Fortis College Baton Rouge: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - BadSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Very GoodCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Very Good
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Fortis College Baton Rouge is a very small two-year, private for-profit school with 395 students enrolled. This institution was originated in 1991 and is one of the 25 schools and colleges located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
8
Few
1-year certificate and associate's degree are available at Fortis College Baton Rouge.

Fortis College Baton Rouge implements a continuous curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 8 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, Medical, Pharmacy, Radiology Technology, and HVAC. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.


Student Retention
68%
Fair
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 positive sign. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Fortis College Baton Rouge student retention rate is relatively low at 68% (close to Louisiana average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
23 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Fortis College Baton Rouge is below average - 57%.

Student to faculty ratio at Fortis College is reasonable - 23:1. Find out more details about instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$14,300
Medium
Average tuition costs are slightly high - about $14,200 a year. The additional fees at Fortis College Baton Rouge (not included in tuition costs) are around $100, which makes it a total of $14,300 a year.

Read the details about Fortis College Baton Rouge 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
72%
According to recent data, 198 applications were submitted and 142 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get accepted at this school.

This school might accept advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Fortis College is $100.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Fortis College Baton Rouge and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (225) 248-1015 or check Fortis College Baton Rouge Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B
Dicey
Fortis College Baton Rouge offers evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Fortis College, 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.

ROTC
Available
No
At this moment there is no on-campus housing at Fortis College Baton Rouge.

Based on the college crime information, Fortis College Baton Rouge appears to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Fortis College Baton Rouge Location and Maps



Post Address: Fortis College Baton Rouge, 9255 Interline Avenue, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70809-1908, USA
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