Everest University-Tampa

3319 W Hillsborough Ave
Tampa, FL 33614
Tel: (8.1)387-9600
844 students
Private for-profit
Tracing its roots to 1890, Everest University-Tampa can rightfully claim to be the oldest, continuously operating business college in the State of Florida. Our modern labs and classrooms offer all the modern amenities for the 21st century student. We specialize in offering short-term career training in Allied Health fields such as Medical Assistant and Massage Therapy and Trades programs such as Electrician and Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning. Our more advanced programs allow a student to pursue Associate’s, Bachelor’s, or Master’s degrees in such fields as accounting, business, criminal justice, medical insurance billing and coding, and paralegal. We’ve designed each class to help you understand vital concepts quickly and easily. To create a sense of community within our school, we plan events throughout the school year. We have quarterly Student Appreciation Days filled with food, fun and activities incorporating seasonal events, such as Halloween costume contests, Constitutional activities and Spring Fests. Our campus also offers a tutoring program that is staffed by Student Ambassadors and organized by our Student Services Coordinator. We offer tutoring in diverse subjects ranging from medical diploma subjects to accounting, business, and finance.
School Highlights:
Everest University-Tampa serves 844 students (64% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Everest University-Tampa is one of 8 community colleges within Hillsborough County, FL.
The nearest community college is International Academy of Design and Technology-Online (3.1 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 200% over five years.
Everest University-Tampa Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 36 staff
59 staff

Student Body

The student population of 844 teachers has declined by 35% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.70 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
844 students
1,282 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1
22:1
# Full-Time Students
540 students
810 students
Everest University-Tampa Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 304 students
1,017 students
Everest University-Tampa Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Everest University-Tampa Enrollment Breakdown
# Undergraduate Students 522 students 784 students
# Graduate Students 18 students 23 students
Everest University-Tampa sch graduate Everest University-Tampa sta graduate
% Asian
3%
2%
% Hispanic
32%
7%
% Black
32%
12%
Everest University-Tampa Black (2006-2013)
% White
25%
57%
Everest University-Tampa White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
5%
2%
Everest University-Tampa More (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
3%
3%
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. 0.70 0.53
Everest University-Tampa Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $15,156 is more than the state average of $5,742. The in-state tuition has grown by 5% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $15,156 is more than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 5% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $15,156 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $15,156 $10,294
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 95%
89%
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

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