Carrington College-Phoenix

Tel: (602)393-5900
560 students
Private for-profit
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School Highlights:
Carrington College-Phoenix serves 560 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is lower than the community college average of 41:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 53%.
Carrington College-Phoenix is one of 31 community colleges within Maricopa County, AZ.
The nearest community college is Brookline College-Phoenix (0.40 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 92% over five years.
College Carrington College-Phoenix Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 19 staff
61 staff
Carrington College-Phoenix Total Faculty (2006-2013)
Number of Programs Offered 6 7

Student Body

The student population of 560 has declined by 85% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 is less than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has declined by 7% over five years.
Total Enrollment 560 students 1,296 students
Carrington College-Phoenix Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 29:1
21:1
Carrington College-Phoenix Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 560 students
814 students
Carrington College-Phoenix Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
Carrington College-Phoenix Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
8%
1%
Carrington College-Phoenix American Indian/Alaskan (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
54%
21%
Carrington College-Phoenix Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
8%
15%
Carrington College-Phoenix Black (2006-2013)
% White
26%
51%
Carrington College-Phoenix White (2006-2013)
% Hawaiian
1%
-
Carrington College-Phoenix Hawaiian (2008-2013)
% Two or more races
1%
3%
Carrington College-Phoenix More (2007-2013)
% Unknown races
1%
3%
Carrington College-Phoenix Unknown (2006-2013)
Carrington College-Phoenix Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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. 0.63 0.68
Carrington College-Phoenix Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 94%
89%
Carrington College-Phoenix % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Percent Admitted 100%
81%
Carrington College-Phoenix Percent Admitted (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Phoenix public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,093 per year for in-state students and $8,720 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,274 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Phoenix 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 0.76, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Phoenix is The Art Institute of Phoenix. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.