Carrington News

Western Career College Helps Alleviate Nursing Shortage

School graduates 80 vocational and registered nursing students SACRAMENTO, Calif., February 17, 2009 - The weak economy is affecting almost every job sector in America, save one – nursing. These professionals are in… Read More

Apollo College, Portland to Offer Dental Hygiene Program

NEW RESTORATIVE DENTISTRY CURRICULUM GIVES DENTAL HYGIENE STUDENTS SOMETHING TO SMILE ABOUT AT APOLLO COLLEGE. PORTLAND, Ore. – August 28, 2008 -Restorative Dentistry just became legal for Registered Dental Hygienists in… Read More

Diagnostic Medical Sonography to be Offered at Mesa Campus

MANNEQUIN “PATIENTS” HELP TRAIN DIAGNOSTIC MEDICAL SONOGRAPHY STUDENTS AT APOLLO COLLEGE. Fully programmable, lifelike mannequins blink, breathe and exhibit bodily functions. PHOENIX, Ariz. – August 25, 2008… Read More

DeVry Inc. to Acquire U.S. Education

DEVRY INC. TO ACQUIRE U.S. EDUCATION CORPORATION Expands DeVry’s High-Quality Healthcare Offerings OAKBROOK TERRACE, Ill. – July 30, 2008 - DeVry Inc. (NYSE: DV), a global provider of educational services, today… Read More

Beernink Reappointed to WASC for Community and Junior...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – July 2, 2008 - Holly Beernink, director of Academic Affairs and Accreditation Liaison Officer at Western Career College, has been appointed to a second three-year term on the board of the Accrediting… Read More

Western College Names Dawn Matthews Director of Operations

SACRAMENTO, California – May 5, 2008 - Western Career College has promoted Dawn Matthews to director of operations for its eight-campus network. Matthews previously served as operations manager at Western Career College… Read More

Apollo College Announces New RN “Bridge” Program

Apollo College Announces New RN “Bridge” Program BOISE, Idaho – February 18, 2008 - Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) looking to move up in their careers should get the vital stats on a new Registered Nurse (RN) Bridge… Read More

Boise Practical Nursing Program Surpass National Average

BOISE, Idaho – February 10, 2008 - Apollo College graduates who take the National Council Licensure Examination for Practical Nurses (NCLEX) are not only making the grade – they’re surpassing it. From Jan. 1, 2007… Read More

Apollo College Helps Holiday Shoppers Give a Gift...

Apollo College Helps Holiday Shoppers Give a Gift That’s “Kneaded” TUCSON, Ariz. – December 12, 2007 - Shoppers looking for a truly personal gift to give this holiday season will find one that makes their recipients want… Read More