Our mission is to help students prepare for careers that are in demand or advance in their chosen field. With more than 84,000 students as of March 31, 2009, Corinthian Colleges, Inc. is one of the largest post-secondary education companies in North America. We offer short-term diploma programs and associates, bachelor's, and master's degrees for occupations in demand. Our main program areas include healthcare, criminal justice, business, information technology, transportation technology and maintenance, and construction trades. In addition, we offer online degree programs that include business, accounting, criminal justice, paralegal and information technology.
Our company was founded in 1995 and we completed an initial public offering in 1999. As of June 30, 2008, we had approximately 10,000 employees in North America, including 3,463 full-time and part-time faculty members.