ASPIRE Student Assistance

Aspire - DeComplicate DeStress

Carrington students… have you taken advantage of the ASPIRE program yet?
Your well-being is important to us.  For that reason, Carrington College and Carrington College California launched ASPIRE two years ago, a comprehensive and confidential* Student Assistance Program powered by ACI…

How to write a professional email

Professional Student

Whether you are pursuing a nursing career or work in a veterinary office, it’s imperative that you know how to write a professional email. This is a skill that will not only help you during your job search, but will also make sure that you present yourself in a manner that demonstrates your…

How the government shutdown is affecting college students

The government shutdown impacted most people around the country, including many college students.

The shutdown of the federal government is having many effects beyond political turmoil.1 For college students and young people, the ramifications are more widespread than they might initially seem.
Student loan rates will potentially be affected, popular leisure and educational attractions have…

I’m gone: A look at why young people quit their jobs

If your job is making you miserable, quitting might not be the worst option - as long as you have a plan.

Who hasn’t thought, at one time or another, about quitting their job? Maybe your boss has been unfair to you, or a client was overly demanding, or you simply had a dream about living on a beach somewhere and selling pina coladas to tourists.
Whatever your reason for fantasizing about quitting,…

Faculty Spotlight – Meet Susan Yeaman

Susan Yeaman College Faculty

Susan Yeaman, MA, B.A., is a Medical Assisting Instructor at our Carrington College California San Leandro campus. Susan is incredibly knowledgeable in her field, and a very experienced teacher; she’s been a part of our Carrington family for more than nine years, and has worked in medical…

Happy Halloween!

Halloween at Sacramento Campus

One  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…