Fortis Institute Fort Lauderdale: Review & Facts

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Fortis Institute Fort Lauderdale is a very small two-year, private for-profit school with 40 students enrolled. This school was originated in 2002 and is one of the 2 colleges and schools located in Lauderdale Lakes, Florida.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
7
Few
Fortis Institute Fort Lauderdale will give you the opportunity to earn a 1-year certificate or associate's degree.

Fortis Institute Fort Lauderdale deploys a continuous curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 7 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, Pharmacy, Medical, HVAC, and Radiology Technology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
50%
Bad
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a good sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Fortis Institute Fort Lauderdale is low at 50% (way below Florida average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Fortis Institute Fort Lauderdale is average: 69%.

Student to faculty ratio at Fortis Institute Fort Lauderdale is pretty good - 12:1. Learn more on instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$14,500
Medium
Average tuition price is slightly high, about $13,800 per academic year. The additional fees at Fortis Institute Fort Lauderdale not covered by tuition are around $700; this makes it a total of $14,500 per year.

Read the details about Fortis Institute Fort Lauderdale additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
68%
As reported in recent government data, 314 applications were submitted and 215 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get accepted at this school.

The undergraduate application fee at Fortis Institute Fort Lauderdale is $100.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Fortis Institute Fort Lauderdale and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (954) 587-7100 or check Fortis Institute Fort Lauderdale Website.

Opportunities and Services



ROTC
Available
No
There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Fortis Institute Fort Lauderdale, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at Fortis Institute Fort Lauderdale.

Fortis Institute Fort Lauderdale Location and Maps



Post Address: Fortis Institute Fort Lauderdale, 4850 W. Oakland Park Blvd., Suite 224, Lauderdale Lakes, Florida 33313, USA
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