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Current Advisories:

World College is no longer certified to operate a postsecondary institution in the Commonwealth of Virginia as of August 31, 2014. If you were a student enrolled at World College at the time of closure, please follow this link for important information regarding alternatives for degree completion.

On July 3, 2014, Corinthian Colleges reached an agreement with the U.S. Department of Education on a transition plan to provide students an opportunity to complete their course of study or, in some instances, receive a refund of tuition and other charges. In Virginia, students attending Everest College at campuses located in Vienna, Woodbridge, Newport News and Chesapeake are affected by this agreement. The U.S. Department of Education has set up a webpage that provides information for students who attend all Corinthian College schools. For additional information and answers to frequently asked questions(FAQ) regarding the status of Everest College campuses in Virginia and elsewhere, please follow the link below:

https://studentaid.ed.gov/about/announcements/corinthian

Public Colleges & Universities

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Additional Resources

Explanation of Accreditation

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