Positive Salary News For Certificate & Associate Students

Salary

A recent report* suggests that students attending a two-year technical program could graduate and initially move into better paid jobs than those graduating with a four-year bachelor’s degree.
The report, presented to the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, found that graduates with…

Student Spotlight – Meet Mbemba Romain

Mbemba Romain

Mbemba Romain, born and raised in the Bay Area, is studying be become a Pharmacy Technician at our Carrington College California San Leandro campus.
Aged 28, Mbemba was tired of drifting from one job to the next – a pattern he’d followed after a brief spell at a community college.
“I’d been…

Carrington Student Proves CPR Certification Saves Lives

CPR

Lori Carpenter, a Vocational Nursing program graduate from our Sacramento campus recently proved the real-world value of her CPR training. Last month Lori’s CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation) skills helped her save the life of a 3-year-old girl during a day-out at a local lake.
The incident…

Complete Your Resume From Top To Bottom!

Resume

Carrington College California students have the help of experienced Career Services teams to help them build striking résumés, but when building yours, consider an interesting fact we read recently about Google’s hiring policy, and their changing attitude towards résumés.
In the introduction…

Share These Steps To Good Health

Healthy Living

When you graduate from Carrington College in the coming weeks or months and start your career in the health care industry, you’ll soon discover (if you haven’t already) that as a nation, we really are ‘sicker’ than ever. Chronic conditions such as obesity, heart disease, cancer, stroke, and…

Got Questions? Please Don’t Be Shy.

Got Questions?

When we interview Carrington College students and graduates for the Spotlight feature in our newsletters and blog, we ask them for a few words of advice for new students or for those thinking about enrolling.
One of the more common things they mention is that you shouldn’t be afraid to ask…

The Starting Point: Calynn’s First Days

Calynn

Hello again Carrington Flock!
Last time on the Starting Point, we discussed my entry into Carrington College California Sacramento. This time, I want to talk about something every student is nervous about after their acceptance – the first day of school.
But let’s back-up. A few days prior to…