Fortis Institute

Overview

At a Glance

School type

Private, for-profit, 2-year

Faculty

32 Faculty Members | 18:1 student faculty ratio

Religious affliation

Not applicable

Mission Statement

Fortis Institute provides postsecondary career education to both traditional and nontraditional students through a variety of diploma programs that assist adult students in enhancing their career opportunities and improving problem-solving abilities.

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cost & financial aid

Financial Aid: Undergraduates

Received financial aid
73%
Did not receive aid
27%
Type of aid % of students recieving aid Average amount
Federal grants 71.0% $5,825
State/local grants 0.0% $0
Institutional grants 30.0% $357
Loans 70.0% $8,551

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Applying for financial Aid

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Academics

Most Popular Undergraduate majors

  • Medical/Health Management and Clinical Assistant/Specialist
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Undergraduate Majors X

  • HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
    • Medical/Health Management and Clinical Assistant/Specialist
      • A program that prepares individuals, under the supervision of physicians, nurses, or other health care professionals, to perform medical office or facilities management services and perform one or more clinical allied health specialties. Includes instruction in health care management; medical office administration; medical law and regulations; training in one or more diagnostic, treatment, therapy, or laboratory specialties at the assistant level or above; and applicable professional standards and ethics. See other colleges that offer this major

Types of Degrees Offered

  • Certificate
  • Associate's degree
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Master's degree
  • Doctoral degree
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Admissions

Application Fee

Undergraduate
$0
Graduate
No information
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Student Life

Student Demographics

Female Students
77%
Male Students
23%

Student Ethnicities
  1. Hispanic/Latino45.9%
  2. Black40.26%
  3. Caucasian6.92%
  4. Not Specified3.08%
  5. Two Or More Ethnicities1.53%
  6. Asian0.77%
  7. American Indian/Alaska Native0.77%
  8. Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander0.77%

Student body breakdown

Total students enrolled

606

Undergraduate students

606

Attendance breakdown

Full time
12%
Part time
88%

Student services

  • Meal plan
  • Counseling services
  • Remedial services
  • Work-study
  • Placement services
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening classes
  • On-campus day care for student's children
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