• Address: 5002 T-Rex Avenue, Suite 100, Boca Raton, Florida 33431

  • Phone Number: (561) 912-1211

  • Website: http://www.evergladesuniversity.edu

About

Everglades University is a private not-for-profit institution which offers Bachelor’s and Master’s degree programs. It was founded in the year 1990 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida and the university was formally known by the name American Flyer’s College which was changed to Everglades College in the fall of 1999. It has 4 campuses and 1 online division.

The university has met the standards of Southern Association of College and School Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) and is accredited by the same. It is approved for veterans training as well.

The university campus has several student organizations to keep the students engaged throughout the year and the athletics teams represent the university in Division II sports. There are Football, Basketball, Baseball and many other athletic teams in the university.

  • The acceptance rate of EU is 74%.

  • The student-faculty ratio is 18:1.

  • The total student population of the university is 2,262 from various parts of the world enrolling for various courses.

  • The graduation rate of the Everglades is 59%.


Online Education at Everglades University

The online programs from the university are recognized and are accredited. These programs are designed specifically for those who prefer earning the degree from the comfort of their own place at their own pace.

The university makes sure that all their online programs are equal to their offline programs with the same faculties with 24 hours support. A student can contact the technical department at any time via call or chat.

A student upon registering for any course will get a unique username and password to sign up and view information relating to their online course, financial aid, tuition, and much more.


Reviews

Some of the student reviews are given below.

  • The platform provided for online learning is easy to use and the books are shipped to the doorstep.

  • The dean and the faculty are very helpful and the teachers are very knowledgeable.

  • Particular attention is given to every student.

Overview

Institution Type

(4 Years) Private Not-For-Profit

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Headquartered at

Boca Raton, Florida

FAFSA/Federal School Code

031085

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Institutional Accreditation

SACSCOC

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Historically Black College or University

No

Data Source: http://www.evergladesuniversity.edu, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS, Federal Student Aid, CHEA.

Statistics

Key Statistics
Student Faculty Ratio 18: 1
Total Population 2,262
Student Population Full Time: 2,303 Part Time: 121
Gender Division Male: 49 % Female: 51 %

Graduation rate with bachelors degree completed

Race & Ethnicity

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2016.

Majors and Online Programs

Everglades University (EU) offers 15 online programs across 7 Majors

Business Management

Offering 5 programs accross 2 degrees

Environmental Science

Offering 4 programs accross 1 degrees

Interdisciplinary Studies

Offering 1 programs accross 1 degrees

Engineering

Offering 1 programs accross 1 degrees

Health Science

Offering 1 programs accross 1 degrees

Aviation

Offering 2 programs accross 2 degrees

Public Administration

Offering 1 programs accross 1 degrees

Admissions

Everglades University (EU) Acceptance Rate is 74%

Application Fee
Undergraduate Application Fee $50
Graduate Application Fee $50

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2017.

Admission Statistics
Total Applicants 1,439
Total Applicants Admitted 993
Applicants Enrolled 657
Full time Applicants Enrolled 657
Admission Requirements
Secondary school GPA Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Recommended

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2016.

Financial Aid and Scholarships

The university offers various financial aid programs in the form of federal aid, grants, loans, and scholarships. Students looking for financial assistance can fill the FAFSA form. Everglades University federal school code is 031085. Various financial assistance programs offered are given below.

Federal Aid includes Pell Grant, Direct Subsidized Loans, Direct Unsubsidized Loans, Direct PLUS Loans, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grants, and Federal Work-Study program.

The Military Aid includes Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits.

Federal Aid

Federal Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Pell Grant $4,813 Undergraduate. U.S Citizen or an Eligible Non- Citizen June 30th, 2018
Federal supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant $111 Undergraduate. U.S Citizen or an Eligible Non- Citizen June 30th, 2018
Federal Loans Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Direct Subsidized Loan $6,213 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen Enrolled at least half-time June 30th, 2018
Direct Unsubsidized loan $6,213 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen Enrolled at least half-time June 30th, 2018
Direct PLUS Loans $6,213 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen Enrolled at least half-time June 30th, 2018
Federal Financial Aid Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Federal Work-Study Varies U.S. Citizen or non-citizen eligible Satisfactory academic progress. June 30th, 2018

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal Aid based on family income

Family Income Average Federal Aid per year
Under $30,000 $26,397
$30,001 - $48,000 $27,364
$48,001 - $75,000 $28,027
$75,001 - $110,000 $29,034
Over $110,000 $30,354

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal, State or Institutional Aid Awarded Percent Avg Amount per year
Undergraduate students awarded Pell grants 62% $4,949
Federal, State or Institutional aid awarded for Full-time, first-time undergraduates 82% $4,604
Federal Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 47% $4,870
Institutional Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 44% $1,906
Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 56% $7,391
Federal Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 56% $6,213
Average aid awarded as grant or scholarship $ 24,926
Post-9/11 GI Bill Award Number of Students Amount per year
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits 241 $19,579
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduate students 226 $19,805
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - graduate students 15 $16,162

Data Source: http://www.evergladesuniversity.edu, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

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