Everest University-Tampa

3319 W Hillsborough Ave
Tampa, FL 33614
Tel: (813)879-6000
537 students
Private for-profit
Tracing its roots to 1890, Everest University-Tampa can rightfully claim to be the oldest, continuously operating business college in the State of Florida. Our modern labs and classrooms offer all the modern amenities for the 21st century student. We specialize in offering short-term career training in Allied Health fields such as Medical Assistant and Massage Therapy and Trades programs such as Electrician and Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning. Our more advanced programs allow a student to pursue Associate’s, Bachelor’s, or Master’s degrees in such fields as accounting, business, criminal justice, medical insurance billing and coding, and paralegal. We’ve designed each class to help you understand vital concepts quickly and easily. To create a sense of community within our school, we plan events throughout the school year. We have quarterly Student Appreciation Days filled with food, fun and activities incorporating seasonal events, such as Halloween costume contests, Constitutional activities and Spring Fests. Our campus also offers a tutoring program that is staffed by Student Ambassadors and organized by our Student Services Coordinator. We offer tutoring in diverse subjects ranging from medical diploma subjects to accounting, business, and finance.
School Highlights
Everest University-Tampa serves 537 students (81% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the state community college average of 36:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 54%.
Everest University-Tampa is one of 7 community colleges within Hillsborough County, FL.
The nearest community college is Sanford-Brown College-Online (2.20 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 30% over five years.
College Everest University-Tampa (FL) Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years Four or more years
Institution Control Private for-profit Private for-profit
Total Faculty 25 staff 34 staff

Student Body

The student population of 537 has declined by 65% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 28:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.73 is more than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 537 students 634 students
Student:Teacher Ratio 21:1 36:1
# Full-Time Students 433 students 468 students
# Part-Time Students 104 students 457 students
# Undergraduate Students 422 students 468 students
# Graduate Students 11 students 30 students
% Asian
2%
2%
% Hispanic
30%
24%
% Black
28%
17%
% White
31%
46%
% Two or more races
5%
2%
% Unknown races
4%
9%
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. 0.73 0.69

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $15,336 is more than the state average of $13,466. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $15,336 is more than the state average of $13,466. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $15,336 $13,466
Out-State Tuition Fees $15,336 $13,466
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 97% 91%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Tampa private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,563 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Tampa 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 0.65, which is higher than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in Tampa is Everest University-Tampa. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.