Everest College-Thornton

Tel: (303)457-2757
384 students
Private for-profit

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School Highlights:
Everest College-Thornton serves 384 students (70% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Everest College-Thornton is one of 8 community colleges within Adams County, CO.
The nearest community college is Kaplan College-Denver (1 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Everest College-Thornton 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 384 teachers has declined by 24% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 43:1 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 24% over five years.
Total Enrollment
384 students
1,303 students
Everest College-Thornton Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
268 students
832 students
Everest College-Thornton Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 116 students
1,036 students
Everest College-Thornton Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Everest College-Thornton sch enrollment Everest College-Thornton sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
5%
2%
Everest College-Thornton Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
44%
7%
Everest College-Thornton Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
4%
11%
Everest College-Thornton Black (2006-2012)
% White
42%
66%
Everest College-Thornton White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
4%
2%
Everest College-Thornton More (2009-2012)
Everest College-Thornton sch ethnicity Everest College-Thornton 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-Thornton Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $15,660 is more than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has grown by 14% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $15,660 is more than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 14% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $15,660 $5,845
Everest College-Thornton In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $15,660 $10,047
Everest College-Thornton Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

At Parks College, we offer an essential course, Career Skills, which grooms you for personal and professional development in the employment arena. Our programs emphasize real-world training that is tailored to meet the needs of potential employers. The fields of study focus on industries that offer solid, long-term career opportunities for graduates. Here at our campus, we maintain a well-defined program philosophy of providing a quality education that emphasizes practical skills; employ a highly skilled and dedicated faculty; and cater to students seeking a strong knowledge base and the experience needed to succeed in their chosen fields. Parks College offers many courses online. Online courses are offered through the Internet, and interaction between the students and faculty occur using a “virtual classroom.” Accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award diplomas and associateÂ's degrees. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the United States Department of Education. Its accreditation of degree-granting institutions also is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.

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Did You Know?
For Adams County, CO public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,835 per year for in-state students and $10,927 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,217 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Adams County, CO is 75%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Adams County, CO 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 0.53, which is higher than the national average of 0.44. The most diverse community college in Adams County, CO is Anthem College-Denver. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.