Everest College-Salt Lake City

Tel: (801)840-4800
356 students
Private for-profit
Mission of the Mountain West College is to provide men and women of all ages with the practical skills, education and training needed to excel in their chosen fields. The college 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 College-Salt Lake City serves 356 students (58% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 14%.
Everest College-Salt Lake City is one of 10 community colleges within Salt Lake County, UT.
The nearest community college is Salt Lake Community College (2.5 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Everest College-Salt Lake City Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 356 teachers has grown by 242% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has increased from 7:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has grown by 14% over five years.
Total Enrollment
356 students
1,303 students
Everest College-Salt Lake City Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
205 students
835 students
Everest College-Salt Lake City Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 151 students
1,046 students
Everest College-Salt Lake City Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Everest College-Salt Lake City sch enrollment Everest College-Salt Lake City sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
Everest College-Salt Lake City Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
% Hispanic
Everest College-Salt Lake City Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
Everest College-Salt Lake City Black (2006-2012)
% White
Everest College-Salt Lake City White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
Everest College-Salt Lake City More (2010-2012)
Everest College-Salt Lake City sch ethnicity Everest College-Salt Lake City sta ethnicity
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. 0.65 0.44
Everest College-Salt Lake City Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $12,852 is more than the state average of $5,890. The in-state tuition has declined by 21% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $12,852 is more than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has declined by 21% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $12,852 $5,890
Everest College-Salt Lake City In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $12,852 $10,047
Everest College-Salt Lake City Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Everest College offers opportunity and promise to its students by providing quality education in several business-related disciplines. The college was founded in 1982 as Mountainwest Computer School. It was purchased in 1983 and named Mountainwest College of Business and Technology. The college offers Diploma and Associate Degree programs in several disciplines including both day and evening classes, with the most recent addition of Medical Assisting training. The school offers comprehensive programs in the business, administrative, medical, computer, and legal fields. Programs are offered in Accounting, Business, Business Accounting, Computer Information Systems, Criminal Justice, Massage Therapy, Medical Administrative Assistant, Medical Assisting, Medical Insurance Billing/Coding, Paralegal, Pharmacy Technician, Surgical Technologist and Travel and Tourism. Everest College - Salt Lake City is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award academic associate's degrees and diplomas.

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