Carrington College® California

Welcome to Carrington College California. With roots that date back more than 40 years, Carrington has helped to shape the careers of thousands of students entering the health, legal and technical professions. Formerly known as Western Career College, our system of eight campuses was founded in 1967 in Sacramento, California. In 1983, Western Career College was purchased by the Education Corporation of America (EdCOA) which, in turn, was acquired by U.S. Education Corporation in 2003. In 2008 DeVry Inc., a global provider of educational services, acquired U.S. Education Corporation.

Carrington’s specialized curriculum is tailored to the needs of our students, regardless of their educational background, skill level, ethnicity, or cultural orientation. In addition to their academic preparation and skills training, students gain core competencies in critical thinking, information management, and technical literacy. Personal and professional development, communication skills, respect, and responsibility are emphasized throughout their education at Carrington. 

Students, faculty, and administrative staff at Carrington College California are encouraged to achieve their highest potential.  We strive for excellence and quality in everything we do and are committed to keeping our curriculum, teaching methods, and equipment current to meet the needs of students, faculty and the professional community.

Campus Locations
• Antioch, 2157 Country Hills Drive, Antioch CA 94509
• Citrus Heights, 7301 Greenback Lane, Suite A, Citrus Heights CA 95621
• Pleasant Hill, 380 Civic Drive, Suite 300, Pleasant Hill CA 94523
• Pomona, 901 Corporate Center Drive, Suite 300, Pomona CA 91768
• Sacramento, 8909 Folsom Boulevard, Sacramento CA 95826
• San Jose, 6201 San Ignacio Avenue, San Jose CA 95119
• San Leandro, 15555 East 14th Street, Suite 500, San Leandro CA 94578
• Stockton, 1313 West Robinhood Drive, Suite B, Stockton CA 92507


Carrington College California is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (ACCJC/WASC), 10 Commercial Blvd., Suite 204, Novato, CA 94949, 415 506 0234.


*Program availability varies by location

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Types of learning available On-campus

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Degree CERT ASSOC BACH MAST DOCT
Criminal Justice   x      
Dental Assisting x x      
Health Care Administration x x      
Massage Therapy x x      
Medical Assisting x x      
Medical Billing and Coding x x      
Veterinary Technology   x      

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