Everest is a system of schools comprised of Everest University, Everest College, and Everest Institutes, which are owned and operated by Zenith Education Group and located throughout out the United States and the province of Ontario, Canada. The university portion of the system was founded in 1940 as Fort Lauderdale College, which subsequently had its name and ownership changed, eventually becoming the flagship of the system.
Students who complete a program at Everest will receive a certificate, or degree up to the master’s level. The school is dedicated to providing high quality career education and training, and ensures that students are prepared to enter the workforce upon completion. Instructors are former industry professionals, who provide practical training opportunities to ensure the system’s high standards for graduates are maintained. Everest also provides career placement assistance for graduates, through partnerships, resume development and more.
Programs offered include:
- Criminal Justice
- Dental Assistant
- Massage Therapy
Program availability varies based on location, and as such students should contact their desired campus to see which programs are available.
Everest Institute – Kendall is located at 9020 Sw 137th Ave in the city of Miami. This campus has a graduating class size which is close to 300 students yearly. To learn more, including the school's consumer disclosures, by visiting everest.edu.
Below is a list of areas of study that may be available for students. Any linked program will direct you to the respective program's profile page which provides general educational requirements and possible career paths.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Business and Marketing Studies
Health and Clinical Professions
Security and Protective Services
*Amounts for tuition, fees, and supplies are an estimate which are calculated based on historical data and should be solely used for informational purposes only.
**Repayment rates, earnings, and loan payments are estimated to provide a comparative context. For more detailed information individuals are asked to contact the school.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The cost of attendance is approximately $22,200 per year, after the grants, scholarships and other forms of aid are calculated. To calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance visit the net price calculator. The figures listed are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Tuition is estimated to be around $17,000 per year
- For part-time students, charges are between $430-$510 per unit
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||96%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||82%||$4,840|
|Receiving Student Loans||96%||$11,410|
Note: The estimated default rate of students taking federal student loans in 2012 was around 21%.
Other Career Colleges
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Everest Institute – Kendall.
- Florida Education Institute in Miami, FL (10 miles away)
- New Professions Technical Institute in Miami, FL (11 miles away)
- Future - Tech Institute in Miami, FL (12 miles away)
- Compu - Med Vocational Careers Corp in Hialeah, FL (15 miles away)
- Everest University - Pompano Beach in Pompano Beach, FL (43 miles away)