Everglades University

5002 T-Rex Avenue, Suite 100
Boca Raton, FL 33431
Tel: (561)912-1211
1,451 students
Private, non-profit
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 (95% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 54%.
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 137 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
College Everglades University (FL) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs Four or more years
Institution Control Private, non-profit Private for-profit
Total Faculty 137 staff
30 staff

Student Body

The student population of 1,451 has grown by 27% over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 1,451 students 576 students
# Full-Time Students 1,374 students
468 students
# Part-Time Students 77 students
457 students
# Undergraduate Students 1,313 students 439 students
# Graduate Students 61 students 30 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
1%
2%
% Hispanic
20%
23%
% Black
13%
17%
% White
62%
46%
% Two or more races
2%
2%
% Non Resident races
1%
2%
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. 0.56 0.70

Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $14,800 is less than the state average of $15,020. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $14,800 $15,020
Percent Admitted 86%
72%
Source: 2014 (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 0.67. The most diverse community college in Palm Beach County, FL is Fortis Institute. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.