Carrington News

Beernink Reappointed to WASC for Community and Junior Colleges

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 That’s “Kneaded”

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

Apollo College Beats University of Colorado in Sputum Bowl

PHOENIX, Arizona – December 10, 2007 – Student Respiratory Care team members from Apollo College’s Westside and Mesa campuses took second place in the National Sputum Bowl Championship held recently in New Orleans,… Read More

Akens Named President of Western Career College

SACRAMENTO, California – Oct. 15, 2007 – Jeff Akens, a 14-year member of the Western Career College executive team, will lead the eight-campus, Northern California private college system, as its new president. Akens’… Read More