General Information About Everest College-San Jose
Everest college provides students the opportunity to seek career-oriented learning with a general education background and to develop intellectually and socially in their careers and as citizens in a world of increasing technological and cultural diversity. The purposes of the College derived directly from the mission statement are to: 1. Provide curricula that prepare students for career-oriented positions and meet the needs of employers; 2. Provide students with career-planning opportunities and assistance with job placement; 3. Provide student support programs including placement exams, educational assessment, and academic advising; 4. Provide credit and noncredit continuing education courses; 5. Integrate general education objectives into each program, as well as specific general education electives for degree-seeking students; 6. Secure articulation or other cooperative agreements for students wishing to continue their education at other two- and four-year institutions.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, 2009-2010.
- 2-year, Private for-profit
Special Learning Opportunities
- Weekend/evening college
- Remedial services
- Employment services for students
- Placement services for completers
- Institution does not accept dual, credit for life, or AP credits
- Not applicable
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- 1-2 years certificate
- City: Large
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants 193 Percent Admitted 86% Men Admitted 83% Women Admitted 87% Full Time Retention Rate 71%
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 655 Native American 8.0 Asian 90.0 African American 59.0 Hispanic 312.0 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 363 Enrolled FullTime Graduates