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8909 Folsom Blvd.

Sacramento CA 95826

(916) 585-7770

Campus Hours

Mon-Thu 7:00AM – 10:30PM

Friday 7:00AM – 5:00PM

 

Admissions Hours

Mon-Thu 9:00AM – 7:00PM

Friday 8:00AM – 5:00PM
Dental Hygiene Clinic Hours
Learn More About Our Free Dental Hygiene Clinic
Mon-Thu 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM*
*Appointment times may vary, please contact the clinic for more information.

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Medical & Dental Programs

Medical Assisting

Medical assistants work in physicians offices, hospitals, or other healthcare settings in a support role that blends both clinical and clerical work. A medical assistant may take vital signs, greet patients when they check in, schedule appointments, file paperwork, or assist a doctor as needed. The Medical Assisting program in Sacramento can be completed in as few as nine months.

Dental Assisting

Dental assistants help dentists and dental hygienists take care of patients. While some may think working as a dental assistant is all passing instruments, it can also include taking impressions or x-rays, sterilizing equipment, scheduling appointments, and greeting patients. Our Dental Assisting program in Sacramento can be completed in as few as nine months.

Pharmacy Technology

A trip to the pharmacy may be an uncommon occurrence for many, but for pharmacy technicians, it’s just another day at work. Pharmacy technicians assist pharmacists by interacting with customers and helping to dispense medications. While a pharmacist has a doctoral degree, our Pharmacy Technology program in Sacramento can be completed in as few as nine months.

Dental Hygiene

Oftentimes, patients at dental offices will spend the bulk of their time with a dental hygienist. Dental hygienists clean teeth to remove plaque, stains and tartar, take impressions or x-rays of patients, apply fluoride treatments, and maintain medical records. Our Dental Hygiene program in Sacramento offers hands-on training and can be completed in as few as two years.

The Carrington College-Dental Hygiene Program located in Sacramento will have an accreditation site visit from the Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) on October 12th and 13th, 2021.

There is a 60-day deadline for submission of third-party comments*. Please see below for how to submit a third-party comment to CODA.

INSTITUTION:  Carrington College Sacramento

PROGRAM(S) TO BE REVIEWED:  Dental Hygiene

SITE VISIT DATE:   10/12/2021 to 10/13/2021

60-DAY DEADLINE FOR RECEIPT OF COMMENTS IN THE COMMISSION OFFICE:

  (Commission on Dental Accreditation, 211 E. Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL  60611)

*Signed or unsigned comments will be accepted, names and/or signatures will be removed from comments prior to forwarding them to the program, and comments must pertain only to the standards for the particular program or policies and procedures used in the Commission’s accreditation process.

Health Information Technology (online)

An option for those who want to advance their education from a certificate to an associate degree is the Health Information Technology program in Sacramento. Carrington’s Health Information Technology program trains health information technicians to perform clerical duties including organizing, processing, and maintaining medical records and data for clinics. This degree is completed primarily online, with a 90-hour practical requirement that can be completed in an approved healthcare facility.

Health Studies (online)

A Health Studies Associate Degree can open the door to many opportunities to take your career to the next level. A Health Studies degree is designed for students who have already completed a certificate of achievement in a healthcare-related program, who want to potentially further their career. This program in Health Studies in Sacramento is in an online format.

Medical Administrative Assistant

Have you ever been at a doctor’s office and seen someone who just looks like they run the place? It may have been a medical administrative assistant. Medical administrative assistants answer the phone, schedule appointments, check in patients, file paperwork, and maintain patient databases. Our Medical Administrative Assistant program in Sacramento can be completed in as few as nine months.

Medical Billing and Coding

The Medical Billing and Coding program in Sacramento helps students learn how to navigate the complex healthcare payment system. When healthcare professionals complete exams or other treatments, they need to translate those actions into codes that are then sent to insurance companies to be paid. Additionally, a medical billing and coding professional may follow up to make sure bills are paid by either insurance carriers or the patient.

LVN to ADN

Nursing has many different levels ranging from certificates to master’s degrees or even PhDs. This means it’s always an option to return to school and advance your degree. One program designed for just that is our LVN to ADNprogram in Sacramento. This program is designed for licensed vocational nurses who want to gain an Associate Degree in Nursing. The LVN to ADN program can be completed in as few as eight months.

Vocational Nursing

Licensed vocational nurses provide basic medical care under the direction of a registered nurse or licensed physician/dentist. They provide basic bedside care, measure and record patients’ vital signs, assist with bathing, dressing and personal hygiene, administer medications and perform a variety of nursing skills in various healthcare settings. Vocational Nursing in Sacramento may be a good fit for students who want to get into a healthcare career quickly—the program can be completed in as few as 12 months.

Criminal Justice Programs

Criminal Justice: Corrections

Correctional officers are a vital part of the criminal justice system. They work to protect inmates and civilians working in jails, prisons, or other correctional institutes. Our Criminal Justice: Corrections program in Sacramento is designed for students who want to work as correctional officers or in the security industry.

Veterinary Programs

Veterinary Technology

A veterinary technician holds a variety of responsibilities, including assisting veterinarians with animal care during sick visits or handling samples or labs in more research or clinical settings. Veterinary technicians may work with household pets, reptiles, birds, or even livestock, depending on what kind of veterinarian they work with. Our Veterinary Technology program in Sacramento can be completed in as few as 19 months.

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Sacramento Campus’ Career-Preparation Programs

Carrington College’s Sacramento campus provides hands-on training in a number of medical programs in California. Carrington College’s Sacramento campus is easy to find, located right off Highway 50. If you’d rather ride than drive, just hop on the light rail that stops nearby.

The two-building campus is located on a seven-acre site in Sacramento and offers degree and certificate programs in allied health. The campus includes state-of-the-art classrooms with ceiling‐mounted LCD projectors, a student success center equipped reference materials, textbooks and journals, student computers, a learning laboratory with tutoring services and a four‐bed simulation laboratory. 

The facilities also include a 25‐chair dental hygiene clinic, a five‐chair radiography laboratory, two computer laboratories, an eight‐bed nursing laboratory, a professional veterinary technology surgery suite, a pharmacy technology lecture classroom with a simulated retail environment and two, four‐chair Dental Assisting laboratories with ten lecture/laboratory classrooms.

Outside the classroom, the campus has two student unions, a copy and distribution center, a staff lounge, a conference room and a student finance kiosk station. Within the three buildings are 44 administrative offices offering a variety of student services including enrollment services, career services, and student finance.

Easy Student Access

Carrington College’s Sacramento campus provides hands-on training in a number of medical programs in California. Carrington College’s Sacramento campus is easy to find, located right off Highway 50. If you’d rather ride than drive, just hop on the light rail that stops nearby.

Modern Facilities

The two-building campus is located on a seven-acre site in Sacramento and offers degree and certificate programs in allied health. The campus includes modern classrooms with ceiling‐mounted LCD projectors, a student success center equipped reference materials, textbooks and journals, student computers, a learning laboratory with tutoring services and a four‐bed simulation laboratory.

Classrooms Geared for Learning

The facilities also include a 25‐chair dental hygiene clinic, a five‐chair radiography laboratory, two computer laboratories, an eight‐bed nursing laboratory, a professional veterinary technology surgery suite, a pharmacy technology lecture classroom with a simulated retail environment and two, four‐chair Dental Assisting laboratories with ten lecture/laboratory classrooms.

A Genuine College Experience

Outside the classroom, the campus has two student unions, a copy and distribution center, a staff lounge, a conference room and a student finance kiosk station. Within the three buildings are 44 administrative offices offering a variety of student services including enrollment services, career services, and student finance.

“I have always been passionate about education as it can offer students a stable path to achieving professional success. At Carrington College we provide students with the opportunity to make a positive impact in the community by helping them achieve their educational goals.”

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Cynthia Bryson

Campus Director
Carrington College, Sacramento

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