Everest College-Phoenix

10400 N. 25th Avenue Suite 190
Phoenix, AZ 85021
Tel: (602)942-4141
3,416 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 Phoenix campus 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-Phoenix serves 3,416 students (53% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 56:1 is higher than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 40%.
Everest College-Phoenix is one of 34 community colleges within Maricopa County, AZ.
The nearest community college is ITT Technical Institute-Phoenix (0.2 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 61 teachers has grown by 134% over five years.
Everest College-Phoenix Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 61 staff
59 staff
Everest College-Phoenix Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 3,416 teachers has grown by 719% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 56:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
3,416 students
1,282 students
Everest College-Phoenix Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 56:1
22:1
Everest College-Phoenix student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
1,825 students
810 students
Everest College-Phoenix Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 1,591 students
1,017 students
Everest College-Phoenix Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Everest College-Phoenix Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
3%
1%
Everest College-Phoenix American Indian/Alaskan (2006-2013)
% Asian
1%
2%
Everest College-Phoenix Asian (2006-2013)
% Hawaiian
1%
1%
Everest College-Phoenix Hawaiian (2008-2013)
% Hispanic
13%
7%
Everest College-Phoenix Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
32%
12%
Everest College-Phoenix Black (2006-2013)
% White
39%
57%
Everest College-Phoenix White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
4%
2%
Everest College-Phoenix More (2009-2013)
% Unknown races
9%
3%
Everest College-Phoenix Unknown (2006-2013)
Everest College-Phoenix Ethnicity Breakdown Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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. 0.65 0.53
Everest College-Phoenix Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $12,960 is more than the state average of $5,742. The in-state tuition has declined by 13% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $12,960 is more than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has declined by 13% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $12,960 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $12,960 $10,294
Everest College-Phoenix Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 98%
89%
Everest College-Phoenix % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Everest College opened its doors in 1982 as the Academy of Business College. The original focus of the school was business, however its course offerings soon expanded to include computer, medical and legal curriculums. We have a unique way of providing high-quality instruction and training services to students. Our educational approach involves making you, a vital member of our student body, the number one priority. Specifically, your total academic experience will include important roles as a student, a customer, and a guest, at our school. This school voluntarily undergoes periodic accrediting evaluations by teams of qualified examiners including subject experts and specialists in occupational education and private school administration. 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.

Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Phoenix ITT Technical Institute-Phoenix
    Private for-profit
    10220 North 25th Ave Ste 100
    Phoenix, AZ 85021
    (602)749-7900
    0.2  Mi  |  291  students
  • Phoenix The Bryman School of Arizona
    Private for-profit
    2250 W. Peoria Ave. Suite A-100
    Phoenix, AZ 85029
    (954)400-2000
    0.4  Mi  |  415  students
  • Phoenix The Art Institute of Phoenix
    Private for-profit
    2233 W Dunlap Ave
    Phoenix, AZ 85021
    (602)678-4300
    1.1  Mi  |  1003  students
  • Phoenix Brookline College-Phoenix
    Public
    2445 W. Dunlap Ave. Ste. 100
    Phoenix, AZ 85021
    (602)242-6265
    1.1  Mi  |  844  students
  • Phoenix Carrington College-Phoenix
    Private for-profit
    8503 N 27th Ave.
    Phoenix, AZ 85051
    (602)393-5900
    1.4  Mi  |  560  students
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For Phoenix private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,562 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.
Phoenix 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 0.64, which is higher than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Phoenix is . Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.