General Information About Fortis College
The mission of Fortis College: * To offer sound diploma and degree programs. * To develop each student's individual and professional growth, including written and interpersonal communication, critical thinking, and problem-solving competencies. * To attract and retain qualified instructors who are effective in the classroom and familiar with appropriate current medical, and/or technical practices. * To develop in students a professional attitude and an awareness of contemporary career practices through exposure to pragmatic course content and to faculty currently engaged in enterprise. * To assist graduates in finding positions for which they are trained.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, 2009-2010.
- 2-year, Private for-profit
Special Learning Opportunities
- Weekend/evening college
- General Education Courses
- Career Services available upon completion
- Institution does not accept dual, credit for life, or AP credits
- Not applicable
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- Less than 1 year certificate
- 1-2 years certificate
- Associate's degree
- Suburb: Large
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants Full Time Retention Rate 93%
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 444 Native American 0 Asian 10 African American 194 Hispanic 92 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 385 Enrolled FullTime Graduates