Everest University - Brandon
3924 Coconut Palm Dr, Tampa, FL
- FAFSA School Code: 001534
- Phone: (813) 621-0041
- School Homepage
Everest is a system of schools comprised of Everest University, Everest College, and Everest Institutes, which are owned and operated by Corinthian Colleges, Inc. 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.
The Tampa branch of Everest is located at 3924 Coconut Palm Dr. Around three thousand students have graduated from this campus in recent years. This campus provides services for students in the form of job placement opportunities for students after graduation, flexible scheduling for individuals who cannot make regular hours, and distance learning courses for students who wish to obtain their education online. You can 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 (Ph.D.,M.D.,...)
Health and Clinical Professions
- Medical Assistant (A, C)
- Medical Insurance Coding (A)
- Massage Therapy (C)
- Surgical Technologist (A)
- Nursing Practice (A)
- Pharmacy Technician (A)
Business and Marketing Studies
- Business, Management, Marketing and Related Support Services (A)
- Bookkeeping (A)
- Business Administration (B, M)
- Accounting (B)
Security and Protective Services
- Securities Services Administration and Management (A, B)
- Law and Justice Administration (M)
Legal Professions and Studies
- Paralegal (A, B)
Computer and Information Sciences
- Computer (A, B)
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
Once scholarships, grants and other forms of aid are calculated, the expected average cost for students at this school is $24,400. In order to calculate a more personalized cost visit the net price calculator. The financial details shown on this page are an approximation. The actual costs may differ, please contact this school for more information.
Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.
Tuition & Fees Information
Undergraduate Courses - Tuition Details
- Annual tuition is estimated to range between $15,000-$18,000
- Per unit charges are around $460 for part time students
- Required fees: $190
Graduate Courses - Tuition Details
- The estimated tuition range for graduate students is around $14,000-$17,000 per year
- For part-time students, charges are between $540-$640 per unit
- Required fees for graduate students are around $190
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||97%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||93%||$4,494|
|Receiving Student Loans||93%||$8,336|
Note: The estimated default rate of students taking federal student loans in 2009 was around 19%.
Other Career Colleges Nearby
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Everest University - Brandon.
- Remington College - Tampa Campus in Tampa, FL (6 miles away)
- Everest University - Tampa in Tampa, FL (9 miles away)
- Everest University - Largo in Largo, FL (22 miles away)
- Everest University - Lakeland in Lakeland, FL (25 miles away)
- Schiller International University in Largo, FL (27 miles away)
IPEDS Survey 2008-2011: Data obtained from the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS). Data may vary depending on school and academic year.