Carrington College Las Vegas: Review & Facts

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Carrington College Las Vegas is a very small two-year, private for-profit school with 370 students enrolled. This college is one of the 23 colleges located in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Academic Offerings

1-year certificate and associate's degree are available at Carrington College Las Vegas.

Carrington College Las Vegas deploys a continuous curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 7 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, Physical Therapy, Dental, and Massage Therapy and Chiropractic. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.

Student Retention
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Carrington College Las Vegas is high at 87% (well above Nevada average). Considering this statistic, apparently students love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
32 : 1
The graduation rate at Carrington College Las Vegas is great - 92%.

Student to faculty ratio at Carrington College Las Vegas is quite disappointing, 32:1. Learn more information on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Admissions Information

As reported in recent government data, 68 applications were submitted and 68 were accepted; so it is very easy to enroll at this school.

The school will consider accepting your credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities) for admission.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Carrington College Las Vegas and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (702) 688-4300 or check Carrington College Las Vegas Website.

Opportunities and Services

Carrington College Las Vegas offers a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Carrington College Las Vegas, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses.

Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at Carrington College Las Vegas.

Based on the college crime data, Carrington College Las Vegas seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Carrington College Las Vegas Location and Maps

Post Address: Carrington College Las Vegas, 5740 South Eastern Ave., Ste. 140, Las Vegas, Nevada 89119, USA
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