Las Vegas College

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Las Vegas College, a for-profit college in Henderson, Nevada, is now Everest College. It offers students diplomas and associate degrees in comprehensive programs in business, administrative, health care, computer and legal fields.[1]

History of Las Vegas College[edit]

Founded in 1979 in Las Vegas by Betty Krolak under the name Krolak Business Institute, Barbara A. and E.T. Paulus purchased the Institute in December 1980 and incorporated it under the name of TO-Ba Corporation.[2]

On January 7, 1986,[3] the Institute was licensed to offer associate degrees and soon changed its name to Las Vegas Business College. It was acquired by Rhodes Colleges, Inc. on Oct 17, 1996 and was changed to Las Vegas College.

In 2003, the school opened a branch campus in Henderson, Nevada. In 2005, the main campus moved to the Henderson branch. On August 10, 2009 Las Vegas College became Everest College.[2]

Programs offered at Henderson[edit]

  • Accounting
  • Business Administration
  • Criminal Justice
  • Medical Administrative Assistant
  • Medical Assistant
  • Medical Insurance Billing and Coding
  • Nursing
  • Paralegal


  1. ^ "Las Vegas College is now Everest College". LV EDU. Retrieved 8 October 2014. 
  2. ^ a b "Everest College". Everest EDU. Retrieved 8 October 2014. 
  3. ^ "Las Vegas College". EDU FAQ. Retrieved 8 October 2014. 

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