Carrington College-Phoenix

8503 N 27th Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85051-4063
Tel: (602)393-5900
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School Highlights
  • Carrington College-Phoenix serves 617 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 39:1 is same as the state community college average of 39:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 48%.
  • Carrington College-Phoenix is one of 26 community colleges within Maricopa County, AZ.
  • The nearest community college to Carrington College-Phoenix is Brookline College-Phoenix (0.4 miles away).

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School Overview

  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 93% over five years.
Carrington College-Phoenix(AZ) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty16 staff66 staff
Carrington College-Phoenix Total Faculty (2007-2016)
Number of Programs Offered514

Student Body

  • The student population of Carrington College-Phoenix has declined by 21% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 39:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Carrington College-Phoenix diversity score of 0.65 is equal to the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment617 students6,476 students
Carrington College-Phoenix Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio39:139:1
Carrington College-Phoenix Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students617 students1,336 students
Carrington College-Phoenix Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
Carrington College-Phoenix Enrollment Breakdown AZ All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
Carrington College-Phoenix American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2016)
% Asian
Carrington College-Phoenix Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
Carrington College-Phoenix Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Carrington College-Phoenix Black (2007-2016)
% White
Carrington College-Phoenix White (2007-2016)
% Hawaiian
% Two or more races
Carrington College-Phoenix More (2008-2016)
% Unknown races
Carrington College-Phoenix Ethnicity Breakdown AZ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.650.65
Carrington College-Phoenix Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
Carrington College-Phoenix Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$27,000$31,400
Carrington College-Phoenix Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid90%81%
    Carrington College-Phoenix % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
    Median Debt for Graduates$9,500$9,500
    Carrington College-Phoenix Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
    Median Debt for Dropouts$4,829$5,022
    Carrington College-Phoenix Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
    Acceptance Rate99%100%
    Carrington College-Phoenix Percent Admitted (2007-2016)
    Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

    Nearby Schools

    • College Location Mi. Students
    • Brookline College-Phoenix
      Private, for profit
      1,468 students | 0.40 Mi2445 W. Dunlap Ave., Ste. 100
      Phoenix AZ  85021
    • The Art Institute of Phoenix
      Private, non-profit
      1,009 students | 0.60 Mi2233 W Dunlap Ave
      Phoenix AZ  85021
    • Arizona College-Glendale
      Private, for profit
      630 students | 2.20 Mi4425 W Olive Avenue Suite 300
      Glendale AZ  85302
    • Arizona Automotive Institute
      Private, for profit
      628 students | 3.00 Mi6829 N 46th Ave
      Glendale AZ  85301
    • Brown Mackie College-Phoenix
      Private, for profit
      648 students | 3.30 Mi13430 N Black Canyon Ste. 190
      Phoenix AZ  85029
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    Phoenix community colleges have a diversity score of 0.68, which is higher than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Phoenix is The Refrigeration School. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.