Carrington College-San Jose

School Highlights
  • Carrington College-San Jose serves 805 students (91% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is lower than the state community college average of 44:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 68%.
  • Carrington College-San Jose is one of 8 community colleges within Santa Clara County, CA.
  • The nearest community college to Carrington College-San Jose is Evergreen Valley College (4.6 miles away).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Carrington College-San Jose(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 Faculty31 staff97 staff
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Number of Programs Offered1510

Student Body

  • The student population of Carrington College-San Jose has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Carrington College-San Jose diversity score of 0.70 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment805 students7,516 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio26:144:1
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# Full-Time Students734 students1,613 students
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# Part-Time Students71 students5,903 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
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% Asian
16%
13%
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% Hispanic
45%
37%
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% Black
2%
7%
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% White
26%
32%
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% Hawaiian
4%
-
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% Two or more races
5%
3%
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% Non Resident races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.700.73
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College Completion Rate
70%
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 Aid95%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

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