Campus Overview

Ready to move your life in a whole new direction? Here in the Springfield metro area, Everest College's local campus offers a variety of programs that can quickly get you on track to enjoy a great new career.

Located in Greene County, the Springfield campus offers you an attractive alternative to crowded and impersonal community colleges. Here, you can complete many of the career education diploma programs in less than a year. With small classes, hands-on training and a team dedicated to your success, you can get personal attention you desire. If you need extra support in school or job hunting after graduation, you have professionals here to help you every step of the way. Everest’s mission is to see you succeed.

The Facility

Everest College’s Springfield campus is located at 1010 West Sunshine Street in central Springfield. The campus includes:

  • Large classrooms, including laboratory space
  • A student resource center where you'll find reading materials related to your academic programs as well as computers with full Internet access
  • Faculty and administrative offices

Campus Activities

Everest College’s Springfield campus offers a variety of activities and events to give you the complete student experience. These include the:

  • Igniter Ambassador Program – It’s always good to have a friend watching your back. Igniter ambassadors are fellow students chosen for their maturity, experience and leadership skills who make themselves available whenever you need help.
  • In-House Program Clinics – Prepare yourself for the working world with hands-on workshops in the skills you need to get a job – and get ahead!
  • CARE Program – If you need support with anything from finding child care and transportation to managing a family budget, the CARE program is here to give you the help you need.
  • GED Tutoring and Preparation – If you do not have a high school diploma, you can get help to prepare for your GED examination at no cost and no obligation!

Community Involvement

At Everest in Springfield, a great education means more than just learning a marketable skill. By helping others, you'll help yourself by learning responsibility, empathy and interpersonal skills that can last a lifetime. You will have opportunities to grow through your involvement in and support of important community groups and events such as:

  • Breast Cancer Walk
  • Alzheimer’s Walk
  • Boys and Girls Town
  • Make a Wish Foundation
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Harmony House

Please feel free to drop by the Springfield campus at any time for a tour. We'd love to see you!

Campus Resources

Everest offers a number of resources that students can use to stay focused and complete their educational goals. If you are in need of assistance, we can also make recommendations. Feel free to speak with a student services representative if you have any questions. Everest College in Springfield offers the following:

  • Library hours, Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., and Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Library computers available to students
  • Campus bookstore .
  • Carpool and rideshare information
  • Campus vending machines

Off-Site Resources

  • Numerous off-site restaurants located near the campus

Security and Safety

It's important for students to have a safe and fun learning environment. As a result, Everest offers the following to help students have a positive campus experience:

  • Campus lighting
  • Parking lot lighting

Transportation and Parking

We know a part of succeeding in school is being able to arrive on time and leave safely. Students are encouraged to speak with a campus representative about alternative transportation or ridesharing opportunities. Contact Transit Services at 417-831-8782 for more information.

The Springfield campus provides the following information on available transportation and parking:

  • Campus parking lot available at no cost
  • Access to Highway 65 and Interstate 44
  • Bus stops located directly in front of the campus, and also at Sunshine Street and Campbell, Sunshine Street and Missouri Street, and Fort Street and Sunshine Street

Programs Offered at the Springfield Campus

Program NameDegree
Accounting Associate
Business Administration Associate
Dental Assistant Diploma
Medical Administrative Assistant Diploma
Medical Assistant Diploma
Paralegal Associate

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