Everest University Online, a division of Everest University. The University provides a convenient and easily accessible learning environment that’s tailored to meet the needs of working students. The university has a long record of academic excellence in career education dating back to its roots in 1890!
Everest University Online knows that today’s students are busy so they’re here to help. While studying from the comfort of your own home you'll have access to the same well-respected and career-orientated curriculum that is offered on campus!
Accreditation is a distinction granted to any institution meeting or exceeding the stated criteria of educational quality. The purposes of accreditation include:
Accreditation affects you by providing for the responsibility of an institution and assuring prospective and current students of the following:
This school voluntarily undergoes periodic accrediting evaluations by teams of qualified examiners including subject experts and specialists in occupational education and private school administration.
The Everest University campuses in Florida are accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award diplomas, Associate's degrees, Bachelor's degrees, and Master's degrees.
The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the United States Department of Education and is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS) is located at 750 First Street, NE, Washington, D.C. 20002; (202) 336-6780.
The University is a non-sectarian, coeducational institution with authority to confer Associate's, Bachelor's, and Master's degrees and diplomas.
The University is licensed by means of accreditation by the Florida Commission for Independent Education. Further information may be obtained by contacting the Florida Commission for Independent Education, Department of Education, 2650 Apalachee Parkway, Suite A, Tallahassee, Florida 32301; telephone (850) 245-3200.
Undergraduate and graduate programs are approved by the Department of Homeland Security and by the Florida State Approving Agency for Veterans Training. All campuses are members of the Career College Association.
Job openings in the accounting field are predicted to significantly increase over the next few years. Now is the time to position yourself for this trend by ensuring that you have a solid knowledge of accounting practices and procedures. Our extensive course list encompasses a wide array of business and accounting classes. You can gain experience in the areas of: Principles of accounting, Financial statement analysis, Payroll accounting, Tax accounting, Cost accounting, Spreadsheets, Finance and Business Law.
As with other industries, technology plays an integral role in the accounting field. Computer applications and word processing classes complement the core curriculum with an emphasis on computerized accounting applications. You can perform a broad range of accounting, auditing, tax, and consulting activities for corporations, governments, non-profit organizations, and individuals. You can choose to work in an office individually or as part of a team, or embark on your own business venture. Armed with the principles of accounting, as well as practical business methods and procedures, you will have the necessary skills to succeed in a competitive industry. Some career opportunities include: Accounting assistant, Bookkeeper and Management trainee.
The Associate in Science Degree in Accounting offers an introduction to the accounting discipline. It readies you to oversee the financial well being of a company or individual in the preparation, examination and verification of fiscal data.
The Master of Science in Criminal Justice program is not available in Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Kansas, Minnesota, Wisconsin and Wyoming. The Homeland Security program (Associate and Bachelor’s) is not available in Alabama, Minnesota and Wisconsin. The Associate degree in Business program is not available in Alabama. The Computer Information Science program (Associate and Bachelor’s) is not available in Arkansas. The Bachelor’s degree in Paralegal program is not available in Arkansas. Arkansas and Minnesota graduates will receive an Associate in Applied Science degree upon successful completion of an approved associate degree program.
A career in business administration offers many advantages and possibilities. Among them are working in a professional environment in business, industry, or government; job security and the potential for career advancement; and the personal satisfaction of doing a highly skilled job. The Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree in Business Administration is designed to help students develop a sound understanding of fundamental business principles. They will gain competency in business data processing so they can begin a career in business administration or further their education in our bachelor's or master's degree programs. Graduates of the program can take advantage of a job market that continues to increase in demand for skilled professionals.
The Associate in Science in Computer Information Science program is designed to provide students with hands-on training in the latest data communications and computer operations technologies. The Computer Information Science program can equip you with the valuable skills to complete essential operating and programming tasks.
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Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools
Private, for-profit, Higher Education
Quarter Schedule (Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer)
eCollege platform via the Internet.
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US residents only. Programs not available to residents of Texas.
No on-campus requirements.
Financial aid is available for those who qualify. Students are encouraged to apply for the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), a single application that allows you to apply for a variety of government grants and loans.