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 599 students (93% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is lower than the state community college average of 44:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 68%.
  • Carrington College-Pleasant Hill is one of 4 community colleges within Contra Costa County, CA.
  • The nearest community college to Carrington College-Pleasant Hill is Diablo Valley College (0.5 miles away).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Carrington College-Pleasant Hill(CA) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty22 staff97 staff
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Number of Programs Offered1410

Student Body

  • The student population of Carrington College-Pleasant Hill has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Carrington College-Pleasant Hill diversity score of 0.75 is more than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment599 students7,516 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:144:1
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# Full-Time Students558 students1,613 students
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# Part-Time Students41 students5,903 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
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% Asian
13%
13%
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% Hispanic
28%
37%
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% Black
16%
7%
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% White
35%
32%
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% Hawaiian
2%
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% Two or more races
4%
3%
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% Unknown races
2%
5%
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Diversity Score0.750.73
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College Completion Rate
74%
29%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$31,100$34,600
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Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid94%78%
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    Median Debt for Graduates$12,218$9,500
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    Median Debt for Dropouts$5,700$5,500
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    Acceptance Rate100%96%
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    Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

    Nearby Schools

    • The nearest community college to Carrington College-Pleasant Hill is Diablo Valley College (0.5 miles away).
    • College Location Mi. Students
    • 20,089 students | 0.50 Mi321 Golf Club Rd
      Pleasant Hill CA  94523
      (925)685-1230
      0.5020,089
    • 8,695 students | 11.90 Mi2700 East Leland Road
      Pittsburg CA  94565
      (925)439-2181
      11.908,695
    • 6,321 students | 12.50 Mi2050 Center Sreet
      Berkeley CA  94704
      (510)981-2800
      12.506,321
    • 6,574 students | 12.90 Mi12500 Campus Dr
      Oakland CA  94619
      (510)531-4911
      12.906,574
    • 6,697 students | 14.60 Mi2600 Mission Bell Dr
      San Pablo CA  94806
      (510)235-7800
      14.606,697
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