Sacramento, CA 95826
Carrington College-Sacramento is a privately run, for profit institution, located in Sacramento, California. It offers diploma and associate's degree programs, which can take 2 to 4 year to complete.
The institution is part of Carrington Colleges Group Inc. that operates 10 campuses in Sacramento, San Jose, San Leandro, Phoenix, AZ, Boise, ID, Albuquerque, NM, Las Vegas, NV, Reno, NV, Portland, OR, Phoenix, AZ.
The total number of students who applied in FALL 2016 was 170 and 78 students were accepted.
|Campus LocaleSuburb: Large|
|Student to Faculty Ratio14:1|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|Business ModelFor Profit|
|On Campus Housing-|
Nursing Programs Offered
The Carrington College practical nursing program is designed to enable students to earn a certificate in Vocational Nursing develops the skills and knowledge to provide nursing care to patients in healthcare settings. Upon earning the certificate or the associate degree in Vocational Nursing the school guarantees students to develop knowledge and skills needed to care for patients at an essential level, providing simple nursing care for patients who are experiencing common, well-defined health problems.
Graduates from the program will work under the supervision of a licensed physician or a Registered Nurse in a range of health care setting including doctor’s offices, clinics, community based health care and assisted living facilities.
The program is geared to training compassionate, responsible and self directed students to enter a field that can be both challenging and fulfilling.
The curriculum is intended to provide the appropriate combination of in class theoretical instruction with hands on clinical and laboratory practice in healthcare facilities in the area to allow a command of the skills required at the entry level.
Students will be instructed by passionate instructors with extensive nursing experience and prepared for the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-PN).
- All applicants must be 18 years of age or more
- High School Diploma (or transcripts) or GED equivalency certificate
Additional information on the courses offered in this program, faculty, class schedules and admission requirements can be obtained by directly contacting Carrington College.
LPN to ADN
NCLEX-RN Passrate History
NCLEX-RN passrate history of Carrington College-Sacramento as reported by California state board of nursing.
NCLEX-PN Passrate History
NCLEX-PN passrate history of Carrington College-Sacramento as reported by California state board of nursing.
Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year
|Program name||Degree type||Graduates|
|Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training||Certificate||72|
|Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse||Associate's degree||52|
|Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training||Associate's degree||114|
Nearby Nursing Schools
The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Carrington College-Sacramento
5.74 miles away
Carrington College-Citrus Heights
9.1 miles away
38.94 miles away
Carrington College-Pleasant Hill
56.25 miles away
60.52 miles away
Carrington College-San Leandro
72.25 miles away
Carrington College-San Jose
93.38 miles away
105.22 miles away
Institute of Technology
149.2 miles away
San Joaquin Valley College-Visalia
188.67 miles away
Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges|
07/01/2001 - Current
|Secondary school GPA Neither required nor recommended|
|Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended|
|Secondary school record Required|
|Completion of college-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended|
|Recommendations Neither required nor recommended|
|Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended|
|Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Neither required nor recommended|
|TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Neither required nor recommended|
|Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Required|
Cost (Net Price)
$14,344Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
|Less than 30k$12,270|
|30k to 48k--|
|48k to 75k$16,419|
|75k to 110k--|
Financial Aid & Loan
Students receiving any grant or scholarship aid
Students Who receive Pell Grants
Federal Student Loans
Two or more races
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native
Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)
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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and California state board of nursing