Carrington College-Portland

2004 Lloyd Center, 3rd Floor, Portland
OR, 97232-1309
Tel: (503)761-6100
627 students
Private for-profit

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The mission of Apollo 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. Apollo College has the following goals consistent with its mission is to develop knowledgeable and skill-oriented graduates who possess the necessary behavior and attitude which allows them to transition into entry-level employment in the health care industry; to provide quality didactic and clinical experiences that prepare graduates to perform competently within the professional standards of their field of study; provide the appropriate educational environment and services that result in appropriate student completion and employment rates after graduation.
School Highlights:
Carrington College-Portland serves 627 students (100% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the state average of 18%.
Carrington College-Portland is one of 7 community colleges within Multnomah County, OR.
The nearest community college is Portland Community College (7.4 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Carrington College-Portland 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 627 teachers has declined by 44% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
627 students
1,287 students
Carrington College-Portland Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
627 students
832 students
Carrington College-Portland Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
Carrington College-Portland sch enrollment Carrington College-Portland sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
1%
% Asian
8%
2%
Carrington College-Portland Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
2%
1%
% Hispanic
8%
7%
Carrington College-Portland Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
6%
12%
Carrington College-Portland Black (2006-2012)
% White
72%
66%
Carrington College-Portland White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
3%
2%
Carrington College-Portland More (2007-2012)
Carrington College-Portland sch ethnicity Carrington College-Portland 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. 0.46 0.45
Carrington College-Portland 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-Portland Percent Admitted (2006-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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