Everest University-Brandon

3924 Coconut Palm Dr
Tampa, FL 33619-1354
Tel: (813)621-0041
2,460 students
Pivate, for profit
  • Everest University-Brandon campus offers men and women with career training and life skills needed to excel in their chosen field. We’ve designed each class to help you understand vital concepts quickly and easily. We think you’ll learn better by actually getting hands-on training, rather than just sitting in a lecture room. So our classes are designed to get you involved. We incorporate hands-on training within the lab portions of our programs. Our teachers are professionals in their field, and will give you practical advice in each subject area--based on their real-world experience. They’ll make these subjects come alive through inspirational class discussions, innovative classroom projects, and as they share their experiences from their professional life. Our students work in small work teams which encourages group discussion. When classes are divided into small work teams it allows instructors to give more specialized attention to each group. This teaching method allows instructors to move throughout the room and talk with groups and students one-on-one. Our Career Services team is dedicated to helping you prepare for your new career upon graduation. They have a strong network of employers who know the value of our graduates. We’ll connect you with job listings, and help fine-tune your resume and interviewing techniques.
School Highlights
  • Everest University-Brandon serves 2,460 students (53% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 50:1 is higher than the state community college average of 36:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 54%.
  • Everest University-Brandon is one of 7 community colleges within Hillsborough County, FL.
  • The nearest community college is Remington College-Tampa Campus (2.10 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 53% over five years.
Everest University-Brandon (FL) Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years Four or more years
Institution Control Pivate, for profit Private for-profit
Total Faculty 49 staff 34 staff
Everest University-Brandon Total Faculty (2007-2015)

Student Body

  • The student population of 2,460 has declined by 71% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 50:1 has decreased from 147:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.67 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 11% over five years.
Total Enrollment 2,460 students 634 students
Everest University-Brandon Total Enrollment (2007-2015)
Student : Teacher Ratio 50:1 36:1
Everest University-Brandon Student Staff Ratio (2007-2015)
# Full-Time Students 1,293 students 468 students
Everest University-Brandon Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
# Part-Time Students 1,167 students 457 students
Everest University-Brandon Part-Time Students (2007-2015)
Everest University-Brandon Enrollment Breakdown FL All Enrollment Breakdown
# Undergraduate Students 1,240 students 468 students
# Graduate Students 53 students 30 students
Everest University-Brandon Graduation BreakDown FL All Graduation Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
Everest University-Brandon Asian (2008-2015)
% Hispanic
Everest University-Brandon Hispanic (2007-2015)
% Black
Everest University-Brandon Black (2007-2015)
% White
Everest University-Brandon White (2007-2015)
% Two or more races
Everest University-Brandon More (2011-2015)
% Unknown races
Everest University-Brandon Unknown (2007-2012)
Everest University-Brandon Ethnicity Breakdown FL All Ethnic Groups 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. 0.67 0.70
Everest University-Brandon Diversity Score (2007-2015)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $15,336 is more than the state average of $15,020. The private state tuition has declined by 6% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $15,336 $15,020
Everest University-Brandon In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 94% 91%
Everest University-Brandon % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2015)
Source: 2015 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 151 students | 2.10 Mi6302 E. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd, Ste 400
    Tampa FL  33619
  • 555 students | 4.30 Mi119 N Glen Arven Ave
    Temple Terrace FL  33617
  • 27,298 students | 7.20 Mi39 Columbia Drive
    Tampa FL  33606
  • Everest University-Tampa
    Pivate, for profit
    537 students | 9.10 Mi3319 W Hillsborough Ave
    Tampa FL  33614
  • 958 students | 10.80 Mi7702 Woodland Center Blvd Suite 100
    Tampa FL  33614
Recent Articles
February 13, 2017
Learn about trending community college topics this week such as San Francisco's move toward free tuition at community colleges and the rise in hunger and homelessness among community college students across the country.
February 10, 2017
Utilize our advice and practical tips for students interested in transferring community college credits to a four-year university.
February 10, 2017
Is your prospective college expensive or a bargain? We analyze a recent report from the U.S. Department of Education that outlines which community colleges are the most expensive and which are the most affordable.