Carrington College San Leandro: Review & Facts

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Carrington College San Leandro is a very small two-year, private for-profit school with 480 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1986 and is one of the 2 colleges located in San Leandro, California.

Academic Offerings

1-year certificate and associate's degree are available at Carrington College San Leandro.

Carrington College San Leandro deploys a continuous curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 7 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, Dental, Veterinary, Massage Therapy and Chiropractic, and Pharmacy. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.

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

Carrington College San Leandro student retention rate is fair at 78% (close to California average). Considering this statistic, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
29 : 1
The graduation rate at Carrington College San Leandro is good: 76%.

Student to faculty ratio at Carrington College San Leandro is a bit disappointing: 29:1. Read more information about instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Admissions Information

According to government data, 80 applications were submitted and 78 were accepted; so it is very easy to be accepted at this school.

The college might accept 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) earned prior to admission.

Dual Credits
The undergraduate application fee at Carrington College San Leandro is $100.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Carrington College San Leandro and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (510) 276-3888 or check Carrington College San Leandro Website.

Opportunities and Services

Carrington College San Leandro provides a distance learning option 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 San Leandro, 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.

Currently there is no on-campus housing at Carrington College San Leandro.

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

Based on the college crime numbers, Carrington College San Leandro seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Carrington College San Leandro Location and Maps

Post Address: Carrington College San Leandro, 15555 E. 14th Street, Suite 500, San Leandro, California 94578-1977, USA
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