Carrington College Portland: Review & Facts

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Carrington College Portland is a very small two-year, private for-profit school with 195 students enrolled. This school was established in 1985 and is one of the 32 colleges and schools located in Portland, Oregon.

Academic Offerings

1-year certificate and associate's degree are offered at Carrington College Portland.

Carrington College Portland implements a continuous curriculum calendar system and has 7 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, Dental, Massage Therapy and Chiropractic, and Pharmacy. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see program Ratings compared to other schools.

Student Retention
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Carrington College Portland is fair at 79% (above Oregon average). Considering this statistic, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
143 : 1
The graduation rate at Carrington College Portland is very good - 80%.

Student to faculty ratio at Carrington College Portland is quite bad, 143:1. Chances of getting high quality education with this rate might be questionable.

Tuition and Loans

Tuition and fees per year
Average tuition costs are close to the nationwide median, about $11,000 per academic year.

Read the details about Carrington College Portland additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelihood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information

As reported in recent government data, 60 applications were submitted and 60 were accepted; so it is very easy to get accepted at this school.

This college might accept your dual credits and credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities) for admission.

Dual Credits
The undergraduate application fee at Carrington College Portland is $95.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Carrington College Portland and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (503) 761-6100 or check Carrington College Portland Website.

Opportunities and Services

Carrington College Portland provides a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Carrington College Portland, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Presently there is no on-campus housing at Carrington College Portland.

Based on the college crime data, Carrington College Portland seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Carrington College Portland Location and Maps

Post Address: Carrington College Portland, 2004 Lloyd Center, 3rd Floor, Portland, Oregon 97232-1309, USA
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