FINANCIAL AID RATE46%
STUDENT TEACHER RATIO15:1
DEGREE OFFERED ONLINE14
FINANCIAL AID AWARD AVG.$5,208
Average Grants + Scholarship Aid Awarded to Undergraduate Students
Percent of Full-Time Undergraduates Receiving Financial Aid
Percent of Students Paying In-State Tuition vs Out-of-State Tuition
Western Career College – Sacramento
14000 Fruitvale Ave, Saratoga, CA
Carrington College is a system of schools owned and operated by DeVry Inc. through their acquisition of the U.S. Education Corporation. The schools are located throughout the Western United States, having in total 17 locations between Carrington College and Carrington College California. The school enrolls approximately 9000 students.
Carrington College provides career training and education for a number of fields and is constantly looking to expand into new areas and size. The school utilizes a qualified faculty and staff and trained to prepare students for entry into the workforce by completing a curriculum designed to best develop the skills and abilities demanded by potential employers. Programs are primarily in the allied health and medical field, with graduates earning a certificate or associate’s degree which demonstrates competency in the area of study chosen.
Programs offered include:
- Medical Assisting
- Dental Assisting
- Veterinary Assistant
- Massage Therapy
- Criminal Justice
The Saratoga branch of Carrington College is located at 14000 Fruitvale Ave. Just around four thousand students have graduated from this campus over the past few years. This location provides services for students in the form of online distance learning for students not near a physical campus, career guidance to help students define their goals, and flexible courses for those with irregular schedules. You can learn more, including the school's consumer disclosures, by visiting carrington.edu.
Admission Requirements & Details
The admission details below may give an overview of the candidates Western Career College – Sacramento accepts. The details may include admissions application requirements and recommendations, as well as any college credits that may be transferred.
College Credits Accepted
- Life Experience Credits
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current tuition, fees, and expenses.
Financial Aid Details
The information below lists the financial aid types students are receiving. Also shown are the percent of students receiving aid and the average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||46%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||40%||$4,923|
|Receiving Student Loans||40%||$8,722|
Academics & Student Services
Student ServicesTo help students and alumni, Western Career College – Sacramento may provide services to students including:
- Distance learning
- Classes offered on nights and weekends
- Career path counseling
- Helping students find work after graduation
Specialized Programs & Accreditations
- Dental Hygienist Program
- * Accredited by the American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation (since 2005)
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by Western Career College – Sacramento by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Health and Clinical Professions
Other Career Colleges
The list of schools below have been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Western Career College – Sacramento.
- InterCoast Colleges - Sacramento in Little Rock, AR (6 miles away)
- Blake Austin College in Sunnyvale, CA (33 miles away)
- Cambridge Junior College - Yuba City in Alton, IL (43 miles away)
- CET - Salinas in Watsonville, CA (131 miles away)
- Central Coast College in Pasadena, CA (131 miles away)