‘Dress to impress’ was a phrase often thrown around a few years ago, and it still holds true today. First impressions are made within seconds of meeting someone new, so if you ‘dress like you mean it’ you’ll have a better chance of success in any situation, not just professional.
We all…

As a health care professional, no matter your field, you should be aware of the benefits of good nutrition, and a wholesome diet. So we have a simple question for you…Do you buy fresh produce and meat from your local farmers’ market? If not, why not? Here’s why you should…
There are hundreds…

The city of Citrus Heights, located in Sacramento County, only gained official ‘Cityhood’ in 1997. That’s just eight years before our 28,000 square foot Carrington College California campus first opened its doors to this family-friendly northern California community.
The civic website says that…

Stress is a part of life for 99% of us; it’s how you cope that sets you apart. In many instances, a little stress is beneficial – it can make you focus and sharpen your game. Many of us operate best under stress. If you do your best work close to a deadline, that’s stress helping. So what’s the…

You probably came to Carrington College because you wanted to make a change. Either a career change, or a change in direction after high school. No matter your age or situation, landing your first job interview in a new career is incredibly exciting, but it can also be terrifying. But worry…

Johnnie Murray, aged 52, is a great example of how a career change can stir up passion for a new profession. Johnnie is a current student at our Carrington College Spokane campus; he’s studying for an Associate of Occupational Studies degree in Medical Radiography.
Johnnie started at…

If you love animals and are studying to become a veterinary technician, you may need to pass the Veterinary Technician National Exam to become certified. The VTNE is a computerized, multiple choice exam that evaluates entry-level vet techs to make sure they have the knowledge and skills…