FINANCIAL AID RATE94%
STUDENT TEACHER RATIO24:1
FINANCIAL AID AWARD AVG.$5,820
Average Grants + Scholarship Aid Awarded to Undergraduate Students
Percent of Full-Time Undergraduates Receiving Financial Aid
Percent of Students Paying In-State Tuition vs Out-of-State Tuition
Altierus Career College – Houston
4550 La Sierra Ave, Riverside, CAAlterius Career College, formerly known as Everest College, Everest University, and Everest Institutes, is owned and operated by Zenith Education Group. Alterius Career College offers several campus locations throughout out the United States. 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 Alterius can earn a certificate, undergraduate degree, or graduate degree. The school is dedicated to providing high quality career education and training to help prepare students to enter the workforce upon completion. Instructors are former industry professionals and practitioners who provide practical training opportunities to ensure the system’s high standards for graduates are maintained. Alterius Career College also provides career placement assistance for graduates, through partnerships, resume development and more. Certificate and/or degree programs offered at select schools include the following:
- Computer Information
- Dental Assistant
- Massage Therapy
- Medical Administrative Assistant
- Practical Nursing
- Surgical Technologist
- Medical Assistant
- Medical Billing and Coding
- Pharmacy Technician
- Medical Insurance Billing and Coding
The Riverside branch of Everest is located at 4550 La Sierra Ave. This campus has graduated approximately two thousand students in recent years. This location provides services for students in the form of remedial education classes for program or licensure preparation, flexible courses for individuals who cannot make regular hours, and job placement opportunities for students after graduation. You can learn more, including the school's consumer disclosures, by visiting altierus.edu.
Admission Requirements & Details
The admissions information below may give you an idea of the students Altierus Career College – Houston accepts. The details may include admissions application requirements and recommendations, as well as any college or dual credits that may be transferred.
College Credits Accepted
- Life Experience Credits
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current tuition, fees, and expenses.
Tuition & Fees Information
- The estimated tuition range is around $15,000-$17,000 per year
- The estimated tuition for part time students is around $320 to $380 per unit
Financial Aid Details
The table listed below helps break down the types of financial aid students receive and the percent receiving aid, as well as the average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||94%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||91%||$5,912|
|Receiving Student Loans||82%||$6,724|
Academics & Student Services
Student ServicesTo support students and graduates, Altierus Career College – Houston may offer services to students including:
- Weekend and night classes available
- Remedial instructional courses
- Counseling assistance
- Student employment
- Assistance to find work
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by Altierus Career College – Houston by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Health and Clinical Professions
Other Career Colleges
The list of schools below have been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Altierus Career College – Houston.
- Northwest Educational Center in Pleasant Gap, PA (10 miles away)
- Remington College - North Houston Campus in Merced, CA (20 miles away)
- Remington College - Houston Southeast in Austin, TX (92 miles away)
- Southern Careers Institute - Austin in Dallas, TX (138 miles away)
- South Texas Vocational Technical Institute - Corpus Christi in Brownsville, TX (176 miles away)