Everest College-Arlington (Arlington - 22203)

801 N Quincy St-Ste 500
Arlington, VA 22203
Tel: (703)248-8887
142 students
Private for-profit
At the Everest College campus in Arlington, Va., students have the benefit that not every educational organization can boast. At the hands-on training provided by our dedicated instructors through real-world experience, our students can learn from the professionals in the industry and at a much faster pace than you’ll think. The campus has several student groups that work closely to enrich the student experience at Everest. The Student Government Association (SGA) and the Student Ignite Ambassadors are such top groups. Other quarterly activities include Honor Award Ceremonies, class field trips, student and staff picnics, and annual clothing and food drives. Students work in small teams to foster group discussions, as well as specialized attention and one-on-one opportunities for students. Tutoring hours are scheduled by the faculty with daily offerings, both before and after class times. There are four personal computer labs, and two medical labs. Everest College – Arlington campus was founded in 2001 as Parks College and was acquired by Corinthian Colleges, Inc., in 2006. It is located within 10 minutes from the Nation's Capitol and provides a variety of activities for students – from restaurants, monuments, sports arenas, family parks, and many historic sites throughout the city that attracts a diverse multicultural population.
School Highlights:
Everest College-Arlington (Arlington - 22203) serves 142 students (64% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 40%.
Everest College-Arlington (Arlington - 22203) is the only community colleges within Arlington County, VA.
The nearest community college is Medtech Institute (2.2 miles away).

School Overview

Everest College-Arlington (Arlington - 22203) 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 142 teachers has declined by 75% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 41:1 has decreased from 96:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.30 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 11% over five years.
Total Enrollment
142 students
1,303 students
Everest College-Arlington (Arlington - 22203) Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
91 students
836 students
Everest College-Arlington (Arlington - 22203) Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 51 students
1,046 students
Everest College-Arlington (Arlington - 22203) Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Everest College-Arlington (Arlington - 22203) sch enrollment Everest College-Arlington (Arlington - 22203) sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
Everest College-Arlington (Arlington - 22203) Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
Everest College-Arlington (Arlington - 22203) Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
Everest College-Arlington (Arlington - 22203) Black (2006-2012)
% White
Everest College-Arlington (Arlington - 22203) White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
Everest College-Arlington (Arlington - 22203) More (2010-2012)
Everest College-Arlington (Arlington - 22203) sch ethnicity Everest College-Arlington (Arlington - 22203) 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. 0.30 0.45
Everest College-Arlington (Arlington - 22203) Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $14,688 is more than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $14,688 is more than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $14,688 $5,940
Everest College-Arlington (Arlington - 22203) In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $14,688 $10,072
Everest College-Arlington (Arlington - 22203) Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Virginia public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,802 per year for in-state students and $10,450 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,075 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Virginia is 75%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

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 0.59, which is higher than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in Virginia is Northern Virginia Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.