Everest College-West Los Angeles

3000 S Robertson Blvd #300
Los Angeles, CA 90034-3169
Tel: (310)840-5777
404 students
Private for-profit
Our mission 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 College-West Los Angeles serves 404 students (89% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 63%.
Everest College-West Los Angeles is one of 57 community colleges within Los Angeles County, CA.
The nearest community college is West Los Angeles College (2.1 miles away).

School Overview

Everest College-West Los Angeles Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 404 teachers has grown by 254% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 52:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
404 students
1,303 students
Everest College-West Los Angeles Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
358 students
836 students
Everest College-West Los Angeles Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 46 students
1,046 students
Everest College-West Los Angeles Part-Time Students (2009-2012)
Everest College-West Los Angeles sch enrollment Everest College-West Los Angeles sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
-
1%
% Asian
4%
2%
Everest College-West Los Angeles Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
1%
1%
% Hispanic
49%
7%
Everest College-West Los Angeles Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
34%
12%
Everest College-West Los Angeles Black (2006-2012)
% White
7%
67%
Everest College-West Los Angeles White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
4%
2%
Everest College-West Los Angeles More (2010-2012)
Everest College-West Los Angeles sch ethnicity Everest College-West Los Angeles 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. 0.64 0.45
Everest College-West Los Angeles Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $14,418 is more than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 19% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $14,418 is more than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 19% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $14,418 $5,940
Everest College-West Los Angeles In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $14,418 $10,072
Everest College-West Los Angeles Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Everest College first opened its doors in 1962 as the Los Angeles Colleges of Medical and Dental Assistants. The National Education Corporation obtained the schools in 1975 and subsequently changed the name to National Education Center - Everest College. The West Los Angeles campus of Everest College was originally founded as Nova Institute of Health Technology. Nova Institute started in 1987 as a branch of Educorp Career College, which has been in operation since 1969. The school became a free- standing institution in 1990. Corinthian Schools, Inc. (CSi) acquired Nova Institute in 2000 and changed its name to Everest College. The West Los Angeles campus is housed in a building that occupies more than 20,000 square feet of space. The school includes computer laboratories, classrooms, multimedia audio/video studios, administrative offices, a student lounge, a library with Internet access, a testing room, and an on-site clinic including x-ray and ultrasound rooms. Programs Offered at West Los Angeles Campus includes Business Management / Administrative Assistant, Dental Assisting, Massage Therapy, Medical Assisting, Medical Insurance Billing/Coding, Medical Office Management and Pharmacy Technician.

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