Everglades University

5002 T-Rex Avenue Suite 100
Boca Raton, FL 33431
Tel: (5.6)191-2121
1,451 students
Public institution
The mission of Everglades University is to provide quality education to adult learners of diverse backgrounds in a collaborative environment where each individual has the opportunity to achieve personal growth. The University seeks to accomplish its mission by combining small class sizes and innovative programs with traditional academic values. The University supports the academic endeavor through research, scholarly contribution, and service, to deliver graduate and undergraduate programs both on campus and online.
School Highlights
Everglades University serves 1,451 students (86% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the state community college average of 37:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Everglades University is one of 7 community colleges within Palm Beach County, FL.
The nearest community college is Cambridge Institute of Health & Technology (3.40 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 132 teachers has grown by 450% over five years.
College Everglades University Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 132 staff
61 staff
Everglades University Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 1,451 has grown by 47% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 9% over five years.
Total Enrollment 1,451 students 1,315 students
Everglades University Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
22:1
Everglades University Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 1,252 students
815 students
Everglades University Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 51 students
1,061 students
Everglades University Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Everglades University Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
# Undergraduate Students 1,313 students 807 students
# Graduate Students 15 students 23 students
Everglades University Graduation BreakDown  Community College Average Graduation BreakDown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Everglades University American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2013)
% Asian
2%
5%
Everglades University Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
17%
20%
Everglades University Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
15%
15%
Everglades University Black (2006-2013)
% White
60%
49%
Everglades University White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
3%
3%
Everglades University More (2007-2013)
% Unknown races
1%
6%
Everglades University Unknown (2009-2013)
% Non Resident races
1%
1%
Everglades University Non Resident (2006-2013)
Everglades University 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. 0.59 0.70
Everglades University Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $16,000 is more than the state average of $5,590. The in-state tuition has grown by 16% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $16,000 is more than the state average of $10,086. The out-state tuition has grown by 16% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $16,000 $5,590
Everglades University In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $16,000 $10,086
Everglades University Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Percent Admitted 86%
81%
Everglades University Percent Admitted (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

Did You Know?
Palm Beach County, FL 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 0.69, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Palm Beach County, FL is Medvance Institute-West Palm. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.