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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 Western Career College-Sacramento offers, how the school ranks, how diverse it is, and much more. If you're interested in learning more about a particular stat, just click on its tile to go to a new page that covers the topic more in-depth. Also, you can jump to any section of this page by clicking one of the links below.

How Well Is Carrington College-Sacramento Ranked?

2020 Rankings

Overall Quality

Western Career College-Sacramento was not ranked in College Factual's 2020 Best Overall Colleges report. This could be for a number of reasons, including lack of data.

Is It Hard to Get Into Western Career College-Sacramento?

Acceptance Rate

If you're applying to Carrington College-Sacramento you'll face some tough competition, since the school's acceptance rate is only 45%. Definitely don't wait until the last minute to submit your application, since applying early may be in your favor.

Learn more about Carrington College-Sacramento admissions.

Carrington College-Sacramento Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio is often used to estimate how much interaction there is between professors and their students at a college or university. At Carrington College-Sacramento, this ratio is 14 to 1, which is on par with the national average of 15 to 1. That's not bad at all.

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 21%. This is lower than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  21 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Carrington College-Sacramento

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate of 78% tells us that most first-year, full-time students like Carrington College-Sacramento enough to come back for another year. This is a fair bit higher than the national average of 68%. That's certainly something to check off in the good column about the school.

Freshmen Retention Rate  78 out of 100

Find out more about the retention and graduation rates at Carrington College-Sacramento.

Carrington College-Sacramento Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 1,124 undergraduates at Western Career College-Sacramento with 891 being full-time and 233 being part-time.

Western Career College-Sacramento Diversity Score

How Much Does Carrington College-Sacramento Cost?

The overall average net price of Western Career College-Sacramento is $21,988. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

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 Western Career College-Sacramento, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At Western Career College-Sacramento, approximately 91% of students took out student loans averaging $7,260 a year. That adds up to $29,040 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Western Career College-Sacramento is 14.8%. 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 Western Career 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 Western Career College-Sacramento make about $30,800 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. This is about 25% less that the average pay for college graduates overall. However, graduates with your major may make more.


See which majors at Carrington College-Sacramento make the most money.

Location of Carrington College-Sacramento

Carrington College-Sacramento is a private for-profit institution situated in Sacramento, California. Western Career College-Sacramento is located in a safe and convenient suburb.

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Location of Carrington College-Sacramento

Contact details for Western Career College-Sacramento are given below.

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

Carrington College-Sacramento Majors

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates

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

Online Learning at Western Career College-Sacramento

Online learning options are becoming more and more popular at American colleges and universities. Online classes are great for students who have busy schedules or for those who just want to study on their own time.

In 2017-2018, 972 students took at least one online class at Carrington College-Sacramento. This is an increase from the 763 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 972 0
2016-2017 763 274
2015-2016 823 281
2014-2015 712 205
2013-2014 851 332

Learn more about online learning at Carrington College-Sacramento.


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