Everest is a system of schools comprised of Everest University, Everest College, and Everest Institutes, which are owned and operated by Corinthian Colleges, Inc. and located throughout out the United States and the province of Ontario, Canada. The university portion of the system was founded in 1940 as Fort Lauderdale College, which subsequently had its name and ownership changed, eventually becoming the flagship of the system.
Students who complete a program at Everest will receive a certificate, or degree up to the master’s level. The school is dedicated to providing high quality career education and training, and ensures that students are prepared to enter the workforce upon completion. Instructors are former industry professionals, who provide practical training opportunities to ensure the system’s high standards for graduates are maintained. Everest also provides career placement assistance for graduates, through partnerships, resume development and more.
Programs offered include:
- Criminal Justice
- Dental Assistant
- Massage Therapy
Program availability varies based on location, and as such students should contact their desired campus to see which programs are available.
The Gardena branch of Everest is located at 1045 W. Redondo Beach Boulevard, Suite 275. This campus has graduated about two thousand students in the last several years. This campus provides services for students in the form of career guidance to help students define their goals, flexible scheduling for those with irregular schedules, and post-graduation job placement options. Students may learn more, including the school's consumer disclosures, by visiting everest.edu.
Other Healthcare or Nursing Schools
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Everest College – Gardena.
- Everest College - Torrance in Torrance, CA (4 miles away)
- CBD College in Los Angeles, CA (12 miles away)
- American Career College - Los Angeles in Los Angeles, CA (13 miles away)
- Everest College - Alhambra in Alhambra, CA (15 miles away)
- North - West College - Glendale in Glendale, CA (18 miles away)