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Everest College-Henderson

Everest College-Henderson is an Associate's college with 915 students located in Henderson, NV.

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Selectivity
Offers Associate Degrees, Open Admissions

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Student Life

Student Life

Student Body

Total Undergraduates 915
Gender 28% Male / 72% Female
Enrollment Breakdown 79% Full Time / 21% Part Time
Socio-Economic Diversity 77% of students received Pell Grants, which are provided by the U.S. government to students from middle and lower income families. It gives you an idea of a school’s socio-economic diversity.
Ethnic Diversity
Percentage
White 27%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 4%
Multi-racial 8%
Hispanic/Latino 31%
Ethnicity Unknown 1%
Black or African American 21%
Asian 6%
American Indian or Alaska Native 2%

Activities

  • Government or Political Activity
  • Sororities

Student Services

  • Academic Support Services: reduced course load study skills assistance tutoring
  • Computer Services: computer center, libraries
  • Counseling Services: career counseling economically disadvantaged students services employment services for undergraduates financial aid counseling placement services for graduates adult (re-entering) student services/programs veteran's counselor
  • Facilities
  • Special Needs Services: wheelchair accessibility
  • Specialty Programs (ROTC, Accelerated Programs, Professional Development, etc.): accelerated program independent study
  • Transfer In Services
  • Transfer Out Services

Academics

Academics

Popular Majors

Securities Services Administration/Management (38%), Legal Assistant/Paralegal (18%), Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other (15%), Nursing Practice (9%), Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping (9%), Medical/Clinical Assistant (7%)

Majors Offered

Associates

A program that prepares individuals to provide technical administrative support to professional accountants and other financial management personnel. Includes instruction in posting transactions to accounts, record-keeping systems, accounting software operation, and general accounting principles and practices.

Job Opportunities:

Tax Preparers
Prepare tax returns for individuals or small businesses.
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks
Compute, classify, and record numerical data to keep financial records complete. Perform any combination of routine calculating, posting, and verifying duties to obtain primary financial data for use in maintaining accounting records. May also check the accuracy of figures, calculations, and postings pertaining to business transactions recorded by other workers.
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks
Compile and record employee time and payroll data. May compute employees' time worked, production, and commission. May compute and post wages and deductions, or prepare paychecks.
Brokerage Clerks
Perform duties related to the purchase, sale or holding of securities. Duties include writing orders for stock purchases or sales, computing transfer taxes, verifying stock transactions, accepting and delivering securities, tracking stock price fluctuations, computing equity, distributing dividends, and keeping records of daily transactions and holdings.
Statistical Assistants
Compile and compute data according to statistical formulas for use in statistical studies. May perform actuarial computations and compile charts and graphs for use by actuaries. Includes actuarial clerks.

Associates

A program that prepares individuals, under the supervision of physicians, to provide medical office administrative services and perform clinical duties including patient intake and care, routine diagnostic and recording procedures, pre-examination and examination assistance, and the administration of medications and first aid. Includes instruction in basic anatomy and physiology; medical terminology; medical law and ethics; patient psychology and communications; medical office procedures; and clinical diagnostic, examination, testing, and treatment procedures.

Job Opportunities:

Medical Assistants
Perform administrative and certain clinical duties under the direction of a physician. Administrative duties may include scheduling appointments, maintaining medical records, billing, and coding information for insurance purposes. Clinical duties may include taking and recording vital signs and medical histories, preparing patients for examination, drawing blood, and administering medications as directed by physician.

A practice-focused program that prepares registered nurses for increasingly complex evidence-based nursing practice, including translating research into practice, evaluating evidence, applying research in decision-making, and implementing viable clinical innovations to change practice. Includes instruction in healthcare delivery systems, health economics and finance, health policy, research methods, translating evidence into practice, concepts in population health, and nursing leadership.

Job Opportunities:

Medical and Health Services Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate medical and health services in hospitals, clinics, managed care organizations, public health agencies, or similar organizations.
Registered Nurses
Assess patient health problems and needs, develop and implement nursing care plans, and maintain medical records. Administer nursing care to ill, injured, convalescent, or disabled patients. May advise patients on health maintenance and disease prevention or provide case management. Licensing or registration required.
Nurse Practitioners
Diagnose and treat acute, episodic, or chronic illness, independently or as part of a healthcare team. May focus on health promotion and disease prevention. May order, perform, or interpret diagnostic tests such as lab work and x rays. May prescribe medication. Must be registered nurses who have specialized graduate education.

Associates

A program that prepares individuals to record and transcribe examinations, testimony, judicial orders and instructions, legal opinions, and other formal proceedings via print or electronic methods. Includes instruction in legal terminology, legal transcription, shorthand, verbatim recording, equipment operation and procedures, applicable regulations, and professional standards and ethics.

Job Opportunities:

Court Reporters
Use verbatim methods and equipment to capture, store, retrieve, and transcribe pretrial and trial proceedings or other information. Includes stenocaptioners who operate computerized stenographic captioning equipment to provide captions of live or prerecorded broadcasts for hearing-impaired viewers.

A program that prepares individuals to plan, manage, and supervise services providing private security protection for people and property and related investigative and consulting functions. Includes instruction in security and loss prevention services, private security and investigation techniques, security technologies, personnel management, business operations, marketing, applicable law and regulations, and client relations.

Job Opportunities:

First-Line Supervisors of Protective Service Workers, All Other
All protective service supervisors not listed separately above.

Administration & Faculty

President Dave Fritz
President David Fritz
Accredited by Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools
Full-time Faculty 20
Student : Faculty Ratio 24 : 1
Faculty Gender (% Male : Female) 35 : 65
Percentage of Faculty Members
No Status Faculty 100

Admissions

Admissions

Selectivity

Selectivity Score: 22/100
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Selectivity

Finance

Finance

Average Net Tuition

The average student pays $22,061 for tuition, fees, and other expenses, after grants and scholarships.

Household Income Real Cost
$0-$30K $21,348
$30K-$48K $21,572
$48K-$75K $25,820
$75K-$110K $26,616
$110K+ $26,616

Sticker Price

Total stated tuition is $15,552, in-state and on-campus, before financial aid.

On-Campus Off-Campus
Stated Tuition $15,552 Same as On-Campus
Housing N/A $7,641
Books $1,737 $1,737
Total (before financial aid) $17,289 $24,930

Students Receiving Aid

81% of students receive some form of financial aid.

Undergrads Receiving Aid Average Aid Amount
Federal Loans 95% $10,181
Federal Scholarships/Grants 77% $5,024
Institutional Grants 7% $1,884
Other Federal Grants 5% $300
Other Loans 89% $6,742
Pell Grants 77% $5,004
Student Loans 95% $16,548

Alumni and Outcomes

Alumni and Outcomes

Graduation Rates

50% of students graduated on time.

63% of students graduated in six years.

70% of full time students continued studying at this school after freshman year.

Rankings

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