Carrington College-Boise

1122 North Liberty Street
Boise, ID 83704-8742
Tel: (208)377-8080
  • 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 36:1.
  • 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 is Brown Mackie College-Boise (2.50 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 48% over five years.
Carrington College-Boise (ID) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years Four or more years
Institution Control Pivate, for profit Public
Total Faculty 27 staff 214 staff
Carrington College-Boise Total Faculty (2007-2016)
Number of Programs Offered 12 12

Student Body

  • The student population of 494 has declined by 36% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.37 is more than the state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has grown by 12% over five years.
Total Enrollment 494 students 5,383 students
Carrington College-Boise Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 36:1
Carrington College-Boise Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students 455 students 2,402 students
Carrington College-Boise Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students 39 students 2,981 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 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. 0.37 0.34
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 -
Carrington College-Boise Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 96% 91%
Carrington College-Boise % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates $9,500 -
Carrington College-Boise Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts $4,738 -
Carrington College-Boise Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate 50% 50%
Carrington College-Boise Percent Admitted (2007-2016)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Brown Mackie College-Boise
    Pivate, for profit
    356 students | 2.50 Mi9050 W Overland Rd, Ste 101
    Boise ID  83709
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    Ontario OR  97914
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    Twin Falls ID  83301
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Did You Know?
For Idaho public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,434 per year for in-state students and $7,597 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $12,483 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Idaho 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 0.34, which is lower than the national average of 0.66. The most diverse community college in Idaho is College of Western Idaho. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.