Carrington College – Tucson

3550 N Oracle Rd., Tucson, AZ

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

Tucson Location

Carrington College – Tucson is located at 3550 N Oracle Rd. in the city of Tucson. This campus has graduated close to a thousand students in recent years. This campus provides services for students in the form of career pathway counseling to help students define their goals, flexible courses for those with irregular schedules, and online distance learning for students outside the school's service area. You can learn more, including the school's consumer disclosures, by visiting carrington.edu.

Programs Offered

The programs listed below are some of the programs offered by Carrington College – Tucson. The list may differ from current programs, for a complete list of what programs are offered students can visit the school's website.

Medical assistant program takes on average eleven months to complete.

Program Details:

  • Estimated tuition and fees: $15,000*
  • The estimated cost of books or supplies required is $910*
  • 24% repayment rate for students who completed this program**
  • Upon completion of this program, students owe on average $9,500 in student loans**
  • Around 100 students completed the medical assistant program last year
  • The length of the medical assistant program is about 11 months

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The dental assistant program offered on average takes about ten months to complete.

Program Details:

  • Estimated tuition and fees: $15,000*
  • Cost of required supplies and books: $970*
  • Graduates in repayment, have an estimated repayment rate of 34%**
  • Upon completion of this program, students owe on average $9,500 in student loans**
  • Around 40 students completed the dental assistant program last year
  • Students complete this program in usually 10 months

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The pharmacy technician program takes about ten months for most students to complete.

Program Details:

  • Estimated tuition and fees: $15,000*
  • Estimated cost of required books and supplies are around $930*
  • Former students had a loan repayment rate of around 29%**
  • Upon completion of this program, students owe on average $9,500 in student loans**
  • Based on published reports, around 30 students completed the pharmacy technician program last year
  • The pharmacy technician program takes about 10 months to complete

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Medical insurance specialist program takes on average ten months to complete.

Program Details:

  • Estimated tuition and fees: $15,000*
  • Cost of required supplies and books: $1,390*
  • Graduates in repayment, have an estimated repayment rate of 32%**
  • Student loans borrowed for this program total about $9,300**
  • Around 30 students completed the medical insurance specialist program last year
  • Students complete this program in usually 10 months

The veterinary assistant program takes about ten months for most students to complete.

Program Details:

  • Estimated tuition and fees: $15,000*
  • Cost of required books or supplies: $810*
  • 31% loan repayment rate estimated for former students of this program**
  • Upon completion of this program, students owe on average $9,500 in student loans**
  • More than 30 students completed this program in the previous reported year
  • Takes about 10 months to complete

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Physical therapist assistant program takes on average ten months to complete.

Program Details:

  • Estimated tuition and fees: $15,000*
  • Required supplies and books: $910*
  • Estimated loan repayment rate of 30% for former students**
  • Students who complete this program take, on average, $8,300 in student loans**
  • Around 30 students completed the physical therapist assistant program last year
  • Students usually complete the physical therapist assistant program in 10 months

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Notes:
*Amounts for tuition, fees, and supplies are an estimate which are calculated based on historical data and should be solely used for informational purposes only.
**Repayment rates and student loan balances are estimates and should be treated as informational tools only, contact the school for official information.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The net cost of this school is close to $18,900 annually, after the various types of aid, including scholarships and grants, are taken into consideration. In order to calculate a more personalized cost visit the net price calculator. Any tuition and financial aid figures listed provide an outline of costs at this school, however they may not accurately represent current costs, fees, or tuition. Please check with Carrington College – Tucson for more information.

Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.

Financial Aid Details

The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid93%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships84%$4,455
Receiving Student Loans84%$6,419

Note: The estimated default rate of students taking federal student loans in 2011 was around 21%.

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