Accreditation ensures that the school of your choosing has achieved certain academic standards set forth for an institution of higher learning. When choosing a college, it is imperative that you find out that they are accredited!
Yes! Each Remington College campus is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC). The ACCSC is listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a nationally recognized accrediting agency. Find your campus to learn more.
Depending on your field of study, you may want to find out whether the program you are considering has programmatic accreditation. Programmatic accreditation refers to accreditation for a specific degree or diploma program offered within the college.
Remington College offers the following programs with programmatic accreditation:
Dental Hygiene Associate Degree: The Dental Hygiene program is accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation. The commission is a specialized accrediting body recognized by the United States Department of Education. The Commission on Dental Accreditation can be contacted at (321) 440-4653, or at 211 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611. The Commission’s web address is: https://www.ada.org/100.aspx
Pharmacy Technician Diploma Program: The pharmacy technician programs conducted by Remington College in Garland, TX, Lafayette, LA, Memphis, TN and Shreveport, LA are accredited by the American Society of Health System Pharmacists (“ASHP”) and the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education.
Telephone: (301) 657-3000 Website: https://www.ashp.org
Remington College's Baton Rouge Campus, a branch campus of Remington College's Dallas Campus (Garland) location, began operations in 1998. Remington College – BCL, Inc. purchased the college in July 1998. In May 2003 the name of the Campus was changed from Education America – Remington College – Baton Rouge Campus to Remington College – Baton Rouge Campus. Remington College acquired the Campus in January of 2011. In 2013 the name of the Campus was changed to Remington College.
Remington College's Cleveland Campus (Maple Heights), a branch campus of Remington College's Dallas Campus (Garland) location, began operations in January 1990 as National Education Center. The Campus was an additional location of National Education Center-Vale Technical Institute. In August 1995, Remington University, Inc. purchased the College. In July 1998 Remington College – BCL, Inc. purchased the college. In May 2003 the name of the Campus was changed from Education America – Remington College – Cleveland Campus to Remington College – Cleveland Campus. Remington College acquired the Campus in January of 2011. In 2013 the name of the Campus was changed to Remington College.
Remington College's Dallas Campus (Garland) is a main campus with the following branch campuses: Remington College's Baton Rouge Campus, Cleveland Campus, Fort Worth Campus, Houston North Campus (Greenspoint area), Knoxville Campus, Lafayette Campus, Memphis Campus, Mobile Campus, Nashville Campus and Shreveport Campus.
Remington College's Dallas Campus (Garland) opened in January 1987 after its purchase from Bradford Schools. Remington College – Denver Campus, Inc. purchased the college in July 1997. In July 2003 the name of the Campus was changed from Education America – Dallas Campus to Remington College – Dallas Campus. Remington College acquired the Campus in January of 2011. In 2013, the name of the Campus was changed to Remington College, and the main campus status was changed from Remington College's Houston West Campus (Westchase area) to Remington College's Dallas Campus (Garland).
Remington College's Fort Worth Campus (North Richland Hills), a branch campus of Remington College's Dallas Campus (Garland) location, opened in July 1988.
From 1995 until May 2003 the Campus was operated under the name Education America – Fort Worth Campus. In May 2003 the name of the Campus was changed to Remington College – Fort Worth Campus. Remington College acquired the Campus in January of 2011. In 2013 the name of the Campus was changed to Remington College. In June 2021, the Campus moved to its present location in North Richland Hills, TX.
Remington College's Houston North Campus (Greenspoint area), a branch campus of Remington College's Dallas Campus (Garland) location, was established in February 2004. Remington College acquired the Campus in January of 2011. In 2013 the name of the Campus was changed from Remington College – North Houston Campus to Remington College. In 2020, the Campus established a satellite location located in Webster, TX.
Remington College’s Knoxville Campus, a branch campus of Remington College’s Dallas Campus (Garland) location, was established in June 2009. Remington College acquired the Campus in January of 2011. In March of 2019, the Campus relocated from Lake Mary, FL to its present location in Knoxville, TN.
Remington College's Lafayette Campus, a branch campus of Remington College's Dallas Campus (Garland) location, was founded in 1940 as Spencer Business College. Remington University, Inc. purchased the college in January 1994. Remington College – BCL, Inc. purchased the college in July 1998. In May 2003 the name of the Campus was changed from Education America – Remington Colleges – Lafayette Campus to Remington College – Lafayette Campus. Remington College acquired the Campus in January of 2011. In 2013 the name of the Campus was changed to Remington College.
Remington College's Memphis Campus, a branch campus of Remington College's Dallas Campus (Garland) location, opened in July of 1987 as Education America – Southeast College of Technology. In May 2003 the name of the Campus was changed from Education America – Southeast College of Technology – Memphis Campus to Remington College – Memphis Campus. Remington College acquired the Campus in January of 2011. In 2013 the name of the Campus was changed to Remington College.
Remington College's Mobile Campus, a branch campus of Remington College's Dallas Campus (Garland) location, opened in July of 1986 as Education America – Southeast College of Technology (''SCT''). In May 2003 the Campus name was changed to Remington College – Mobile Campus. Remington College acquired the Campus in January of 2011. In 2013 the name of the Campus was changed to Remington College.
Remington College's Nashville Campus, a branch campus of Remington College's Dallas Campus (Garland) location, began operations in November 2003. Remington College acquired the Campus in January of 2011. In 2013 the name of the Campus was changed from Remington College – Nashville Campus to Remington College.
Remington College's Shreveport Campus, a branch campus of Remington College's Dallas Campus (Garland) location, was established in July 2007. Remington College acquired the Campus in January of 2011. In 2013 the name of the Campus was changed from Remington College – Shreveport Campus to Remington College.
Constitution Day commemorates the formation and signing of the U.S. Constitution by thirty-nine brave men on September 17, 1787, recognizing all who are born in the U.S. or who by naturalization have become citizens. Each year on September 17, schools celebrate Constitution Day through activities and educational programming. In the event September 17 falls on a Saturday, Sunday, or holiday, Constitution Day activities are held during the preceding or following week. Below we have provided links to Constitution Day resources available on the Internet. Questions relating to Constitution Day may be directed to your Campus President.
Remington College’s FY 2018 Official 3 Year Cohort Default Rate is 14.4%.
Below you will find links to financial assistance information, including Federal Aid Programs, State Aid Programs, Private Aid Programs and Institutional Aid Programs. To retrieve the information, please click on the underlined link of the applicable subject heading. Please note that not all Federal Student Aid Programs are available to Remington College students. Additional financial assistance information, including which Federal Student Aid Programs are available to Remington College students at each campus, can be retrieved by clicking on the "Institutional Information" link under the campus headings below. Additionally, the Student Finance Department at each campus is available to provide information and answer any questions you may have about financing your education.
Federal Aid Programs:
State Aid Programs:
Private Aid Programs:
Institutional Aid Programs:
* Financial aid available for those who qualify
Effective Date: June 30, 2021
If you have an unresolved privacy or data use concern that we have not addressed satisfactorily, please contact our U.S.-based third party dispute resolution provider (free of charge) at https://feedback-form.truste.com/watchdog/request.
Your trust is important to us, and we believe you have the right to know how information submitted through this Website is handled. You may visit most of our Website without providing personal information to us. At other times, we will need your personal information in order to provide you with services or information that you request from us. The only personal information that we collect about our Website visitors, however, is voluntary. This policy explains our data collection practices and use of your personal information with regard to such voluntary events.
Our Website contains links to other sites that are not owned or controlled by Remington College. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites.
The Information We Collect
As is true of most web sites, we gather certain information automatically and store it in log files. This information may include internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, operating system, date/time stamp, and/or clickstream data.
We do not link this automatically collected data to other information we collect about you.
Technologies such as: cookies, and similar technologies used by Remington College and our marketing partners, affiliates, or 3rd party analytics service providers. These technologies are used in analyzing trends, administering the site, tracking users' movements around the site and to gather demographic information about our user base as a whole. We may receive reports based on the use of these technologies by these companies on an individual as well as aggregated basis.
Our mobile optimized website does not ask for, access or track any location based information from your mobile device at any time while accessing our website.
We partner with a third party to either display advertising on our Web site or to manage our advertising on other sites. Our third party partner may use technologies such as cookies to gather information about your activities on this site and other sites in order to provide you advertising based upon your browsing activities and interests. If you wish to not have this information used for the purpose of serving you interest-based ads, you may opt-out by clicking here. Please note this does not opt you out of being served ads. You will continue to receive generic ads.
As a visitor to our Website and Mobile Website, you will see submission forms that may be referred to as "Contact Us," "Request More Info," or forms with similar phrasing and information-collection capability. Such forms offer you the ability to volunteer personal contact information such as your name, mailing address, email address, and phone number so that we may provide a proper response to your request. Specifically, we use your personal information for the following purposes:
We will retain your information for as long as your record is active, as needed to provide you with services, and as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements. We may also be required to disclose personal data in response to lawful requests by public authorities, including to meet national security or law enforcement requirements. To change, update, or request the deletion/deactivation of your information, please see the "Choice/Opt Out" section below.
Our Website offers publicly accessible community forums. You should be aware that any information you provide in these areas may be read, collected, and used by others who access them. To request removal of your personal information from our community forum, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. In some cases, we may not be able to remove your personal information, in which case we will let you know if we are unable to do so and why.
Third-Party Service Providers
We may rely on third-party providers to perform a variety of services on our behalf. In so doing, we may need to share your personal information with them. Please note, however, that we share such personal information only as is necessary for our providers to perform their services, which in turn allows us to be more efficient in our business and in our ability to better serve you. These companies are authorized to use your personal information only as necessary to provide these services to us.
For example, we may rely on a service provider to:
Additionally, we may disclose your personal information:
We may post testimonials/comments/reviews on our Website, which may contain personal information. We do, however, obtain consent prior to posting any testimonial. To request the removal of your information from our testimonials/comments/reviews section, please contact us at email@example.com.
From time to time, we may provide you with the opportunity to participate in surveys on our Website. If you participate, we will request certain personal information from you. Participation in these surveys is completely voluntary, and you have a choice as to whether or not to disclose such information. The requested information typically includes contact information (such as name and address) and demographic information (such as ZIP code).
We use this information to monitor site traffic, personalize the site, send participants an email newsletter, and for other business purposes.
We may use third-party service providers to conduct these surveys, and those providers are prohibited from using our users' personal information for any other purpose. We will not share the personal information you provide through a survey with other third parties unless we give you prior notice and obtain your consent.
If you choose to use our referral service to tell a friend about our website, we will ask you for your friend’s name, phone number, and email address. We will use the phone number to call your friend inviting him or her to visit one of our local campuses. Remington College stores this information for the sole purpose of inviting individuals to our campuses and tracking the success of our referral program.
Your friend may contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to request that we remove this information from our database.
Social Media Features
The Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) governs the collection of personal information with regard to children under the age of 13. Our Website is not structured to attract children; therefore, we do not knowingly intend to collect information from any child under 13 years of age.
California Privacy Rights California Civil Code § 1798.83, also known as the "Shine The Light" law, permits our users who are California residents to request and obtain from us once per year, free of charge, information about the personal information (if any) we have disclosed for direct marketing purposes in the preceding calendar year. If applicable, this information would include a list of the categories of personal information that were shared and the names and addresses of all third parties with which we shared information in the preceding calendar year. If you are a California resident and would like to make such a request, please submit your request in writing to:
Attn: Privacy Officer
7415 Maynardville Pike Suite 101
Knoxville, TN 37938
If you no longer wish to receive our newsletter and promotional communications, you may opt out of receiving them by following the unsubscribe instructions included in each newsletter or communication or by emailing us at email@example.com. We will respond to your request within a reasonable timeframe.
Data Security, Breach, and Notification
We follow generally accepted standards to protect the personal information submitted to us. The convenience and efficiency of the Internet and online data collection does not go unnoticed by persons who seek to breach online security measures in order to engage in identity theft and other unlawful activity. In the event of such an occurrence, we will analyze the breach to determine whether it requires the involvement of law enforcement authorities and requires notice to you pursuant to state or federal law.
Upon request Remington will provide you with information about whether we hold any of your personal information. You may correct, update, amend, delete, remove, or deactivate it by emailing our Customer Support at firstname.lastname@example.org or by contacting us via the contact information listed below. We will respond to your request within a reasonable timeframe.
Attn: Privacy Officer
7415 Maynardville Pike Suite 101
Knoxville, TN 37938
Please keep in mind that a face-to-face talk with a qualified Remington College representative who will take the time to explain how financial aid works may make you feel more informed and at ease. For more information, please call 800-860-6315. Financial aid is available for those who qualify.
The Campus does not deny admission or discriminate on the basis of age, race, sex, religion, national origin, veteran's status, disability, or sexual orientation. The Campus does not make any pre-admission inquiries regarding an individual's disability. The Campus admits students of any race ,color, national and ethnic origin to all rights privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the Campus. The Campus does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in the administration of its educational polices, scholarship and loan programs and other Campus administered programs. In addition, the institution complies with the Civil Rights Act of 1964, related Executive Orders 11246 and 11375, Title IX of the Education Amendments Act of 1972, Sections 503 and 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Section 402 of the Vietnam Era Veterans Readjustment Assistance Act of 1974, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and all applicable state civil rights laws.
Consistent with Remington College’s (“College”) Non-Discrimination Notice and the U.S. Department of Education’s implementing regulations for Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 (“Title IX”) (see 34 C.F.R. § 106 et seq.), the College prohibits Sexual Harassment that occurs within its education programs or activities. As such, the College has implemented a Sexual Harassment Policy and Hearing Procedures to address allegations of Sexual Harassment.
Below you will find links titled “Institutional Information” that provide general information about each Remington College Campus, including information concerning: (1) the institution, its programs, facilities, services and faculty, (2) the cost of attending the institution, (3) financial assistance available to students enrolled at the institution, policies regarding the transferability of credits, activation, satisfactory academic progress, withdrawal and refund calculations, (5) associations, agencies, and/or government bodies that accredit, approve or license the institution and its programs, (6) copyright infringement and penalties, and (7) continuing education pursued by graduates of bachelor degree programs, (8) placement information, and (9) vaccinations. To retrieve the information, please click on the underlined link of the applicable “Institutional Information” heading.
Additionally, there are links below to information about each Remington College Campus (to the extent available) concerning: (1) safety and security, (2) graduation/completion rates, (3) retention rates, and (4) student body diversity. To retrieve the information, please click on the link of the applicable subject heading.