Carrington College-Reno

Reno, NV 89511
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Carrington College-Reno is one of the nine private, for-profit 2-year colleges in Nevada. The campus is located in an urban area, in Reno.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 362 students attend the school. In the 2017 fall enrollment, 16 freshman students enrolled, and approximately 14 students returned for their sophomore year (which makes its freshman retention rate 89%). Every year 68% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleMidsize City
Number of Students362
Student to Faculty Ratio16:1
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation -
Business ModelFor-profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate89%

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Associate's degree 26 98
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 86%

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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, 90% of Carrington College-Reno'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% $4,154
Other Federal Grant 52% $323
State Grant & Scholarships -- --
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 61% $240
Federal Student Loans 77% $8,204
Private Loans -- --


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$20,493
$30,001 to $48,000--
$48,001 to $75,000--
$75,001 to $110,000$26,308
Over $110,000--

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

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Data source: (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Nevada state board of nursing.
Carrington College-Reno
5580 Kietzke Ln.
Reno, NV 89511

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