Carrington College-Boise

1122 North Liberty Street, Boise
ID, 83704-8742
Tel: (208)377-8080
557 students
Private for-profit

Get admissions information on Carrington College-Boise and online degrees at CampusExplorer.com.

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 557 students (100% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 10%.
Carrington College-Boise is one of 2 community colleges within Ada County, ID.
The nearest community college is Brown Mackie College-Boise (2.5 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Carrington College-Boise 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

Student Body

The student population of 557 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 9:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.33 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 10% over five years.
Total Enrollment
557 students
1,287 students
Carrington College-Boise Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
557 students
832 students
Carrington College-Boise Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
Carrington College-Boise sch enrollment Carrington College-Boise sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
1%
% Asian
2%
2%
Carrington College-Boise Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
13%
7%
Carrington College-Boise Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
1%
12%
Carrington College-Boise Black (2006-2012)
% White
81%
66%
Carrington College-Boise White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Carrington College-Boise More (2007-2012)
Carrington College-Boise sch ethnicity Carrington College-Boise sta ethnicity
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. 0.33 0.45
Carrington College-Boise Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of - is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of - is less than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Percent Admitted 100%
78%
Carrington College-Boise Percent Admitted (2006-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

Get admissions information on Carrington College-Boise and online degrees at CampusExplorer.com.

Nearby Schools:

  • College Loaction Mi. Students
  • Boise Brown Mackie College-Boise
    Private for-profit
    9050 W Overland Rd, Ste 101
    Boise , ID , 83709
    (208)321-8800
    2.5  Mi  |  442  students
  • Nampa College of Western Idaho
    Public
    5500 East Opportunity Drive
    Nampa , ID , 83687
    (208)562-3000
    12.4  Mi  |  9107  students
Recent Articles
Freshman Year in College Looks More and More Like High School
Freshman Year in College Looks More and More Like High School
Nearly 52 percent of community college students in the United States begin their freshman year in at least one remedial class. These courses, which help students acquire knowledge and skills they should have acquired in high school, do not count toward their degree requirements. As a result, students are taking longer than ever to obtain their degree, if they obtain one at all.
Federal Student Loans – Unavailable at 20% of Community Colleges
Although a community college education is inexpensive when compared to tuition and fees at a four-year institution, some students still need financial assistance to pay their education bills. Yet, some community colleges don’t participate in the federal student loan program, putting some students in a financial bind.
Post-Recession Cliff Looms for Community Colleges
While many factors have contributed to the current decline in community college enrollment, the recovering economy is chief among them. As more and more people return to the workforce, fewer students enroll in courses at community colleges. Many institutions must now deal with budget shortfalls in the face of double-digit declines in enrollment.