patients.
Programs Available at Carrington College:
Carrington College Campuses:
Carrington’s Boise campus is conveniently located just north of I-184. Our campus is close to a wide range of restaurants and stores as well as health care facilities, including Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center.
- Citrus Heights
Carrington College’s Citrus Heights campus is located right near Highway 80. It’s easy to find and simple to get there. You can come by light rail or on several bus routes making it easy to work school into your busy schedule.
The Sacramento campus of Carrington College is easy to find, located right off Highway 50. If you’d rather ride than drive, just hop on the light rail that stops nearby.
Our newest Carrington College campus location is conveniently located, just west of I-10 between Congress and St. Mary’s Road on the other side of downtown. It’s close to public transportation including the #3, #21 and #22 bus lines and the Loop shuttle. Plus, the campus is close to the thriving restaurants and shops of the downtown area without any of the hassles of parking downtown. Those are some nice options for study breaks!
*Carrington College prepares students to take appropriate certification and licensure exams related to their individual majors. The College does not guarantee students will successfully pass these exams or be certified or licensed as a result of completing the program.
Carrington College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges, Western Association of Schools and Colleges (ACCJC/WASC), 10 Commercial Blvd., Suite 204, Novato, CA 94949, (415) 506-0234, an institutional accrediting body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation and the U.S. Department of Education. Additional information about accreditation, including the filing of complaints against member institutions, can be found at www.accjc.org.
Important information about the educational debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attended this program can be found at carrington.edu/ge