Everest College School Profile Page
Everest College belongs to a system of colleges that can be found across the United States. As of March 2015, Everest College has more than 35 locations. The Everest brand can also be found through the Everest Institute and Everest University. It is owned and operated by the Zenith Education Group, the largest nonprofit career college system in the U.S. with about 70 different campus locations. Through Everest Colleges, Institutes and Universities, students may earn career certificates, associate, bachelor's, and master's degrees.
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Faculty at Everest Colleges, Institutes and Universities consists of people who have direct experience in the field. Their real-world expertise allows them to tailor their course material so that it applies to real-life job situations. Students are trained to be competent in the areas that employers are seeking. Everest also provides learning centers for students who may need additional help from their instructors in order to keep pace with the rest of the class.
Students do not live on campus at the school. The campus locations consist of classrooms and labs, and students commute to the school to take the classes. Many of the locations are near public transportation routes. Everest maintains a list of nearby daycare facilities so that parents do not have to worry about their children during class time. Class scheduling is flexible, with some courses available on nights and weekends. Everest also has an active career planning and placement services department which is available to all students. Of course, online students may take the classes at their own convenience.