Everest Institute-Cross Lanes

5514 Big Tyler Rd
Charleston, WV 25313-0000
Tel: (304)776-6290
  • Our mission at National Institute of Technology (NIT) is to provide men and women of all ages with the practical skills, education and training needed to excel in their chosen fields. The institute 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 Institute-Cross Lanes serves 63 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the state community college average of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 13%.
  • Everest Institute-Cross Lanes is one of 4 community colleges within Kanawha County, WV.
  • The nearest community college is Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College (3.00 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Everest Institute-Cross Lanes(WV) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty16 staff49 staff
Everest Institute-Cross Lanes Total Faculty (2007-2016)
Number of Programs Offered48

Student Body

  • The student population of 63 has declined by 76% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.28 is more than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has grown by 14% over five years.
Total Enrollment63 students1,060 students
Everest Institute-Cross Lanes Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio4:123:1
Everest Institute-Cross Lanes Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students63 students435 students
Everest Institute-Cross Lanes Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
Everest Institute-Cross Lanes Enrollment Breakdown WV All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
% Hispanic
Everest Institute-Cross Lanes Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Everest Institute-Cross Lanes Black (2007-2016)
% White
Everest Institute-Cross Lanes White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
Everest Institute-Cross Lanes More (2012-2016)
Everest Institute-Cross Lanes Ethnicity Breakdown WV All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.280.24
Everest Institute-Cross Lanes Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
Everest Institute-Cross Lanes Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$27,200$23,900
Everest Institute-Cross Lanes Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid93%93%
    Everest Institute-Cross Lanes % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
    Median Debt for Graduates$9,500$12,318
    Everest Institute-Cross Lanes Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
    Median Debt for Dropouts$4,750$5,021
    Everest Institute-Cross Lanes Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
    Acceptance Rate72%38%
    Everest Institute-Cross Lanes Percent Admitted (2007-2010)
    Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

    School Notes

    • The Cross Lanes 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. National Institute of Technology in Cross Lanes, West Virginia, started as a member of United Electronics Institute in 1968. National Education Corporation acquired the school in 1981 and the name was subsequently changed to National Education Center - National Institute of Technology Campus. Corinthian Schools, Inc. (CSi) acquired the campus in 1995 and called it National Institute of Technology. Corinthian Schools, Inc. is a division of Corinthian Colleges, Inc. (CCi). Corinthian Colleges, Inc. is one of the largest postsecondary school organizations in the United States, operating more than 80 colleges and institutions across the country. The spacious facility has large classrooms designed for theory and laboratory instruction, administrative offices, a library containing reference and reading materials related to the academic programs, Internet access, and a large study area. The college is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology.

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