Everest College-Dallas

  • 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 712 students (78% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 31:1 is lower than the state community college average of 35:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 61%.
  • Everest College-Dallas is one of 18 community colleges within Dallas County, TX.
  • The nearest community college to Everest College-Dallas is Wade College (3.8 miles away).

Top Placements

Everest College-Dallas places among the top 20% of community colleges in Texas for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Everest College-Dallas(TX) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty23 staff76 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of Everest College-Dallas has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 31:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Everest College-Dallas diversity score of 0.67 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment712 students3,921 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio31:135:1
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# Full-Time Students552 students1,055 students
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# Part-Time Students160 students2,866 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
1%
4%
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% Hispanic
34%
37%
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% Black
45%
13%
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% White
9%
39%
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% Two or more races
4%
2%
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% Unknown races
6%
3%
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Diversity Score0.670.69
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College Completion Rate
49%
21%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$25,300$33,800
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Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $15,588 is more than the state average of $13,730. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$15,588$13,730
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid93%83%
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Median Debt for Graduates$9,500$9,500
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Median Debt for Dropouts$5,000$5,015
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Acceptance Rate62%62%
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Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • The nearest community college to Everest College-Dallas is Wade College (3.8 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Wade College
    Private, for profit
    207 students | 3.80 Mi1950 N. Stemmons Freeway, Suite 4080 Dallas INFOMART
    Dallas TX  75207
    (214)637-3530
    3.80207
  • 10,549 students | 4.50 Mi801 Main Street
    Dallas TX  75202
    (214)860-2037
    4.5010,549
  • 162 students | 4.50 Mi2600 Stemmons Fwy Ste 117
    Dallas TX  75207
    (214)638-0484
    4.50162
  • Sanford-Brown College-Dallas
    Private, for profit
    490 students | 5.60 Mi1250 Mockingbird Lane, Suite 150
    Dallas TX  75247
    (214)459-8490
    5.60490
  • 18,915 students | 6.10 Mi12800 Abrams Rd.
    Dallas TX  75243
    6.1018,915
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