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 428 students (92% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the state community college average of 36:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 37%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Carrington College-Boise(ID) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate for-profitPublic
Total Faculty27 staff265 staff
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Number of Programs Offered1010

Student Body

The student population of Carrington College-Boise has declined by 13% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The Carrington College-Boise diversity score of 0.47 is less than the state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has grown by 26% over five years.
Total Enrollment428 students4,843 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:136:1
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# Full-Time Students395 students1,862 students
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# Part-Time Students33 students2,981 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
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% Asian
4%
1%
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% Hispanic
18%
7%
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% Black
3%
1%
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% White
70%
63%
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% Hawaiian
1%
1%
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% Two or more races
1%
4%
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% Non Resident races
1%
4%
% Unknown races
1%
18%
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Diversity Score0.470.56
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College Completion Rate
59%
26%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$27,000$30,000
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Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid34%78%
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Median Debt for Graduates$13,226$9,750
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Median Debt for Dropouts$5,500$5,250
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Acceptance Rate96%97%
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Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Carrington College-Boise is Stevens-Henager College (2.0 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Stevens-Henager College
    Private not-for-profit
    225 students | 2.00 Mi1444 Entertainment Avenue
    Boise ID  83709
    (208) 383-4540
    2.00225
  • 10,277 students | 12.40 Mi5500 East Opportunity Drive
    Nampa ID  83687
    (208) 562-3000
    12.4010,277
  • 1,866 students | 45.00 Mi650 College Blvd
    Ontario OR  97914
    (541) 881-8822
    45.001,866
  • 7,585 students | 115.00 Mi315 Falls Ave.
    Twin Falls ID  83301
    (208) 733-9554
    115.007,585
  • 1,681 students | 189.60 Mi2411 NW Carden Ave
    Pendleton OR  97801
    (541) 276-1260
    189.601,681
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