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Carrington College, Sacramento Data & Information Overview

Want the scoop on Carrington College, Sacramento? We’ve put together a comprehensive report on the school that covers what majors Carrington College, Sacramento offers, how the school ranks, how diverse it is, and much more. Want to know more about a specific stat? Just click on its tile, and you’ll go to a page that goes more in-depth on that subject. You can also use the links below to go directly to any section on this page.

How Well Is Carrington College, Sacramento Ranked?

2022 Rankings

In its yearly rankings, College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities to determine which ones are the best in a variety of categories, such as overall value, quality, diversity, which schools are the best for each major, and much more.

Carrington College, Sacramento was awarded 68 badges in the 2022 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is dental assisting/assistant.

Overall Quality

Carrington College, Sacramento was not ranked in College Factual's 2022 Best Overall Colleges report. This could be for a number of reasons, including lack of data.

Is It Hard to Get Into Carrington College, Sacramento?

Acceptance Rate

Since Carrington College, Sacramento has an open admissions policy, being accepted to the school isn't that hard. However, a full basic things - such as a high school diploma or equivalent - may be required. Also, go over your application to make sure it is complete before you submit it.

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Carrington College, Sacramento Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio is often used as a measure to gauge how much access students will have to their professors - the lower the number, the better. At Carrington College, Sacramento, this rate is 50 to 1, which is high when compared to the national average of 15 to 1.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

When estimating how much access students will have to their teachers, some people like to look at what percentage of faculty members are full time. This is because part-time teachers may not have as much time to spend on campus as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Carrington College, Sacramento is 37%. This is lower than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  37 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Carrington College, Sacramento

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate tells us what percentage of first-year, full-time students choose to continue on to their sophomore year at a particular school. The rate at Carrington College, Sacramento is 64%, which is about average when compared to the national rate of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  64 out of 100

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Carrington College, Sacramento Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 1,709 full-time undergraduates at Carrington College, Sacramento.

How Much Does Carrington College, Sacramento Cost?

The overall average net price of Carrington College, Sacramento is $22,257. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Carrington College, Sacramento

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$21,407 $22,277 $23,763 $25,882 $25,814

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Carrington College, Sacramento, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At Carrington College, Sacramento, approximately 91% of students took out student loans averaging $8,161 a year. That adds up to $32,644 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Carrington College, Sacramento is 14.1%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.

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How Much Money Do Carrington College, Sacramento Graduates Make?

The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from Carrington College, Sacramento make about $30,800 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. This is about 23% less that the average pay for college graduates overall. However, graduates with your major may make more.


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Location of Carrington College, Sacramento

Carrington College, Sacramento is a private for-profit institution located in Sacramento, California. Sacramento is considered a suburb and offers tranquility and safety near the excitement of a city center.

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Contact details for Carrington College, Sacramento are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 8909 Folsom Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95826
Phone: 916-361-1660

Carrington College, Sacramento Majors

Learn more about the majors offered at Carrington College, Sacramento along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Carrington College, Sacramento

Online courses area a great option for busy, working students as well as for those who have scheduling conflicts and want to study on their own time. As time goes by, expect to see more and more online learning options become available.

In 2019-2020, 1,260 students took at least one online class at Carrington College, Sacramento. This is a decrease from the 2,062 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2019-2020 1,260 673
2018-2019 2,062 415
2017-2018 972 0
2016-2017 763 274
2015-2016 823 281

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Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


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