Happy Halloween!

Halloween at Sacramento Campus

OneĀ  of our favorite holidays of the year at Carrington College California is just around the corner! Just like past years, we’re sure that many of our faculty, staff and students are really going to get into the Halloween spirit again later this month.
We usually see some amazing costumes and…

Extern Site Spotlight – Jefferson Dental Clinics

Jefferson Dental Clinics

Jefferson Dental Clinics (JDC) is a premier provider of dental services in Texas, and a valued partner of our Carrington College Mesquite campus. Established in 1967, with 41 dental centers in Dallas/Fort Worth and Houston, Jefferson Dental offers a full range of general dental and orthodontic…

Alumni Spotlight – Meet Emma Parkerson

Student Emma Parkerson

Emma Parkerson earned her Certificate of Achievement in Medical Assisting at our Carrington College Las Vegas campus. She graduated in June of this year and is now enjoying working two jobs in the medical field – one part-time and one full-time!
Emma, aged 21, was awarded the Nevada Millennium…

Graduate Spotlight – Meet Megan Beckle

Student Megan Beckle

Megan Beckle, aged 34, is a mom, a wife, and a medical assistant. She started the Medical Assisting program at our San Jose campus on November 6th 2012, and graduated July 27th this year. This is an inspiring story of a long-time stay-at-home mom who knew it was time to go back to…

8 Things You Should Make Time For Today

Make Time For Today

Time is precious – no doubt. But with busy lives, if you’re not careful you can soon discover that you’ve forgotten to find time for some of the important things, and the important people, in your life.
We know our programs are demanding, and as a Carrington College student you’ve got a lot of…

How to survive x-ray technician clinicals

Aspiring x-ray technicians can use this advice as they take on clinicals.

As you’re studying to become a radiologic technologist, also known as an x-ray technician, you will inevitably reach the point in your training where things are a bit more hands-on: clinicals. While the word can sound intimidating, all it really means is that you will be taking the skills you…

What you need to know about FAFSA

Don't forget to fill out your FAFSA!

Whether you plan to go to college to begin a medical billing career or become a pharmacy technician, you’ll probably need a little financial aid to help you out with the cost of tuition. The Free Application for Federal Student Aid, better known as FAFSA, is released January 1st and must be…