Social Media Blunders to Avoid for a More Successful Job Search

In today’s hyper-connected world, companies monitor applicants on social media before, during and even after the interview process. According to a recent survey from Bullhorn, the global leader in recruiting software, 98 percent of companies use social recruiting and monitor social media profiles of applicants. “Social media can be useful during a job search, allowing [...]

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Everest Institute-Dearborn Announces New Information Technology Support Specialist Program

DEARBORN, Mich. (Jan. 24, 2013) – Everest Institute-Dearborn now offers an information technology (IT) support specialist diploma program that enables students to quickly enter the growing IT workforce. The new program provides in-depth instruction on the fundamentals of IT with technical hands-on experience on a variety of hardware and software operating systems and applications. Students [...]

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Mother of Six Wins Everest Institute-Kendall Dream Award for 2012

Homestead Stay-at-Home Mother Transforms Her Life Through Education Homestead resident Sammantha Montanez reflects on the past year, she pauses, takes deep breath and, finally, smiles. The radical change for this mother of six is almost too much to process. She says, if she had not had lived it, she might not believe such change was [...]

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Everest Colorado Springs Dream Award Winner – Student Surmounts Challenges

Everest College’s Colorado Springs campus is proud to announce and recognize Brian Daily as its 2011 Dream Award winner. The award honors Daily for completing his post-secondary education while overcoming extraordinary challenges, including a difficult childhood that left him with severe insecurities and depression. The Dream Award, presented annually, recognizes graduates who have changed their [...]

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Everest College-Merrionette Park Adds Massage Therapy Program

CHICAGO – Everest College-Merrionette Park has added a massage therapy career training program to its accredited curriculum offering. The program will begin in April.  “According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, careers in massage therapy are expected to grow rapidly as more people learn about the benefits of massage therapy,” said Maegan Murphy, president of Everest’s [...]

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Grand Rapids Graduate Wins Scholarship from Everest Institute

For Grand Rapids resident Dione Ford, family has always come first.  Ford dropped out of high school when she became pregnant at 17, and like many teen mothers, a further education and the career opportunities that it opens just didn’t seem to be in the cards.  Almost 20 years later, , a spur-of-the-moment decision to [...]

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Dena Braun Pursues Education Despite A Lifetime Of Personal Obstacles

Despite a lifetime of family issues with drug abuse, Dena Braun beat the odds and became the perfect role model for her son. Through education, Braun turned her career dreams into reality and is now a medical assistant. In recognition of her efforts, Braun, a graduate of Everest Institute – Austin, is the winner of [...]

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Everest College Partners with Elements Therapeutic Massage

SANTA ANA, Calif., Dec. 7 – Everest College today announced that it has partnered with Elements Therapeutic Massage Inc., a massage therapy franchise with more than 80 locations nationwide, to provide job placement opportunities for graduates of Everest’s massage therapy program. Under the agreement, Elements Therapeutic Massage will make Everest’s massage therapy students aware of [...]

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Everest College Adds Accounting Associate Degree Program to Dallas and Mid Cities Campuses

Everest College today announced the addition of the accounting associate degree program to its Dallas and Arlington (Mid Cities) campuses. The schools began enrolling students in the program in October 2011, and the program is designed to teach students accounting fundamentals and how to apply them in a real-world business environment. “We offer a degree [...]

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Everest College in Milwaukee Adds New Massage Therapy Program

MILWAUKEE – Everest College Milwaukee has added a massage therapy career-training program at its campus in Milwaukee’s Park East corridor. According to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment for massage therapists is expected to grow 14 to 19 percent in the 2008-18 decade. “Everest is strengthening Milwaukee’s educational profile with the addition of the massage [...]

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