Carrington College-Pleasant Hill

380 Civic Dr., Ste. 300
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523-0000
Tel: (925)609-6650
  • 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 is Diablo Valley College (0.50 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 57% 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
Carrington College-Pleasant Hill Total Faculty (2007-2016)
Number of Programs Offered1410

Student Body

  • The student population of 599 has grown by 50% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.75 is more than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has grown by 9% over five years.
Total Enrollment599 students7,516 students
Carrington College-Pleasant Hill Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio27:144:1
Carrington College-Pleasant Hill Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students558 students1,613 students
Carrington College-Pleasant Hill Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students41 students5,903 students
Carrington College-Pleasant Hill Part-Time Students (2014-2016)
Carrington College-Pleasant Hill Enrollment Breakdown CA All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
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Carrington College-Pleasant Hill American Indian/Alaskan (2008-2011)
% Asian
13%
13%
Carrington College-Pleasant Hill Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
28%
37%
Carrington College-Pleasant Hill Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
16%
7%
Carrington College-Pleasant Hill Black (2007-2016)
% White
35%
32%
Carrington College-Pleasant Hill White (2007-2016)
% Hawaiian
2%
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Carrington College-Pleasant Hill Hawaiian (2009-2013)
% Two or more races
4%
3%
Carrington College-Pleasant Hill More (2010-2016)
% Unknown races
2%
5%
Carrington College-Pleasant Hill Ethnicity Breakdown CA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.750.73
Carrington College-Pleasant Hill Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
74%
29%
Carrington College-Pleasant Hill Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$31,100$34,900
Carrington College-Pleasant Hill Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid94%78%
    Carrington College-Pleasant Hill % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
    Median Debt for Graduates$12,218$9,500
    Carrington College-Pleasant Hill Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
    Median Debt for Dropouts$5,700$5,500
    Carrington College-Pleasant Hill Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
    Acceptance Rate100%96%
    Carrington College-Pleasant Hill Percent Admitted (2007-2016)
    Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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