Everglades University

5002 T-Rex Avenue Suite 100
Boca Raton, FL 33431
Tel: (5.6)191-2121
1,289 students
Private not-for-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 1,289 students (96% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the community college average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% 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 County, FL.
The nearest community college is Cambridge Institute of Health & Technology (3.4 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 132 teachers has grown by 450% over five years.
Everglades University Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private not-for-profit Public
Total Faculty 132 staff
60 staff

Student Body

The student population of 1,289 teachers has grown by 83% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has increased from 7:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 5% over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,289 students
1,269 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
21:1
# Full-Time Students
1,238 students
810 students
# Part-Time Students 51 students
1,017 students
Everglades University sch enrollment Everglades University sta enrollment
# Undergraduate Students 1,223 students 780 students
# Graduate Students 15 students 23 students
Everglades University sch graduate Everglades University sta graduate
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
2%
2%
% Hispanic
17%
7%
% Black
15%
12%
% White
62%
57%
% Two or more races
3%
2%
% Unknown races
1%
3%
% Non Resident races
1%
2%
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 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $15,400 is more than the state average of $5,740. The in-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $15,400 is more than the state average of $10,252. The out-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $15,400 $5,740
Everglades University In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $15,400 $10,252
Everglades University Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 92%
89%
Percent Admitted 91%
78%
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Palm Beach, FL private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,237 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.
Palm Beach, 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 0.53. The most diverse community college in Palm Beach, FL is Medvance Institute-West Palm. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.