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Carrington College

 
Education - Teaching - Administration
HQ: Phoenix, AZ   |  
Overview
Carrington College®, a nationally accredited institution, was originally founded as Apollo College in 1976 in Phoenix, Ariz. We started out with the simple goal of changing the lives of our students. By staying true to that mission, we grew and are now able to help students at 11 campus locations across the Western United States.

From the very beginning, we have maintained a standard for education that prepares students to pursue careers in healthcare and technical fields. How? Through innovative curricula, technology and instruction methods.

By closely watching industry trends to determine which skills and specialties are in demand, we’re able to develop Certificate and Associate degree programs that can give you a chance for professional success.

Carrington College, offers certificate and Associate degree programs** in: Dental Assisting, Dental Hygiene, Physical Therapy Technology, Medical Billing and Coding, Massage Therapy, Medical Assisting, Respiratory Care, Medical Laboratory Technology, Physical Therapist Assistant, Medical Office Management, Medical Radiography, Pharmacy Technology, Practical Nursing, Nursing (Registered***), Nursing (Registered Bridge Option) and Veterinary Assisting.
Mission
The mission of the College is to prepare graduates to become health care professionals with the knowledge and skill necessary to assume entry-level positions in the health care industry.
Quick Facts
Eight out of nine eligible Carrington College campuses qualified for Honor Roll status during a reaffirmation of accreditation by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS).