Altierus Career College-Tampa

  • 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

Altierus Career College-Tampa serves 222 students (97% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the state community college average of 35:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 61%.

Top Placements

Altierus Career College-Tampa places among the top 20% of community colleges in Florida for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Altierus Career College-Tampa(FL) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsFour or more years
Institution ControlPublicPrivate, for profit
Total Faculty25 staff41 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Altierus Career College-Tampa has declined by 58% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five years.
The Altierus Career College-Tampa diversity score of 0.71 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment222 students789 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:135:1
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# Full-Time Students216 students537 students
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# Part-Time Students6 students832 students
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# Undergraduate Students216 students603 students
# Graduate Students11 students47 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
1%
3%
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% Hispanic
11%
28%
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% Black
42%
19%
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% White
30%
39%
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% Two or more races
4%
3%
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% Non Resident races
4%
3%
% Unknown races
7%
5%
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Diversity Score0.710.73
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$29,200$30,300
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Finances and Admission

The public in-state tuition of $14,940 is more than the state average of $3,704. The in-state tuition has grown by 24% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $14,940 is more than the state average of $10,750. The out-state tuition has grown by 24% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$14,940$3,704
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Out-State Tuition Fees$14,940$10,750
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%90%
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Median Debt for Graduates$15,285$10,500
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Median Debt for Dropouts$11,998$5,500
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Acceptance Rate74%74%
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Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Altierus Career College-Tampa is Sanford-Brown College-Online (2.2 miles away).
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Did You Know?
For Florida public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,704 per year for in-state students and $10,750 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,300 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Florida is 83%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Florida community colleges have a diversity score of 0.73, which is equal to the national average of 0.73. The most diverse community college in Florida is Cortiva Institute-Maitland. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.