Carrington College-Boise

1122 North Liberty Street
Boise, ID 83704-8742
Tel: (208)377-8080
494 students
Private for-profit
Carrington College's Boise campus is the perfect spot to earn an associate degree or certificate in a medical field. That's because it's in a modern 46,000 square foot building located near many of the city's health care facilities. Close to several bus stops and featuring a beautifully landscaped patio, the campus is easy to find. Once you're there, you might want to stay. Modern classrooms, a full multimedia library and a computer lab are just the beginning. You can learn from health care professionals who are experienced in their field. We've even partnered with local health care organizations to make sure you're learning the skills you need for a successful career. Carrington College offers associate and bachelor's degree programs, as well as certificate programs in the medical field for those looking to transform their lives with an education that leads to careers, not just jobs. Take a look at our programs and embrace the future that could be yours with a degree or certificate from Carrington College.
School Highlights
Carrington College-Boise serves 494 students (92% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the state community college average of 36:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 19%.
Carrington College-Boise is one of 2 community colleges within Ada County, ID.
The nearest community college is Brown Mackie College-Boise (2.50 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 51% over five years.
College Carrington College-Boise (ID) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 27 staff
214 staff
Number of Programs Offered 12 n/a

Student Body

The student population of 494 has declined by 40% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.37 is more than the state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has declined by 26% over five years.
Total Enrollment 494 students 6,049 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
# Full-Time Students 455 students
2,402 students
# Part-Time Students 39 students
2,981 students
% Asian
% Hispanic
% Black
% White
% Hawaiian
% Two or more races
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.37 0.33

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 96%
Percent Admitted 50%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Brown Mackie College-Boise
    Private for-profit
    356 students | 2.50 Mi9050 W Overland Rd, Ste 101
    Boise ID 83709
  • 10,217 students | 12.40 Mi5500 East Opportunity Drive
    Nampa ID 83687
  • 2,396 students | 45.30 Mi650 College Blvd
    Ontario OR 97914
  • 8,473 students | 115.10 Mi315 Falls Ave.
    Twin Falls ID 83301
  • 1,731 students | 189.60 Mi2411 NW Carden Ave
    Pendleton OR 97801
Did You Know?
For Idaho public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,640 per year for in-state students and $7,200 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $3,770 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Idaho community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.33, which is lower than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in Idaho is College of Western Idaho. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.