A New Campus-Based Extern Opportunity in Boise

Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center

Exciting news! One of our valued extern site partners, Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center, is opening an Express Care Clinic inside our Carrington College Boise campus this month. I spoke with Linda Whitener, Express Care Facility Medical Director and Family Nurse Practitioner, about this…

Our Students Have Heart!

Carrington College Heart Pillows

Every year the Carrington College Phoenix campus supports and promotes Congenital Heart Defect (CHD) Awareness Week (7th-14th February); it holds an event, the heart pillow project, that raises awareness and brings smiles to hundreds of children’s faces. This month, for the fifth consecutive…

Carrington Valentine’s Day Cards

Valentines Day Card

Happy Valentine’s Day from Blue and Goldie! As a thank you from Carrington, check out these 8 free different valentine’s cards to woo that special someone! Simply print out as many valentines as you need, cut them out, and hand them out to your valentine!

Faculty Spotlight – Meet Travis Matthews

Criminal Justice Program Director Travis Matthews

Travis Matthews, B.A., is the Criminal Justice (CJ) Program Director at our San Jose campus.
How long have you been at Carrington Travis, and how long have you been in the CJ field?
I joined Carrington in September 2008. I’ve been the Program Director for about a year now. Before that I had…

My Starting Point – Mayra Ruiz Gallegos – FA100

FA100 Classmates

Hey guys, It’s Mayra again. This is my fourth blog as I work through the Pharmacy Technology program at the Mesa campus. I’m now about 8 weeks into my program; I completed the introductory ‘Foundations for Achievement’ course (FA100) a couple of weeks ago and I’m excited that I’ve started my…

10 Questions to Ask When Visiting a College


If you, or someone you know, is interested in enrolling at a vocational school like Carrington College, here are 10 things that you should ask before you enroll. This list was compiled from answers given by some of our current students…

Ask About Accreditation – This should be first on your…

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…