Everest Institute-Cross Lanes

Tel: (304)776-6290
233 students
Private for-profit
Our mission at National Institute of Technology (NIT) is to provide men and women of all ages with the practical skills, education and training needed to excel in their chosen fields. The institute thus provides an invaluable and timely service to society by preparing candidates to meet and exceed existing needs in the employment arena. We are totally committed to this objective and to the success of our students.
School Highlights:
Everest Institute-Cross Lanes serves 233 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 39:1 is higher than the community college average of 24:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 14%.
Everest Institute-Cross Lanes is one of 4 community colleges within Kanawha County, WV.
The nearest community college is Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College (3.00 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 62% over five years.
College Everest Institute-Cross Lanes Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 6 staff
61 staff
Everest Institute-Cross Lanes Total Faculty (2006-2013)
Number of Programs Offered 4 7

Student Body

The student population of 233 has grown by 61% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 39:1 has increased from 7:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.31 is less than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has grown by 6% over five years.
Total Enrollment 233 students 1,296 students
Everest Institute-Cross Lanes Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 39:1
21:1
Everest Institute-Cross Lanes Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 233 students
814 students
Everest Institute-Cross Lanes Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
Everest Institute-Cross Lanes Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
1%
21%
Everest Institute-Cross Lanes Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
13%
15%
Everest Institute-Cross Lanes Black (2006-2013)
% White
82%
51%
Everest Institute-Cross Lanes White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
3%
3%
Everest Institute-Cross Lanes More (2011-2013)
Everest Institute-Cross Lanes Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.31 0.68
Everest Institute-Cross Lanes Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 100%
89%
Everest Institute-Cross Lanes % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

  • The Cross Lanes campus thus provides an invaluable and timely service to society by preparing candidates to meet and exceed existing needs in the employment arena. We are totally committed to this objective and to the success of our students. National Institute of Technology in Cross Lanes, West Virginia, started as a member of United Electronics Institute in 1968. National Education Corporation acquired the school in 1981 and the name was subsequently changed to National Education Center - National Institute of Technology Campus. Corinthian Schools, Inc. (CSi) acquired the campus in 1995 and called it National Institute of Technology. Corinthian Schools, Inc. is a division of Corinthian Colleges, Inc. (CCi). Corinthian Colleges, Inc. is one of the largest postsecondary school organizations in the United States, operating more than 80 colleges and institutions across the country. The spacious facility has large classrooms designed for theory and laboratory instruction, administrative offices, a library containing reference and reading materials related to the academic programs, Internet access, and a large study area. The college is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology.

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Did You Know?
For West Virginia public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,559 per year for in-state students and $7,898 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $12,386 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

West Virginia community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.25, which is lower than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in West Virginia is Bridgemont Community and Technical College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.