Alumni Spotlight – Meet Lorraine Blyden

Lorraine Blyden

Lorraine Blyden once thought she’d like to be a nurse, but when she realized she has a queasy stomach, she decided Medical Billing & Coding (MBC) would be a better fit. Lorraine successfully completed the MBC program at our Carrington College California San Leandro campus in September this…

Student Spotlight – Meet The Millers

Students The Millers

Meet the Millers – no, not the new TV show on CBS – we have our very own Millers at Carrington College. Jeff and Katherine Miller are a married couple studying the Medical Assisting program together at the Boise, Idaho, campus. They started the program on May 6th this year and they aim to finish…

Celebrate Allied Health Week!

Dental Assisting

Congratulations! You’re on your way to becoming an Allied Health professional, and this week, November 3rd to 9th is recognized nationwide as National Allied Health Professions week. This annual event honors the more than 3 million health care providers who work in allied health professions….

Faculty Spotlight – Meet Tracy Cagan

Student Tracy Cagan

Two things you need to know about Tracy Cagan right off the bat:

She’s our Respiratory Care Program Director at our Carrington College Mesa campus.
She’s a self proclaimed ‘Disneyholic’!

I spoke with Tracy to explore more about both of these topics and moreā€¦
So before we get started, a…

“Quitting Smoking is easy – I do it all the time!”

Stop Smoking

Unfortunately it’s true. People try to give up smoking regularly, the problem is that not many succeed for good. It’s an addiction, and tough to give up permanently, or as I like to say, “for life”. If you’re a smoker looking for inspiration and help quitting, why not join The Great American…

What is a master promissory note?

You will need to fill out a master promissory note if you want federal financial aid.

After completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, more commonly known as FAFSA, and determining your financial aid eligibility, you may be asked to sign a master promissory note (MPN) if you have chosen to borrow federal student loans. While it may sound complicated, filling out an…

Campus Spotlight – Stockton, CA

Carrington College Stockton Campus

The Carrington College California Stockton campus, located in California’s Central Valley, is the educational home of 380 students and 35 faculty and staff. I spoke with David Kaye, Campus Executive Director, and Anna Meli- Sandoval, Director of Enrollment Services, to learn more about life on…