Everest University-Lakeland

995 E Memorial Blvd Suite110
Lakeland, FL 33801
Tel: (863)686-1444
367 students
Private for-profit
At Everest University-Lakeland, we offer students specialized career training through a variety of degree and diploma programs. We are committed in giving our students the proper training needed to succeed in their career choice. Our facility encompasses 30,428 square feet, which includes classrooms, medical and computer laboratories, a library, administrative offices, and student and employee lounges. Our dedicated instructors have real-world experience in order to facilitate learning through small work teams and hands on training. Their mission is to inspire and train students to reach their fullest potential. Our career services team is dedicated to helping our students prepare for employment opportunities through workshops and one-on-one coaching. Our team supports the future graduates as they build their understanding of the competitive job markets and gain confidence in their own core strengths and competencies.
School Highlights
Everest University-Lakeland serves 367 students (72% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 37:1 is higher than the state community college average of 36:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 54%.
Everest University-Lakeland is one of 2 community colleges within Polk County, FL.
The nearest community college is Polk State College (14.30 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 61% over five years.
College Everest University-Lakeland (FL) Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years Four or more years
Institution Control Private for-profit Private for-profit
Total Faculty 10 staff
30 staff

Student Body

The student population of 367 has declined by 69% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 37:1 has decreased from 59:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.67 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 6% over five years.
Total Enrollment 367 students 576 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 37:1
36:1
# Full-Time Students 263 students
468 students
# Part-Time Students 104 students
457 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
3%
-
% Asian
1%
2%
% Hispanic
18%
23%
% Black
25%
17%
% White
48%
46%
% Two or more races
3%
2%
% Unknown races
2%
10%
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. 0.67 0.70

Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $15,336 is more than the state average of $15,020. The private state tuition has declined by 6% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $15,336 $15,020
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 95%
91%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Florida public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,074 per year for in-state students and $11,427 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,020 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Florida is 79%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Florida community colleges have a 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. of 0.70, which is higher than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in Florida is Golf Academy of America-Altamonte Springs. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.