Carrington College-Portland

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School Highlights

Carrington College-Portland serves 100 students (97% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the state community college average of 28:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the state average of 34%.

Top Placements

Carrington College-Portland places among the top 20% of community colleges in Oregon for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 9 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Carrington College-Portland(OR) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty9 staff105 staff
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Number of Programs Offered66

Student Body

The student population of Carrington College-Portland has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The Carrington College-Portland diversity score of 0.57 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment100 students2,071 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:128:1
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# Full-Time Students97 students844 students
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# Part-Time Students3 students1,227 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
1%
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% Asian
10%
4%
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% Hispanic
14%
10%
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% Black
6%
2%
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% White
63%
66%
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% Hawaiian
2%
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% Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.570.53
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College Completion Rate
67%
19%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$28,300$32,200
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Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid72%83%
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Median Debt for Graduates$9,344$15,375
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Median Debt for Dropouts$3,762$6,156
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Acceptance Rate100%100%
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Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Carrington College-Portland is Concorde Career College-Portland (0.3 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 804 students | 0.30 Mi1425 NE Irving Street, Bldg 300
    Portland OR  97232
    (503) 281-4181
    0.30804
  • 161 students | 1.60 Mi600 SW 10th, Suite 400
    Portland OR  97205
    (503) 222-3225
    1.60161
  • 452 students | 1.60 Mi600 SW 10th Avenue, Suite 500
    Portland OR  97205
    (503) 223-2245
    1.60452
  • 10,911 students | 7.00 Mi1933 Fort Vancouver Way
    Vancouver WA  98663
    (360) 992-2000
    7.0010,911
  • 67,585 students | 7.50 Mi12000 SW 49th Avenue
    Portland OR  97219
    (971) 722-6111
    7.5067,585
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