The Spring 2015 Commencement Ceremony for the Carrington College Tucson campus was a wonderful occasion for the 157 students who received their certificates. But it was equally memorable for the more than 1,200 students’ family members and friends who attended the ceremony at Centennial Hall…

Rinna Dimalanta, a Respiratory Care program student at our Pleasant Hill campus wanted to share how the dedication and care of Carrington College faculty and staff have made a huge difference in her journey.
Rinna started her higher education at a state university, but quickly found that…

There’s no doubt that registered nursing can be one of the most rewarding professions that a person can choose. However, being a Registered Nurse (RN) can also be one of the most stressful jobs in today’s demanding health care field.
Patients rely on registered nurses for many things,…

People have an obsession with living longer. Books and movies centering around immortal characters are constantly being released because nobody, including medical assistants, enjoys the thought of death. So, while the search for the fountain of youth is still underway, researchers continue to…

A resume is your first opportunity to impress employers in the health care industry. Learn how to create a persuasive medical resume, highlighting your passion and experience, to open doors to your dream career in health care.

Medical careers can be some of the most rewarding occupations for…

“Field Trip!” Who doesn’t get excited when those two words are mentioned?
Veterinary Assisting program students from our Carrington College Portland campus get the opportunity to go on regular field trips, thanks to the efforts of Pam Payne, Veterinary Assisting Program Director.
For their…

Whether you’re pursuing a nursing career or are on the path to becoming a dental hygienist, bedside manner is an aspect of health care that cannot be ignored. A study published in The Journal of Family Practice reported that when doctors were able to come to an agreement with patients and…