Everglades University

5002 T-Rex Avenue, Suite 100, Boca Raton
FL, 33431
Tel:
1,114 students
Private not-for-profit

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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 1,114 students (96% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Everglades University is one of 7 community colleges within Palm Beach County, FL.
The nearest community college is Cambridge Institute of Health & Technology (3.4 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Everglades University Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private not-for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 1,114 teachers has grown by 58% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has decreased from 29:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has declined by 5% over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,114 students
1,303 students
Everglades University Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
1,064 students
834 students
Everglades University Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 50 students
1,040 students
Everglades University Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Everglades University sch enrollment Everglades University sta enrollment
# Undergraduate Students 1,050 students 1,275 students
# Graduate Students 64 students 42 students
Everglades University sch graduate Everglades University sta graduate
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
3%
2%
Everglades University Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
-
1%
% Hispanic
14%
7%
Everglades University Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
13%
11%
Everglades University Black (2006-2012)
% White
68%
66%
Everglades University White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Everglades University More (2007-2012)
Everglades University sch ethnicity Everglades University sta ethnicity
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. 0.50 0.44
Everglades University Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $14,800 is more than the state average of $5,890. The in-state tuition has grown by 7% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $14,800 is more than the state average of $10,050. The out-state tuition has grown by 7% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $14,800 $5,890
Everglades University In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $14,800 $10,050
Everglades University Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Percent Admitted 100%
78%
Everglades University Percent Admitted (2006-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Palm Beach County, FL public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $9,021 per year for in-state students and $12,138 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,130 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Palm Beach County, FL is 96%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

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 0.62, which is higher than the national average of 0.44. 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.