Everest College-Arlington (Arlington - 76011)

300 Six Flags Drive, Arlington
TX, 76011
Tel: (817)652-7790
640 students
Private for-profit
The Everest College Mid Cities campus in Arlington, Texas, puts community first. From getting quality career training into the hands of the community to traditional outreach efforts, the staff and students at the Mid Cities campus are always trying to improve the community. Students are a valuable part of the community efforts. The campus also puts a premium on quality education and offers tutoring upon request to students to ensure success through its Student Services department or through instructors.
School Highlights:
Everest College-Arlington (Arlington - 76011) serves 640 students (92% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Everest College-Arlington (Arlington - 76011) is one of 7 community colleges within Tarrant County, TX.
The nearest community college is Court Reporting Institute-Wheeler Institute Of Texas (14.7 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Everest College-Arlington (Arlington - 76011) 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 640 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 61:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.69 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 6% over five years.
Total Enrollment
640 students
1,273 students
Everest College-Arlington (Arlington - 76011) Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
587 students
829 students
Everest College-Arlington (Arlington - 76011) Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 53 students
1,017 students
Everest College-Arlington (Arlington - 76011) Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Everest College-Arlington (Arlington - 76011) sch enrollment Everest College-Arlington (Arlington - 76011) sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan 1%
% Asian 1%
% Hawaiian 1%
% Hispanic 32%
Everest College-Arlington (Arlington - 76011) Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black 38%
Everest College-Arlington (Arlington - 76011) Black (2006-2012)
% White 24%
Everest College-Arlington (Arlington - 76011) White (2007-2012)
% Two or more races 2%
Everest College-Arlington (Arlington - 76011) More (2009-2012)
Everest College-Arlington (Arlington - 76011) sch ethnicity Everest College-Arlington (Arlington - 76011) 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. 0.69 0.45
Everest College-Arlington (Arlington - 76011) Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $14,976 is more than the state average of $5,961. The in-state tuition has declined by 8% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $14,976 is more than the state average of $10,075. The out-state tuition has declined by 8% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $14,976 $5,961
Out-State Tuition Fees $14,976 $10,075
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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