Everest University-South Orlando

9200 Soutpark Center Loop
Orlando, FL 32819
Tel: (407)851-2525
22,535 students
Private for-profit
Everest University’s South Orlando campus is located in the Greater Orlando metropolitan region in Florida and serves both Orange and Osceola counties. This vibrant, active campus aims to create a successful learning environment not only for its students, but also for its employees by understanding that if employees are happy, students can benefit from a quality education. Opened in 1987 as the former Orlando College, this campus is one of Everest's largest facilities with 60,000 square feet on just one floor and is approximately a quarter-mile long from one end of the facility to the other. Another vital campus initiative is to connect with local neighborhoods in an effort to impact at the community level. It begins with dedicated members of the Everest team and its students by working in every direction to be a partner in the community.
School Highlights
Everest University-South Orlando serves 22,535 students (51% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 54%.
Everest University-South Orlando is one of 14 community colleges within Orange County, FL.
The nearest community college is Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Orlando (0.50 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 242 teachers has grown by 426% over five years.
College Everest University-South Orlando 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 242 staff
62 staff
Everest University-South Orlando Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 22,535 has grown by 94% over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has declined by 9% over five years.
Total Enrollment 22,535 students 1,371 students
Everest University-South Orlando Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 11,546 students
779 students
Everest University-South Orlando Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 10,989 students
1,083 students
Everest University-South Orlando Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
Everest University-South Orlando Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
# Undergraduate Students 11,469 students 764 students
# Graduate Students 77 students 36 students
Everest University-South Orlando Graduation BreakDown  Community College Average Graduation BreakDown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Everest University-South Orlando American Indian/Alaskan (2006-2014)
% Asian
1%
5%
Everest University-South Orlando Asian (2006-2014)
% Hispanic
11%
20%
Everest University-South Orlando Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
34%
15%
Everest University-South Orlando Black (2006-2014)
% White
44%
49%
Everest University-South Orlando White (2006-2014)
% Two or more races
3%
3%
Everest University-South Orlando More (2010-2014)
% Unknown races
6%
6%
Everest University-South Orlando Unknown (2006-2014)
Everest University-South Orlando 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. 0.68 0.70
Everest University-South Orlando Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $13,752 is more than the state average of $5,664. The in-state tuition has declined by 5% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $13,752 is more than the state average of $10,360. The out-state tuition has declined by 5% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $13,752 $5,664
Everest University-South Orlando In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Out-State Tuition Fees $13,752 $10,360
Everest University-South Orlando Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 72%
90%
Everest University-South Orlando % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

Did You Know?
For Orlando private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,885 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Orlando 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 0.72, which is higher than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in Orlando is Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Orlando. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.