• At Everest University-Melbourne, we have a comprehensive curriculum designed to prepare you for a successful future. Our instructors, who before were professionals in their field, will share with you their past experiences to help give you valuable insight. Through their dedication, class projects and discussions come alive. Classes at our campus will give you hands-on training allowing you to excel in the area you wish to pursue. Our Melbourne Campus is situated at the heart of this historical landscape. Located on the shores of the Indian River in the south part of the county, this beautiful campus has a clear view of the barrier island that is home to the beachfront communities and Patrick Air Force Base.

School Highlights

Everest University-Melbourne serves 392 students (75% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the state community college average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 62%.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 392 students
  • Private-state tuition: $14,940
  • Acceptance Rate: 78%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 22:1
  • Minority enrollment: 49%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

School Overview

The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 18% over five years.
Everest University-Melbourne
(FL) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Baccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Mixed Baccalaureate/Associate's
Institution Level
Less than 2 yrs
Four or more years
Institution Control
Private, for profit
Private, non-profit
Total Faculty
18 staff
128 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Everest University-Melbourne has declined by 32% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The Everest University-Melbourne diversity score of 0.64 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has grown by 9% over five years.
Total Enrollment
392 students
3,135 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
15:1
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# Full-Time Students
293 students
862 students
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# Part-Time Students
99 students
2,273 students
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This chart display the Full-time students and Part-time students enrollment breakdown of Everest University-Melbourne.
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# Enrollment Undergraduate
585 students
308 students
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
285 students
862 students
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# Full-Time Graduate Students
8 students
37 students
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FL All Graduation Breakdown
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
n/a
3,787 students
# Part-Time Graduate Students
n/a
190 students
Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
174 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
n/a
% Asian
n/a
3%
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% Hispanic
11%
30%
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% Black
30%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Everest University-Melbourne and the percentage of Black community college students in FL by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% White
51%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Everest University-Melbourne and the percentage of White community college students in FL by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Hawaiian
1%
n/a
% Two or more races
4%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Two or more races students in Everest University-Melbourne and the percentage of Two or more races community college students in FL by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Non Resident races
n/a
2%
% Unknown races
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Everest University-Melbourne.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score
0.64
0.73
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College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years)
n/a
1.59%
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in 4 years or more than 4 years)
n/a
3.57%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$26,800
$31,500
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Tuition and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $14,940 is less than the state average of $15,446. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees
$14,940
$15,446
This chart display tuition fees for an in-state student of Everest University-Melbourne and the private community college average tuition fees for an in-state student of FL by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
98%
88%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Everest University-Melbourne and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in FL by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates
$19,613
$10,250
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Everest University-Melbourne and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in FL by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts
$6,466
$6,250
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Everest University-Melbourne and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in FL by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Acceptance Rate
78%
70%
This chart display the percent admitted of Everest University-Melbourne and the community college average percent admitted of FL by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
SAT Reading
n/a
442
SAT Math
n/a
429
ACT Composite
n/a
18
ACT English
n/a
18
ACT Math
n/a
18
Source: 2020 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Everest University-Melbourne cost?

Everest University-Melbourne's private state tuition is approximately $14,940.

What is the acceptance rate of Everest University-Melbourne?

The acceptance rate of Everest University-Melbourne is 78%, which is higher than the state average of 70%.

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 392 students
  • Private-state tuition: $14,940
  • Acceptance Rate: 78%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 22:1
  • Minority enrollment: 49%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Did You Know?

For Florida public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,429 per year for in-state students and $11,815 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,446 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Florida is 80%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Florida community colleges have a diversity score of 0.73, which is higher than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in Florida is Keiser University-Ft Lauderdale. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.

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