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.
San Jose Location
The San Jose branch of Everest is located at 1245 South Winchester Blvd #102. This campus has a graduating class size which is approximately 240 students in a given year. This location offers services for students in the form of career counseling to help students define their goals, post-graduation job placement opportunities, and flexible scheduling for those with irregular schedules. To 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 – San Jose.
- Everest College - Hayward in Hayward, CA (27 miles away)
- Everest College - San Francisco in San Francisco, CA (42 miles away)
- Anthem Institute - Sacramento in Sacramento, CA (93 miles away)
- Cambridge Junior College - Woodland in Woodland, CA (95 miles away)
- Central California School in San Luis Obispo, CA (159 miles away)