Everest College-Dallas

6080 North Central Expressway
Dallas, TX 75206
Tel: (214)234-4850
981 students
Private for-profit
It's hard to imagine that Dallas' slogan is "Live Large. Think Big." The staff at Everest College – Dallas Campus echoes that sentiment and is constantly striving to be one of the best career training educational organizations within the Dallas market, while helping more quality-trained graduates become successful members of the community. Everest programs succeed because of its hands-on training in small work teams, attentiveness to students' needs, use of real-world experienced instructors, and a dedicated Career Placement Services team helping students throughout the training process how to achieve their personal and professional goals. Everest also has a number of campus and community resources to help students achieve success while attending courses, as well as preparing them to find their new career. The Career Placement Services team provides instruction on navigating job boards, assists with resumé writing, offers job interview tips, and helps potential candidates make a good impression with professional wardrobe advice.
School Highlights:
Everest College-Dallas serves 981 students (71% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Everest College-Dallas is one of 21 community colleges within Dallas County, TX.
The nearest community college is South University-The Art Institute Of Dallas (2.2 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Everest College-Dallas 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 981 teachers has grown by 315% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has grown by 0% over five years.
Total Enrollment
981 students
1,303 students
Everest College-Dallas Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
696 students
834 students
Everest College-Dallas Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 285 students
1,040 students
Everest College-Dallas Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Everest College-Dallas sch enrollment Everest College-Dallas sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
1% 2%
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
30%
7%
Everest College-Dallas Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
52%
11%
Everest College-Dallas Black (2006-2012)
% White
15%
66%
Everest College-Dallas White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Everest College-Dallas More (2010-2012)
Everest College-Dallas sch ethnicity Everest College-Dallas 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. 0.62 0.44
Everest College-Dallas Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $14,976 is more than the state average of $5,890. The in-state tuition has grown by 22% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $14,976 is more than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 22% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $14,976 $5,890
Everest College-Dallas In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $14,976 $10,047
Everest College-Dallas Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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