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Fortis College - Norfolk Data & Information Overview

This overview covers the essential stats on Fortis College - Norfolk, including its rankings, majors, diversity, and more. Want to know more about a specific stat? Just click on its tile, and you'll go to a page that goes more in-depth on that subject. You can also use the links below to go directly to any section on this page.

How Well Is Fortis College - Norfolk Ranked?

2021 Rankings

In its yearly rankings, College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities to determine which ones are the best in a variety of categories, such as overall value, quality, diversity, which schools are the best for each major, and much more.

Fortis College - Norfolk was awarded 2 badges in the 2021 rankings.

Overall Quality

Fortis College - Norfolk was not ranked in College Factual's 2021 Best Overall Colleges report. This could be for a number of reasons, including lack of data.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Fortis College - Norfolk?

Acceptance Rate

Returning adults and other non-traditional students may appreciate the fact that Fortis College - Norfolk has an open admissions policy. This means that you'll only have to submit basic materials, which may include proof that you completed high school or an equivalent program.

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Fortis College - Norfolk Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio is often used to measure the number of teaching resources that a college or university offers its students. The national average for this metric is 15 to 1, but at Fortis College - Norfolk it is much better at 11 to 1. That's good news for students who want to interact more on a personal level with their teachers.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Fortis College - Norfolk

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate is a sign of how many full-time students like a college or university well enough to come back for their sophomore year. At Fortis College - Norfolk this rate is 51%, which is a bit lower than the national average of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  51 out of 100

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Fortis College - Norfolk Is Not Very Diverse

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 378 full-time undergraduates at Fortis College - Norfolk.

Fortis College - Norfolk Diversity Score

For each college and university, College Factual calculates an overall diversity score that takes four factors into account: gender, ethnicity, age, and home location of the student. Then, the schools with the best mixtures of students with respect to these factors are ranked the highest.

With an overall score of 6.21 out of 100, Fortis College - Norfolk is one of the least diverse schools in the nation.

Overall Diversity Score  6.21 out of 100
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How Much Does Fortis College - Norfolk Cost?

The overall average net price of Fortis College - Norfolk is $22,268. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Fortis College - Norfolk, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Fortis College - Norfolk, approximately 81% of students took out student loans averaging $5,032 a year. That adds up to $20,128 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Fortis College - Norfolk is 23.6%. Watch out! This is significantly higher than the national default rate of 10.1%, which means you could have trouble paying back your student loans if you take any out.

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How Much Money Do Fortis College - Norfolk Graduates Make?

Although some majors pay more than others, students who graduate from Fortis College - Norfolk with a bachelor's degree go on to jobs where they make an average salary of $25,800 in their early years. This is about 35% less that the average pay for college graduates overall. However, graduates with your major may make more.


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Location of Fortis College - Norfolk

Located in Norfolk, Virginia, Fortis College - Norfolk is a private for-profit institution. The location of Fortis College - Norfolk is great for students who prefer living in an urban area.

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Location of Fortis College - Norfolk

Contact details for Fortis College - Norfolk are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 6300 Center Dr Bldg 22, Norfolk, VA 23502-4101
Phone: 757-499-5447

Fortis College - Norfolk Majors

Learn more about the majors offered at Fortis College - Norfolk along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Fortis College - Norfolk

Online learning is becoming popular at even the oldest colleges and universities in the United States. Not only are online classes great for returning adults with busy schedules, they are also frequented by a growing number of traditional students.

In 2017-2018, 153 students took at least one online class at Fortis College - Norfolk. This is an increase from the 73 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 153 0
2016-2017 73 0
2015-2016 33 0
2014-2015 0 0
2013-2014 0 0

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Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


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