The Starting Point: Calynn in the Classroom


Hello again, Carrington Flock!
So, we’ve talked about getting started with school, we’ve talked about the first days and initial wonder at the Carrington College California Sacramento campus. Now we can get into the hands-on classroom! These activities have been my favorite part of my…

Study: Physically demanding jobs affect sleep

Physically Demanding Jobs

The amount of physical activity your job requires could cause you to sleep too little or too much, according to a new study,1 which could, in turn, affect your job performance overall.
Research from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania found that people with even…

Teach patients about summer pet safety

Keep Fido happy and healthy this summer.

Working in veterinary technology not only means helping animals when they are sick or injured, but providing their owners with the information they need to prevent the a trip to the vet’s office in the first place.1 Summertime can be dangerous for pets, particularly dogs because they spend so…

Enjoy Student Discounts


According to the Census Bureau, over 19 million students are enrolled in higher education institutions in the U.S.A. One of the great advantages of being a Carrington College student, in addition to the practical real-world education you’re receiving, is the number of student discounts that are…

Put Travel On Your Bucket List


We realize you’re kind of busy at the moment, what with your studies at Carrington College California and trying to build a health care career. But at some point in your life try to make travel a priority – put it on you bucket list!
Travel can broaden your horizons, it can open your eyes to the…

What’s In It For Me?


All too often these days people ask, or sometimes just think, ‘What’s in it for me?’ before they commit to doing something, or helping someone. It’s an unfortunate symptom of our society in the 21st century.
But at Carrington College California we encourage our students to rally against that way…

Why is your health insurance so expensive

Why is Your Health Insurance so Expensive

In 2010, the United Sates spent 2.6 trillion dollars on healthcare. That is equal to $8,402 per person and 18% of the total economy.