Carrington College-Boise

  • 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 31:1.
  • 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 to Carrington College-Boise is Brown Mackie College-Boise (2.5 miles away).

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Carrington College-Boise places among the top 20% of community colleges in Idaho for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 56% over five years.
Carrington College-Boise(ID) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsLess than 2 yrs
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty27 staff265 staff
Carrington College-Boise Total Faculty (2007-2016)
Number of Programs Offered1212

Student Body

  • The student population of Carrington College-Boise has declined by 11% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Carrington College-Boise diversity score of 0.37 is more than the state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has grown by 13% over five years.
Total Enrollment494 students5,032 students
Carrington College-Boise Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio18:131:1
Carrington College-Boise Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students455 students2,051 students
Carrington College-Boise Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students39 students2,981 students
Carrington College-Boise Part-Time Students (2014-2016)
Carrington College-Boise Enrollment Breakdown ID All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
Carrington College-Boise American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2013)
% Asian
Carrington College-Boise Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
Carrington College-Boise Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Carrington College-Boise Black (2010-2016)
% White
Carrington College-Boise White (2007-2016)
% Hawaiian
Carrington College-Boise Hawaiian (2014-2016)
% Two or more races
Carrington College-Boise More (2011-2016)
Carrington College-Boise Ethnicity Breakdown ID All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.370.34
Carrington College-Boise Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
Carrington College-Boise Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$27,000$30,000
Carrington College-Boise Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid96%91%
    Carrington College-Boise % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
    Median Debt for Graduates$9,500$11,375
    Carrington College-Boise Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
    Median Debt for Dropouts$4,738$5,500
    Carrington College-Boise Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
    Acceptance Rate50%100%
    Carrington College-Boise Percent Admitted (2007-2016)
    Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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    • Brown Mackie College-Boise
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      Boise ID  83709
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