Altierus Career College

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Please note: Altierus Career College System was formerly Everest College.

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Altierus Career Colleges, formerly known as Everest Colleges, are part of a non-profit career college system. Altierus focuses on educating students with short-term career training. They offer degrees or diplomas in the fields of healthcare, technology, business, and more. Altierus program schedules and lengths will vary by campus and program.

Altierus has 3 campuses located in Tampa, Florida (Altierus Career College-Tampa); Norcross, Georgia (Altierus Career College-Norcross); and Houston, Texas (Altierus Career College -Houston Hobby). Altierus is also are operating 18 other campuses that are no longer accepting students; these are previous Everest College campuses that had existing students.

Altierus’ mission is to, “…provide a high-quality educational experience to qualified students delivered through a personalized teaching and learning environment that is designed to support personal and professional career development.” The college cares about their students as people and is passionate about creating a learning community that “knows your name and cares about who you are. And more importantly, knows how far you can go.”

Altierus Career College offers many benefits to their students including:

  • Career path discovery
  • Small class sizes for personal attention
  • One-on-one guidance, in and out of the classroom
  • Professional skills development beyond books
  • Beginning-to-end personal support
  • Special events and traditions

Altieurus is committed to investing tuition monies. Tuition goes into:

  • New labs and equipment
  • Resources for students and faculty
  • Updated programs and technology
  • Scholarships
  • Tuition reductions


Altieurus Career College is nationally accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) and the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS).

General Information

Admission Office

3319 West Hillsborough Avenue

Tampa, FL 33614

(813) 879-6000

Contact: Donald Broughton

Director of Admissions
Main Address

3319 West Hillsborough Avenue

Tampa, FL 33614

(813) 879-6000

Total undergrads: 1,329 (1,375 total enrollment)


Urban setting

Large city (250,000 – 499,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:



Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No
Enrollment Rates: Not reported

Percent applicants admitted: Not reported

Alteirus Career College Associate Degrees (24 months)

  • Business – AAS (24 months)
  • Computer Information Technology – AAS (24 months)

Alteirus Career College Diplomas

  • Computer Information Technology – Diploma (12 months)
  • Dental Assistant – Diploma (8 months)
  • Electrical Technician (TX)/Electrician – Diploma (9 months)
  • Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) – Diploma (9 months)
  • Medical ASssistant – Diploma (10 months)
  • Medical Billing and Coding – Diploma (8 months)
  • Pharmacy Technician – Diploma (8 months)

Alterius Online/Campus

  • Pharmacy Technician – Diploma (8 months)


*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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