California Career College

Overview of California Career College

Students attend California Career College in Canoga Park, CA, a large city. The school is a private, for-profit institution. California Career College degrees go up to the Certificate.

Areas of Study

The school is known for its programs in nursing and emergency medicine.

California Career College Selectivity

California Career College is selective and does not offer open admission.

Student Body

There are 148 students at the school (as of 2007-2008). California Career College has a large minority student population. A large number of students at the school are 40 years old or older.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The Vocational Nursing Program at California Career College (the ôProgramö) will prepare High School Graduates (or equivalent) in the role of nursing, the goal of which is to meet the varied health care needs of the community. The primary focus of the program will be to provide each student with concepts and principles that are basic to nursing and the provision of patient care. The problem-solving appraisal of the nursing process (assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation) has been integrated throughout the Program. The role of the Vocational Nurse as he/she assists the physician and the Registered Nurse with the steps in this process will be utilized throughout both the classroom and clinical curriculum."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting California Career College

California Career College
7003 Owensmouth Avenue
Canoga Park , CA 91303-2006
General Phone: (818) 710-1310

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California Career College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine63licensed practical nurse

Number of programs and degrees for California Career College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years631

California Career College Student Body

In 2007-2008, California Career College had a total enrollment of 148 students (180 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 17%
Black 11%
Hispanic 20%
Asian 53%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 6%
20-21 9%
22-24 9%
25-29 18%
30-34 15%
35-39 9%
40-49 18%
50-64 7%
65+ 1%

California Career College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Part-Time 86 %

California Career College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Los Angeles, California for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other California Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

California Career College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
California Career College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 3974500)

California Career College Degree Programs (2007)

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training

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California Career College Highlights

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What Sets California Career College Apart:

% of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
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% students 40 years or older
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Top 9%California Career College % students 40 years or older
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Top 14%California Career College Minority % of student body

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