If you’re reaching the point in your Carrington College program where you’re starting to think about how to get the first job in your new career, or if you’ve graduated and are looking to move to the next level, it’s time to start working on your own brand.
What is a Brand?
Brands were first…

Sharon Chambers, Director of Tribal & Community Outreach, joined Carrington College back in 1987 when the school was called Apollo College.
She worked in enrollment services for nine years before briefly leaving for another opportunity; she returned to the Carrington flock in 1999 and has been…

Certified medical assistants, regardless of what area of medicine they enter, will likely encounter a fair amount of patients with autoimmune diseases throughout their career. One of the most common forms of this sort of illness is Crohn’s disease, an ailment that affects the digestive tract and…

Expert Techniques From A Massage Therapy Instructor
If you’re looking for the perfect way to surprise that special someone in your life, consider giving him or her an all-out, deeply relaxing back massage. While store-bought items can be great, they can’t beat a really good back rub. You…

Whether you’re studying to become a pharmacy technician, a certified medical assistant or any other number of medical positions, scheduling smartly will be key to your success in the field.
Considering that these professions tend to require a higher degree of endurance than other careers may,…

We all know the Carrington College family truly cares about the communities that are home to our 18 campuses. Our students, staff and faculty prove it regularly with frequent community focused events. But one particular community project, held annually at our Phoenix North campus, really tugs at…

A new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association suggests that supplementing folic acid with medication for high blood pressure may play a role in preventing stroke among adults with hypertension.1 
The research, dubbed the China Stroke Primary Prevention Trial (CSPPT),…