Measles, mumps, and rubella are viral diseases that can be life-threatening in extreme cases. These three diseases are all very contagious and mostly affect infants, children and young adults. The measles, mumps, rubella vaccine (MMR vaccine) is one vaccine that protects against all three…

Tell me a little bit about yourself.
I grew up in the Portland area and now I live in Tigard. About a year ago I was working full time after graduating high school and didn’t really have a career in mind. I have to thank my parents because I would have never taken that extra step and decided…

Liliana Velazquez, RN, is a single mom who always dreamed of becoming a registered nurse (RN). In February 2013, she completed the Registered Nursing LVN to RN program* at the Carrington College Sacramento campus.
Thanks for your time Lilly. When did you start working in the medical field?
It…

Allison Land, 27, is a student at the Carrington College Boise campus. Allison is on track to complete the Medical Assisting program in April this year.
She hopes to walk the stage at a graduation ceremony in June; June is also her birthday month so that should give her two good reasons to…

Brandon Milo, 26, graduated from the Health Care Administration program at the Carrington College Sacramento campus in July 2014. Brandon grew up in a small town in Calaveras County, California. Even though he loves the area, he knew he had to move to a bigger place to kick-start his life and…

Veterans Day is the perfect time to celebrate all of the veterans we’re honored to have as part of the Carrington College family – students, graduates, staff and faculty. We recently spoke with two of our veterans to thank them for their service, and create two special Spotlight features we…

Ashley is studying Veterinary Technology at the Carrington College Pomona campus.
Tell me a little bit about yourself.
I’m originally from Maryland – the surrounding Baltimore city area. I grew up with two sisters and have a half brother. When I turned 18 I did a semester in college. That…