General Information About Fortis Institute
* To offer sound 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
- Academic/career counseling service
- Employment services for students
- Placement services for completers
- 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
- 2-4 years certificate
- Suburb: Midsize
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants 74 Percent Admitted 100% Men Admitted 100% Women Admitted 100% Full Time Retention Rate 74%
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 358 Native American 1 Asian 3 African American 80 Hispanic 37 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 54 Enrolled FullTime Graduates