Everest University-Melbourne

2401 N Harbor City Blvd
Melbourne, FL 32935-0000
Tel: (321)253-2929
  • 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 less than the state average of 54%.
  • Everest University-Melbourne is one of 2 community colleges within Brevard County, FL.
  • The nearest community college is Eastern Florida State College (18.00 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 18% 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 staff38 staff
Everest University-Melbourne Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 392 has declined by 31% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.64 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 6% over five years.
Total Enrollment392 students1,230 students
Everest University-Melbourne Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio22:138:1
Everest University-Melbourne Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students293 students537 students
Everest University-Melbourne Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students99 students693 students
Everest University-Melbourne Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Everest University-Melbourne Enrollment Breakdown FL All Enrollment Breakdown
# Undergraduate Students285 students537 students
# Graduate Students8 students53 students
Everest University-Melbourne Graduation BreakDown FL All Graduation Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
-
2%
Everest University-Melbourne Asian (2007-2013)
% Hispanic
11%
24%
Everest University-Melbourne Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
30%
17%
Everest University-Melbourne Black (2007-2016)
% White
51%
46%
Everest University-Melbourne White (2007-2016)
% Hawaiian
1%
-
% Two or more races
4%
2%
Everest University-Melbourne More (2011-2016)
% Non Resident races
-
2%
Everest University-Melbourne Non Resident (2007-2013)
% Unknown races
2%
7%
Everest University-Melbourne Unknown (2007-2016)
Everest University-Melbourne 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.0.640.70
Everest University-Melbourne Diversity Score (2007-2016)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$26,800$30,800
Everest University-Melbourne Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $14,940 is less than the state average of $15,011. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$14,940$15,011
Everest University-Melbourne In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid98%91%
Everest University-Melbourne % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$19,613$12,750
Everest University-Melbourne Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$6,466$6,334
Everest University-Melbourne Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate78%86%
Everest University-Melbourne Percent Admitted (2007-2011)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Florida public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,233 per year for in-state students and $11,756 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,011 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Florida is 87%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Florida community colleges have a 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. of 0.70, which is higher than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Florida is Johnson & Wales University-North Miami. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.