Career Care Institute

Lancaster, CA 93534

Career Care Institute is one of the 127 private less than two year, for-profit colleges in California. Its campus is small in size and located in a suburb in Lancaster. The institution offers only undergrad degree programs.

Every year 94% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.


Campus LocaleLarge Suburb
Campus SizeSmall
Student to Faculty Ratio5:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
LevelLess than two year
Business ModelFor-profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate56%

Nursing Programs Offered

The Career Care Institute Vocational Nursing Program is accredited by the Council on Occupational Education at all three campuses. 

The course is offered in a lecture style classroom where a variety of different nursing topics ranging from fundamental principles and practices to anatomy and physiology and including infection control, patient care skills and asepsis.

The theoretical in class instruction will be supplemented by hands on clinical training to prepare students for real life situations in healthcare settings.

Students who have completed the coursework and passed the final exam is eligible to apply to sit for the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-PN) to become a licensed Vocational Nurse meeting the standards established by the Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians.

The program equips students with the nursing skills that will allow them to perform direct patient care related tasks. Graduates are expected to be ready to function in an interdisciplinary healthcare in a range of healthcare settings including hospitals, clinics, and doctor’s offices.

Length program completion is fourteen months and most students finish the course in anything up to seventeen months.

On time completion rates can be affected by changes in schedules, extended clinical externship or failed courses.

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years 25 145
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-PN: 73%

Compare Schools

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The following schools are located within 200 miles radius of Career Care Institute

Integrity College of Health
35.03 miles away
North-West College-Pasadena
36.7 miles away
North-West College-Glendale
36.98 miles away
Marian Health Careers Center-Van Nuys Campus
38.8 miles away
Palladium Technical Academy
40.99 miles away
Marian Health Careers Center-Los Angeles Campus
43.27 miles away
Career Development Institute Inc
45.59 miles away
North-West College-Pomona
48.41 miles away
American Career College-Lynwood
51.59 miles away
Medical Allied Career Center
52.71 miles away


Institutional Accreditations
Council on Occupational Education
12/15/2010 - Current



Acceptance Rate
The college has an open admission policy. However each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Application fee
Undergrads $80
Graduates --

Cost to Attend

No Info Available

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 91% of Career Care Institute's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 71% $3,506
Other Federal Grant -- --
State Grant & Scholarships -- --
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 6% $1,060
Federal Student Loans 89% $6,692
Private Loans -- --


Average Net Price/year
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$24,958
$30,001 to $48,000$25,724
$48,001 to $75,000$26,398
$75,001 to $110,000$27,838
Over $110,000$27,838

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Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Two or more races
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
Race/ethnicity unknown
Non-resident alien

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Data source: (2017-2018 colleges survey) and California state board of nursing.

Career Care Institute
43770 Fifteenth Street West Ste 115
Lancaster, CA 93534

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