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Everest College Reviews

Updated August 10, 2017
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Pros
  • You are helping students get a career in the field they desire (in 13 reviews)

  • Helping people become who they want to be and doing what they love to do (in 10 reviews)

Cons
  • Upper management would not deal with unprofessional supervisors (in 19 reviews)

  • High pushy sales environement with high turnover (in 6 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Lead Instructor"

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    Former Employee - Instructor-Pharmacy Technician in Portsmouth, VA
    Former Employee - Instructor-Pharmacy Technician in Portsmouth, VA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Everest College full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Had weekends off and love teaching

    Cons

    What is required of u as an instructor


  2. "Great company"

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    Current Employee - Lead in Woodbridge, VA
    Current Employee - Lead in Woodbridge, VA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Everest College full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Moving full steam ahead in getting students prepared for careers in the medical and dental fields

    Cons

    It is a private career school....the DOE is seriously looking at all schools that fall in to that category. Can be a bit dicey

    Advice to Management

    none really

  3. Helpful (1)

    "financial aid admin"

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    Former Employee - Financial Aid Administrative in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Financial Aid Administrative in Chicago, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    location was close to home

    Cons

    School was closed by the federal govtclosed


  4. Helpful (2)

    "Shady."

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    Former Employee - Student Finance Planner in North Aurora, IL
    Former Employee - Student Finance Planner in North Aurora, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Everest College (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good co-workers who tried to have good intentions.

    Cons

    Cared more about numbers than the actual people they were enrolling.


  5. "Good Experience"

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    Former Employee - Student Worker in Reseda, CA
    Former Employee - Student Worker in Reseda, CA

    I worked at Everest College part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    It was my fist job as a receptionist, the receptionist at the time was very nice and I learned alot

    Cons

    I wish I had more time with them and learn more.


  6. Helpful (1)

    "Pharmacy technician instructor"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    People I worked with were friendly and good collegues

    Cons

    Stability of locations and positions were terrible. You never new when your job or campus was closing.

    Advice to Management

    Find a way to make the company and organization more stable.


  7. "Executive Admissions Representative"

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    Former Employee - Admissions Representative Campus Senior in Santa Ana, CA
    Former Employee - Admissions Representative Campus Senior in Santa Ana, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Everest College (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    fun work environment and stability

    Cons

    work late hours, and some Saturdays

  8. "Medical Assistant Externship"

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    Former Employee - Medical Assistant Externship, Chiropractic Assistant in Cerritos, CA
    Former Employee - Medical Assistant Externship, Chiropractic Assistant in Cerritos, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Everest College (Less than a year)

    Pros

    There are no good reasons to work for Everest College since they went out of business for the most part because of improprieties.

    Cons

    They just use students as free labor for their favored businesses to keep their costs down.

    Advice to Management

    Stay out of this kind of business in the future since you are not capable of being honest.


  9. Helpful (1)

    "Program Director"

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    Former Employee - Program Director in Arlington, TX
    Former Employee - Program Director in Arlington, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    purposeful, second chance, creates careers

    Cons

    times of poor communication, need tougher entrance rules

    Advice to Management

    minimal


  10. "everest college"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at Everest College full-time

    Pros

    They provided a steady pay check

    Cons

    They ripped off their students by selling the student an educational product that they could not afford and most importantly, did not offer the quality of education relative to their clients needs.


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