Everest University-Melbourne

  • 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 lower than the state community college average of 38:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 31%.
  • Everest University-Melbourne is one of 2 community colleges within Brevard County, FL.
  • The nearest community college to Everest University-Melbourne is Eastern Florida State College (18.0 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Everest University-Melbourne(FL) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty18 staff37 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of Everest University-Melbourne has stayed relatively flat 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 more than the state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment392 students1,142 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:138:1
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# Full-Time Students293 students487 students
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# Part-Time Students99 students655 students
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# Undergraduate Students285 students487 students
# Graduate Students8 students30 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
-
2%
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% Hispanic
11%
24%
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% Black
30%
17%
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% White
51%
69%
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% Hawaiian
1%
-
% Two or more races
4%
2%
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% Non Resident races
-
2%
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% Unknown races
2%
-
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Diversity Score0.640.60
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$26,800$30,300
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Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $14,940 is less than the state average of $15,054. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$14,940$15,054
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid98%91%
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Median Debt for Graduates$19,613$11,875
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Median Debt for Dropouts$6,466$6,334
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Acceptance Rate78%75%
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Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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