Carrington College-Portland

Portland, OR 97232
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Carrington College-Portland is one of the six private, for-profit career colleges in Oregon. The campus is located in an urban area, in Portland.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 243 students attend the school. In the 2017 fall enrollment, 33 freshman students enrolled, and approximately 26 students returned for their sophomore year (which makes its freshman retention rate 78%).

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleLarge City
Number of Students243
Student to Faculty Ratio41:1
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation -
LevelLess than two year
Business ModelFor-profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate78%

Nursing Programs

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Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs
07/12/2012 - 06/21/2014



Acceptance Rate
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
Admission considerations
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

In addition to the college's admission requirements each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Cost to Attend

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Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 92% of Carrington College-Portland's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 74% $4,140
Other Federal Grant 33% $263
State Grant & Scholarships -- --
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 39% $218
Federal Student Loans 83% $7,088
Private Loans 3% $4,368


Average Net Price
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$18,539
$30,001 to $48,000$17,805
$48,001 to $75,000$19,766
$75,001 to $110,000$21,262
Over $110,000$22,795

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

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Data source: (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Oregon state board of nursing.
Carrington College-Portland
2004 Lloyd Center, 3rd Fl.
Portland, OR 97232

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