Student Spotlight – Meet Ashton McCants

Student Ashton McCants

Ashton McCants, aged 24, is studying Respiratory Care at our Pleasant Hill campus. Born in California, raised in Memphis, TN, Ashton served in the United States Air Force for four years. He completed a bachelor’s degree in Aeronautics after his enlistment ended. He enrolled in the Carrington…

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Carrington College Swag

A lot of exciting things happened at Carrington College in 2013; the launch of our new Spirit Store in late November was just one of the highlights of a very busy year.
If you’ve not yet had a chance to check it out, go to to see all the Carrington goodies we have for you….

Be The Reason Someone Smiles Today


The Holiday Season is in full swing; we’re told this is the time of year to be generous in our giving with kindness in our hearts. Well that’s a wonderful sentiment, but as much as we’d all like to, not everyone has the financial capacity for giving, or the spare time for volunteering.
BUT – and…

Why Should You Volunteer During The Holidays?


Beloved comedian and actor Bob Hope once said “If you haven’t got any charity in your heart, you have the worst kind of heart trouble.”  Fortunately we live in a country filled with the most generous citizens in the world*. Here are some numbers that demonstrate your collective generosity#:


Student Spotlight – Meet Shanandrea Tripp

Student Shanandrea Tripp

Born and raised in San Lorenzo, CA, Shanandrea, 30, and fiancé David are getting married next summer. Shanandrea is step-mom to two daughters – Aricela, 10, and Angelina, aged 16. Shanandrea enrolled with us in April this year; she’ll complete her Medical Billing & Coding (MBC) program in…

Share Your Success


Success comes in many forms. As Carrington College students, you all measure your own personal success in completely different ways. Ask ten different students “What’s your biggest success?” and you’ll get ten different answers…

My biggest success to date is just going back to school


Campus Spotlight – Las Vegas, Nevada

Las Vegas Campus

Annette Kohberger is the Campus Administrative Coordinator at the Carrington College Las Vegas campus. Annette was kind enough to spend some time with me discussing life at one of our two Nevada campuses.
So let me ask you something very serious to start with… There is a perception, of course…