Everest College-Newport News

803 Diligence Drive
Newport News, VA 23606-0000
Tel: (757)873-1111
School Highlights
  • Everest College-Newport News serves 433 students (75% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the state community college average of 37:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 43%.
  • Everest College-Newport News is one of 2 community colleges within Newport News City County, VA.
  • The nearest community college is Thomas Nelson Community College (2.80 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 525% over five years.
Everest College-Newport News(VA) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty25 staff45 staff
Everest College-Newport News Total Faculty (2009-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 433 has grown by 20% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 59:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.52 is less than the state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has grown by 13% over five years.
Total Enrollment433 students1,577 students
Everest College-Newport News Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio17:137:1
Everest College-Newport News Student Staff Ratio (2009-2016)
# Full-Time Students326 students717 students
Everest College-Newport News Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students107 students860 students
Everest College-Newport News Part-Time Students (2010-2016)
Everest College-Newport News Enrollment Breakdown VA All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
Everest College-Newport News American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2010)
% Asian
Everest College-Newport News Asian (2007-2013)
% Hispanic
Everest College-Newport News Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Everest College-Newport News Black (2007-2016)
% White
Everest College-Newport News White (2007-2016)
% Hawaiian
Everest College-Newport News Hawaiian (2013-2016)
% Two or more races
Everest College-Newport News More (2011-2016)
% Unknown races
Everest College-Newport News Ethnicity Breakdown VA All Ethnic Groups 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.0.520.62
Everest College-Newport News Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
Everest College-Newport News Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$23,400$29,600
Everest College-Newport News Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $12,450 is less than the state average of $14,996. The private state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$12,450$14,996
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%78%
Everest College-Newport News % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$9,500$11,000
Everest College-Newport News Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$5,040$5,500
Everest College-Newport News Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate61%84%
Everest College-Newport News Percent Admitted (2007-2010)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Virginia public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,711 per year for in-state students and $10,146 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,996 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Virginia is 80%. 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 0.62, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Virginia is Northern Virginia Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.