Everest University-Lakeland

995 E Memorial Blvd Suite110
Lakeland, FL 33801
Tel: (863)686-1444
520 students
Private for-profit
At Everest University-Lakeland, we offer students specialized career training through a variety of degree and diploma programs. We are committed in giving our students the proper training needed to succeed in their career choice. Our facility encompasses 30,428 square feet, which includes classrooms, medical and computer laboratories, a library, administrative offices, and student and employee lounges. Our dedicated instructors have real-world experience in order to facilitate learning through small work teams and hands on training. Their mission is to inspire and train students to reach their fullest potential. Our career services team is dedicated to helping our students prepare for employment opportunities through workshops and one-on-one coaching. Our team supports the future graduates as they build their understanding of the competitive job markets and gain confidence in their own core strengths and competencies.
School Highlights:
Everest University-Lakeland serves 520 students (58% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Everest University-Lakeland is one of 2 community colleges within Polk County, FL.
The nearest community college is Polk State College (14.3 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Everest University-Lakeland Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 520 teachers has grown by 77% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 33:1 has increased from 24:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has declined by 6% over five years.
Total Enrollment
520 students
1,303 students
Everest University-Lakeland Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
300 students
835 students
Everest University-Lakeland Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 220 students
1,046 students
Everest University-Lakeland Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Everest University-Lakeland sch enrollment Everest University-Lakeland sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
-
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Everest University-Lakeland Asian (2007-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
16%
7%
Everest University-Lakeland Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
25%
11%
Everest University-Lakeland Black (2006-2012)
% White
57%
66%
Everest University-Lakeland White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
2%
2%
Everest University-Lakeland More (2010-2012)
Everest University-Lakeland sch ethnicity Everest University-Lakeland 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. 0.59 0.44
Everest University-Lakeland Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $15,336 is more than the state average of $5,890. The in-state tuition has grown by 13% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $15,336 is more than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 13% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $15,336 $5,890
Everest University-Lakeland In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $15,336 $10,047
Everest University-Lakeland Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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