Everest University-Jacksonville

Tel: (904)731-4949
692 students
Private for-profit
The Jacksonville campus of Everest University puts students first. We offer career-oriented diploma programs as well as associate, bachelor's, and master's degree programs. Our career training and life skills will help students excel in their chosen field. There are a few important components to the Everest experience. We first start with experienced professionals in their field to lead a dynamic core team of instructors. Their inspirational journeys make classrooms come alive and with innovative projects and vibrant discussions, students find learning their new skill a much simpler task than through stuffy traditional auditorium-style classrooms. Through small work teams and hands-on training, students are exposed to specialized attention and one-on-one guidance. Participating in lab and classroom demonstrations can help a student better understand and apply the information than through a boring lecture. Training is only part of the Everest experience. Our Career Services team begins preparing students for their new career long before graduation day. They will get a chance to apply the skills they learn by practicing in a real-world environment with our medical and dental labs, computer labs, massage clinics and a resource center.
School Highlights:
Everest University-Jacksonville serves 692 students (66% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 43:1 is higher than the community college average of 38:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Everest University-Jacksonville is one of 8 community colleges within Duval County, FL.
The nearest community college is Heritage Institute-Jacksonville (2.40 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 50% over five years.
College Everest University-Jacksonville Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 16 staff
61 staff
Everest University-Jacksonville Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 692 has grown by 57% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 43:1 has increased from 8:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.66 is less than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has grown by 34% over five years.
Total Enrollment 692 students 1,296 students
Everest University-Jacksonville Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 43:1
21:1
Everest University-Jacksonville Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 459 students
814 students
Everest University-Jacksonville Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 233 students
1,040 students
Everest University-Jacksonville Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Everest University-Jacksonville Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
# Undergraduate Students 436 students 802 students
# Graduate Students 23 students 23 students
Everest University-Jacksonville Graduation BreakDown  Community College Average Graduation BreakDown
% Asian
1%
5%
Everest University-Jacksonville Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
7%
21%
Everest University-Jacksonville Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
52%
15%
Everest University-Jacksonville Black (2006-2013)
% White
26%
51%
Everest University-Jacksonville White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
3%
3%
Everest University-Jacksonville More (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
11%
3%
Everest University-Jacksonville Unknown (2006-2013)
Everest University-Jacksonville Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.66 0.68
Everest University-Jacksonville Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $14,796 is more than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $14,796 is more than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $14,796 $5,660
Everest University-Jacksonville In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $14,796 $10,250
Everest University-Jacksonville Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 98%
89%
Everest University-Jacksonville % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

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