Everest University-Tampa
Tampa, FL 33614


Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Non Traditional
Total enrollment 1,375
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 24:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
High school education
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
ROTC - Navy
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates


Everest University-Tampa has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 94% of Everest University-Tampa's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 87% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $5,398 (which is 22.7% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Everest University-Tampa in 2016-2017, was 28, which is 90% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $8,883 (which is 50.7% above the national average.)

Pell Grant
National Average = $4,400
Federal Loan
National Average = $5,895
Financial aid
National Average = 92%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Everest University-Tampa has enrolled a total of 1,375 students (259 students full-time and 1,116 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 1,375 students, 699 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 33% men and 67% women and 1,329 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 46 for graduates studies.

The institution also enrolled 1,016 students for distance studies.

Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

Black/African American: 42%

White: 31%

Hispanic: 12%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 10%

Two or more races: 5%

Asian: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%


Listed below are the 7 largest majors offered at Everest University-Tampa.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Health Professions And Related Programs 30% 205
Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields 15% 102
Construction Trades 12% 82
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 10% 67 15
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 3% 19 5
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 1% 10 2
Legal Professions And Studies 1% 7 1

Graduation & Dropout Rates

Graduation rate
national average: 55%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Everest University-Tampa full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

Still enrolled
Dropout rate
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

Median Annual Income
national average: $33,604

The typical median income of Everest University-Tampa graduates 6 years after enrollment is $18,300. Last year, out of the total 9,609 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 7,015 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 3,666 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 2,786 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $18,300 $26,700
Employment Rate 73% 76%
Total Graduates 9,609 3,666

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 4 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Everest University-Tampa.

The University of Tampa
3.9 mile away
Florida College
7.4 mile away
Eckerd College
22.4 mile away
Saint Leo University
27.7 mile away
Florida Southern College
33.7 mile away
Southeastern University
35.4 mile away
Warner University
56 mile away