Carrington College Sacramento: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - Below AverageSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Very GoodCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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Carrington College Sacramento is a small two-year, private for-profit school with 1,275 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1967 and is one of the 17 colleges and schools located in Sacramento, California.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
15
Fair
1-year certificate, associate's degree, and 2-year certificate are available at Carrington College Sacramento.

Carrington College Sacramento follows a continuous curriculum calendar system and has 15 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, Dental, Nursing, Management, and Medical. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
69%
Bad
It is worthwhile 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 good sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Carrington College Sacramento is relatively low at 69% (below California average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
16 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Carrington College Sacramento is below average - 50%.

Student to faculty ratio at Carrington College Sacramento is decent: 16:1. Learn more details regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
93%
As reported in recent data, 121 applications were submitted and 113 were accepted; so it is very easy to enroll at this school.

The school might accept 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) at entry.

Dual Credits
Accepted
No
The undergraduate application fee at Carrington College Sacramento is $100.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Carrington College Sacramento and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (916) 361-1660 or check Carrington College Sacramento Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B
Dicey
Carrington College Sacramento provides a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Carrington College Sacramento, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
At the present moment, there is no on-campus housing at Carrington College Sacramento.

According to Wikipedia, Western Career Colleges have been sued by over 30 students for fraud.

Based on the college crime information, Carrington College Sacramento seems to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Carrington College Sacramento Location and Maps



Post Address: Carrington College Sacramento, 8909 Folsom Blvd, Sacramento, California 95826, USA
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