Campus Spotlight – Stockton, CA

Carrington College Stockton Campus

The Carrington College California Stockton campus, located in California’s Central Valley, is the educational home of 380 students and 35 faculty and staff. I spoke with David Kaye, Campus Executive Director, and Anna Meli- Sandoval, Director of Enrollment Services, to learn more about life on…

5 Best jobs for people who are outgoing

Are you outgoing? You'll love these careers.

Have you always been outgoing? It’s a good characteristic to have. Being more of an extrovert than an introvert can help you navigate social situations and easily interact with people. It may seem like outgoing people would be well-equipped to perform any job, but there are some positions for…

Several California health laws passed or vetoed

California made health care news with a series of new measures governing the industry.

Early and mid-October were extremely busy times in the world of California health care, as several laws were either signed into law or vetoed at the end of the state’s legislative session. The numerous bills will have a wide-ranging effect on almost every aspect of the state’s health care…

Genetically Modified Food (GMO) – The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

GMO Pro's and Con's

The debate continues whether genetically modified organisms are out to save the world or destroy it. But the argument from either side is far from cut-an-dry. Lear the backstory on a few of the most pressing issues.

Student Highlight: Meet Carlos Suarez

Carlos Suarez

Suarez is a student on the Pharmacy Technology program at our Carrington College Tucson, AZ, campus. The program concludes with a valuable clinical externship, and at the time of writing, Carlos was undertaking his externship at the VA hospital in Tucson.
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Halloween do’s and don’ts for college students

Follow these simple tips to have the best Halloween ever.

With Halloween on the horizon, it’s not only time to start thinking about your costume, if you haven’t done so already, but to start planning all of your trick-or-treat festivities.
For college students, including those who are in a dental assistant program or medical coding college, Halloween…

How to improve your LinkedIn network

LinkedIn Network

No matter what career path you have chosen, whether it’s becoming a certified dental assistant or a veterinary technician, networking will be an essential component of finding your first job and furthering your career. In today’s world, a large part of establishing your professional network…