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Carver Career Center

Carver Career Center is an Associate's college with 278 students located in Charleston, WV.

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Offers Associate Degrees, Open Admissions

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Student Life

Student Life

Student Body

Total Undergraduates 278
Gender 32% Male / 68% Female
Enrollment Breakdown 94% Full Time / 6% Part Time
Socio-Economic Diversity 82% of students received Pell Grants, which are provided by the U.S. government to students from middle and lower income families. It gives you an idea of a school’s socio-economic diversity.
Ethnic Diversity
Percentage
White 91%
Multi-racial 0%
Hispanic/Latino 1%
Black or African American 7%
Asian 0%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%

Student Services

  • Career And Alumni Services
  • Remedial Coursework

Academics

Academics

Popular Majors

Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist (59%), Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant (40%)

Majors Offered

Associates

A program that prepares individuals, under the supervision of physicians, to assist in developing respiratory care plans, administer respiratory care procedures, supervise personnel and equipment operation, maintain records, and consult with other health care team members. Includes instruction in the applied basic biomedical sciences; anatomy, physiology, and pathology of the respiratory system; clinical medicine; therapeutic procedures; clinical expressions; data collection and record-keeping; patient communication; equipment operation and maintenance; personnel supervision; and procedures for special population groups.

Job Opportunities:

Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in health specialties, in fields such as dentistry, laboratory technology, medicine, pharmacy, public health, therapy, and veterinary medicine.
Respiratory Therapists
Assess, treat, and care for patients with breathing disorders. Assume primary responsibility for all respiratory care modalities, including the supervision of respiratory therapy technicians. Initiate and conduct therapeutic procedures; maintain patient records; and select, assemble, check, and operate equipment.
Respiratory Therapy Technicians
Provide respiratory care under the direction of respiratory therapists and physicians.

A program that prepares individuals, under the supervision of veterinarians, laboratory animal specialists, and zoological professionals, to provide patient management, care, and clinical procedures assistance as well as owner communication. Includes instruction in animal nursing care, animal health and nutrition, animal handling, clinical pathology, radiology, anesthesiology, dental prophylaxis, surgical assisting, clinical laboratory procedures, office administration skills, patient and owner management, and applicable standards and regulations.

Job Opportunities:

Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in health specialties, in fields such as dentistry, laboratory technology, medicine, pharmacy, public health, therapy, and veterinary medicine.
Veterinary Technologists and Technicians
Perform medical tests in a laboratory environment for use in the treatment and diagnosis of diseases in animals. Prepare vaccines and serums for prevention of diseases. Prepare tissue samples, take blood samples, and execute laboratory tests, such as urinalysis and blood counts. Clean and sterilize instruments and materials and maintain equipment and machines. May assist a veterinarian during surgery.

Administration & Faculty

Principal James Casdorph
Principal L. Phillip Calvert
Accredited by North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement, Board of Trustees
Full-time Faculty 21
Student : Faculty Ratio 16 : 1
Faculty Gender (% Male : Female) 42 : 57
Percentage of Faculty Members
Tenured Faculty 90
Tenure Track Faculty 9

Admissions

Admissions

Selectivity

Selectivity Score: 22/100
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Selectivity

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Alumni and Outcomes

Alumni and Outcomes

Graduation Rates

97% of students graduated on time.

100% of students graduated in six years.

96% of full time students continued studying at this school after freshman year.

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