Fortis Institute: Review & Facts

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Fortis Institute is a very small two-year, private for-profit school with 60 students enrolled. This institution was founded in 2001 and is the only college located in Palm Springs, Florida.

Academic Offerings

At Fortis Institute you can receive your 1-year certificate or associate's degree.

Fortis Institute deploys a continuous curriculum calendar system and provides 8 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical, Medical Assistant, Radiology Technology, Nursing, and Pharmacy. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.

Student Retention
It is worthwhile 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 typically a positive sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Fortis Institute is relatively low at 60% (below Florida average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
10 : 1
The graduation rate at Fortis Institute is average: 60%.

Student to faculty ratio at Fortis Institute is good - 10:1. Learn more on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans

Tuition and fees per year
Average tuition price is slightly high, $13,800 per year. The additional fees at Fortis Institute beyond tuition are approximately $1,300, which makes it a total of $15,100 per year.

Read the details about Fortis Institute 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

According to government data, 479 applications were submitted and 341 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to become a student at this school.

The undergraduate application fee at Fortis Institute is $100.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Fortis Institute and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (561) 304-3466 or check Fortis Institute Website.

Opportunities and Services

Fortis Institute provides evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

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

Fortis Institute Location and Maps

Post Address: Fortis Institute, 1640 South Congress Avenue, Suite 207, Palm Springs, Florida 33461-2171, USA
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