Clarita Career College

Clarita Career College is in a medium-sized suburb, in Canyon Country, CA. The school is classified as a private, for-profit college. Students at Clarita Career College earn degrees up to the Certificate.

Areas of Study

The most common major fields study at the school include medical adminstration, therapy and counseling.

Clarita Career College Selectivity

All qualified applicants are admitted as Clarita Career College offers open admission.

Student Body

The school, in 2007-2008, had 256 students (906 full-time equivalent). A larger than average share of the students at Clarita Career College are minorities.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The Mission of Clarita Career College is to help each graduate secure a meaningful and rewarding career for the future through the provision of industry-current, skills-based, high quality instruction and excellent graduate services. Clarita Career College's philosophy is to provide a unique educational path that will lead to successful job performance and job satisfaction in health care or related business and legal industries. Our specialized programs are supported by a caring and concerned administration, qualified, experienced and certified instructors, the students, and future employers. The school directs enrollees not only to the highest level of academic achievement and performance, but also strives to nourish personal and professional growth. Clarita Career College believes that teaching the mastery of professional skills must be done in conjunction with the needs of an individual. We have an obligation to the student and potential employer in this community to produce competent graduates who can succeed in an ever-changing, richly diverse society."

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Contacting Clarita Career College

Clarita Career College
27125 Sierra Hwy Ste 329
Canyon Country , CA 91351
General Phone: (661) 252-1864

Clarita Career College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Medical Support and Technology172dental assistant, medical coding, medical assistant, pharmacy tech
Therapy and Counseling45massage therapy
Law15legal assistant
Nursing and Emergency Medicine0licensed practical nurse

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year2326
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years01

Clarita Career College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Clarita Career College had a total enrollment of 256 students (906 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 23%
Black 30%
Hispanic 37%
Asian 8%
American Indian 1%
Unknown 2%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 1%
18-19 23%
20-21 19%
22-24 11%
25-29 15%
30-34 11%
35-39 5%
40-49 7%
50-64 1%

Clarita Career College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 87 %

Graduation and Transfer Rates (2007):
(Graduation rate is percent of students graduating within 150% of the normal time.)

Item Percent
Graduating 68%

Clarita Career College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Santa Clarita, 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.

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

Financial Aid:
Clarita Career College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 3278300)

Clarita Career College Degree Programs (2007)

Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Medical Support And Technology
Dental Assisting/Assistant
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training

Therapy And Counseling
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage

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Clarita Career College Highlights

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What Sets Clarita Career College Apart:

% of degrees in medical administration
(vs. all colleges)
Top 5%Clarita Career College % of degrees in medical administration
% of degrees in therapy and counseling
(vs. all colleges)
Top 12%Clarita Career College % of degrees in therapy and counseling
Number of degree programs
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 14%Clarita Career College Number of degree programs
% of degrees in law
(for open-admission colleges)
Top 15%Clarita Career College % of degrees in law
Minority % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 20%Clarita Career College Minority % of student body
Female % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 20%Clarita Career College Female % of student body

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