Start realizing your full potential with our diverse range of affordable, in-demand, healthcare related certificate and associate degree programs. Most of these programs can be completed in 8 to 18 months. With hands-on training and externships that provide real-world experience, these programs will help prepare you for that first day on the job.
Last year, more than 80% of our students used some form of financial assistance1 to help cover their tuition. Our Student Finance Advisors can help you make your education more affordable.
1. Student loans, grants and scholarships are available to those who qualify.
Be ready with hands-on learning
You want to hit the ground running in your new career, and a Carrington education can help you do it with valuable hands-on learning2. From blood draws to X-rays, our courses give you plenty of practice in the lab.
2. Not all programs include hands-on learning.
Gain from our experienced faculty
Our qualified instructors bring years of real-world experience to the classroom and the curriculum. They know which skills you'll actually use in your career, and they'll give you the right tools for the job.
Clinical externships in the real world
Carrington provides you with the opportunities to practice your skills in real-world3 situations before you graduate. You'll learn from professionals in your field, while making important connections for your future.
3. Not all programs include extern opportunities.
Why Does Accreditation Matter?
Accreditation is a stamp of approval a school or program gets to show it has what it takes to give you the quality education you deserve. Choosing a school that’s accredited means you picked a place to learn that meets certain standards for what you’re learning, how you’re learning it and who’s teaching you. At Carrington College, we know that accreditation matters. For more information click here.
Carrington College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges, Western Association of Schools and Colleges (ACCJC/WASC), 10 Commercial Blvd., Suite 204, Novato, CA 94949, (415)506-0234, an institutional accrediting body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation and the U.S. Department of Education. Additional information about accreditation, including the filing of complaints against member institutions, can be found at www.accjc.org.
" I do believe that choosing Carrington to start my career was my best decision. I had help from very experienced instructors in the field, so I learned the book strategies and real-life strategies to help me along the way. "
- Tannya Mimila
Graduated from the Dental Assisting program at the Mesa campus on 5/16/18