Sunday, August 12th, marked the final day of a week-long event that people around the world look forward to every year – in fact, it even has a countdown website! Along with our nation’s Independence Day, Father’s Day, and Flag Day, Shark Week has become a staple of the summer season….

So, you’ve completed your first year of college. You’re pretty excited about your major, but you can’t help but wonder: How can I improve my post-grad job prospects while I’m still in school? Whether you’re studying to be a certified medical assistant, a registered pharmacy technician or a…

Whether you’re in the midst of a medical assisting program or taking dental assisting classes, there’s one thing that has been on the minds of many students this summer: Student loan interest rate hikes.
College students who rely upon student loans to pay for things like tuition and materials…

As you embark on your nursing career, you are bound to meet a few challenges while adjusting to this new and exciting job. Any new position takes a bit of getting used to,  but nursing requires specialized skills because you hold another person’s life in your hands. After completing…

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…

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…

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…