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.
Orange Park Location
Everest University – Orange Park is located at 805 Wells Rd in the city of Orange Park. Just around a thousand students have graduated from this location in recent years. This campus provides services for students in the form of post-graduation job placement opportunities, career guidance to help students define their goals, and flexible courses for those with irregular schedules. 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 (PhD,...)
Business and Marketing Studies
Health and Clinical Professions
Security and Protective Services
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The net cost of this school is close to $21,400 annually, after the various types of aid, including scholarships and grants, are taken into consideration. To calculate a more personalized cost visit the net price calculator. The financial figures shown on this page provide information regarding costs and fees at this school, these numbers may change in a given year due to a variety of factors.
Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Annual tuition is estimated to range between $15,000-$18,000
- The estimated tuition for part time students is around $410 to $490 per credit hour
- Required fees for full-time students: $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||91%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||81%||$4,950|
|Receiving Student Loans||88%||$10,697|
Note: The estimated default rate of students taking federal student loans in 2011 was around 22%.
Other Career Colleges
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Everest University – Orange Park.
- Everest University - Jacksonville in Jacksonville, FL (8 miles away)
- Virginia College - Jacksonville in Jacksonville, FL (9 miles away)
- Southern Career College in Jacksonville, FL (13 miles away)
- Daytona College in Ormond Beach, FL (74 miles away)
- City College - Altamonte Springs in Altamonte Springs, FL (110 miles away)