Everest College – Skokie

9811 Woods Drive, Skokie, IL

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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:

  • Business
  • Criminal Justice
  • Paralegal
  • 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. 

Skokie Location

Everest College – Skokie is located at 9811 Woods Drive in the city of Skokie. This campus has a graduating class size which is approximately 400 students per year. This location provides services for students in the form of flexible scheduling for those with irregular schedules, post-graduation job placement opportunities, and career pathway counseling to help students define their goals. To learn more, including the school's consumer disclosures, by visiting everest.edu.

Programs Offered

The following is a list of programs offered at Everest College – Skokie. Please consider that the list may differ from programs currently being offered. Students should contact the school to ensure program availability.

The medical administration program offered on average takes about eight months to complete.

Program Details:

  • Estimated tuition and fees: $17,000*
  • Cost of required supplies and books: $1,710*
  • Graduates in repayment, have an estimated repayment rate of 30%**
  • $10,200 is the average amount of student loans borrowed for this program**
  • Around 30 students completed the medical administration program last year
  • Students complete this program in usually 8 months

The dental assistant program offered on average takes about eight months to complete.

Program Details:

  • Estimated tuition and fees: $17,000*
  • Cost of required supplies and books: $1,000*
  • Based on published reports, around 60 students completed the dental assistant program last year
  • Students complete this program in usually 8 months

More details and school listings are available through our dental assistant schools profile page.

Medical assistant program takes on average eight months to complete.

Program Details:

  • Estimated tuition and fees: $17,000*
  • Required supplies and books: $1,570*
  • Estimated loan repayment rate of 31% for former students**
  • Upon completion of this program, students owe on average $9,500 in student loans**
  • Based on published reports, around 200 students completed the medical assistant program last year
  • Students usually complete the medical assistant program in 8 months

More details and school listings are available through our medical assistant schools profile page.

The medical insurance coding program takes about eight months for most students to complete.

Program Details:

  • Estimated tuition and fees: $17,000*
  • The estimated cost of books or supplies required is $2,310*
  • 37% repayment rate for students who completed this program**
  • Upon completion of this program, students owe on average $10,800 in student loans**
  • Last year, more than 50 students completed this program
  • The length of the medical insurance coding program is about 8 months

The pharmacy technician program offered on average takes about eight months to complete.

Program Details:

  • Estimated tuition and fees: $17,000*
  • Estimated cost of required books and supplies are around $1,020*
  • Former students had a loan repayment rate of around 32%**
  • Upon completion of this program, students owe on average $9,500 in student loans**
  • Last year, more than 30 students completed this program
  • The pharmacy technician program takes about 8 months to complete

Learn more about pharmacy technician programs by visiting our pharmacy technician training profile page, which includes listings and career descriptions as well.

Massage therapy program takes on average nine months to complete.

Program Details:

  • Estimated tuition and fees: $15,000*
  • The estimated cost of books or supplies required is $1,570*
  • 35% repayment rate for students who completed this program**
  • $10,300 is the average amount of student loans borrowed for this program**
  • Around 20 students completed the massage therapy program last year
  • The length of the massage therapy program is about 9 months

Learn more about massage therapy programs by visiting our massage therapy schools profile page, which also includes career information.

Notes:
*Amounts for tuition, fees, and supplies are an estimate which are calculated based on historical data and should be solely used for informational purposes only.
**Repayment rates and student loan balances are estimates and should be treated as informational tools only, contact the school for official information.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

Once scholarships, grants and other forms of aid are calculated, the expected average cost for students at this school is $20,100. In order to calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance check out their cost calculator here. Students in need of financial assistance can get more information through the school's financial aid department, by calling (847) 470-0277. Any tuition and financial aid figures listed provide an outline of costs at this school, however they may not accurately represent current costs, fees, or tuition. Please check with Everest College – Skokie for more information.

Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.

Financial Aid Details

The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid90%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships82%$4,202
Receiving Student Loans87%$10,320

Note: The estimated default rate of students taking federal student loans in 2011 was around 15%.

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Contact Information

General Contact

Admissions Office

  • Phone: (847) 470-0277

Financial Aid Office

  • Phone: (847) 470-0277

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