Carrington College-Pleasant Hill

  • The Carrington College California Pleasant Hill campus is ready to help you pursue professional success through education. We provide hands-on training that can prepare you to enter one of today’s fast growing careers. At Pleasant Hill’s 13,000 square foot campus, there are five different buildings filled with modern classrooms equipped with ceiling mounted LCD projectors used to display lecture materials. These are especially beneficial for those who are visual learners. It also ensures that, no matter where you’re sitting in the classroom, you always have a good view. This helps to ensure the education you receive here is practical, interactive and interesting.

School Highlights

Carrington College-Pleasant Hill serves 362 students (87% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the state community college average of 24:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 77%.

Top Rankings

Carrington College-Pleasant Hill ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in California for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 22% over five years.
Carrington College-Pleasant Hill(CA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Two-Year: Health ProfessionsAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High Traditional
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate for-profitPublic
Total Faculty22 staff308 staff
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Number of Programs Offered1110
School CalendarLink to School Calendar

Student Body

The student population of Carrington College-Pleasant Hill has declined by 39% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 27:1 over five years.
The Carrington College-Pleasant Hill diversity score of 0.77 is more than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment362 students8,365 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:124:1
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# Full-Time Students316 students2,015 students
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# Part-Time Students46 students6,350 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
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% Asian
14%
12%
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% Hispanic
34%
47%
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% Black
14%
6%
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% White
26%
23%
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% Hawaiian
3%
-
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% Two or more races
3%
4%
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% Non Resident races
3%
2%
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% Unknown races
2%
6%
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Diversity Score0.770.70
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College Completion Rate
66%
32%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$31,100$34,700
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid52%79%
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Median Debt for Graduates$10,376$10,376
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Median Debt for Dropouts$5,500$6,000
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Acceptance Rate81%89%
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Source: 2020 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Carrington College-Pleasant Hill is Diablo Valley College (0.6 miles away).
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California community colleges have a diversity score of 0.70, which is lower than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in California is Berkeley City College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.