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Get the facts about Fortis Institute - Forty Fort. Learn how it ranks, what majors it offers, how diverse it is, and much more. All you need to do to learn more about a stat is click on its tile, and you'll be taken to another page that analyzes that data more closely. Also, you can use the links below to scroll to any section of this page.

How Well Is Fortis Institute - Forty Fort Ranked?

2021 Rankings

College Factual recognizes the best colleges and universities in its annual rankings. These rankings include categories for best overall colleges, best colleges for each major, best value schools, and much more.

Fortis Institute - Forty Fort was awarded 2 badges in the 2021 rankings.

Overall Quality

Fortis Institute - Forty Fort was not ranked in College Factual's Best Overall Colleges report this year. This may be because not enough data was available.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Fortis Institute - Forty Fort?

Acceptance Rate

Returning adults and other non-traditional students may appreciate the fact that Fortis Institute - Forty Fort 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 Institute - Forty Fort Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

With a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1, Fortis Institute - Forty Fort is about average in this regard as the nationwide rate is 15 to 1. While this does not translate directly to class size, it's a good indicator of how much time professors will have to spend with their students on a one-on-one basis.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Fortis Institute - Forty Fort

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate of 81% tells us that most first-year, full-time students like Fortis Institute - Forty Fort enough to come back for another year. This is a fair bit higher than the national average of 68%. That's certainly something to check off in the good column about the school.

Freshmen Retention Rate  81 out of 100
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Below Average Overall Diversity at Fortis Institute - Forty Fort

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 168 full-time undergraduates at Fortis Institute - Forty Fort.

Fortis Institute - Forty Fort 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.

The overall diversity score for Fortis Institute - Forty Fort is 32.00 out of 100. This is below average when compared to other schools in the United States.

Overall Diversity Score  32.00 out of 100
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How Much Does Fortis Institute - Forty Fort Cost?

The overall average net price of Fortis Institute - Forty Fort is $18,045. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Fortis Institute - Forty Fort

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$17,160 $17,704 $19,024 $22,604 $22,604

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 Institute - Forty Fort, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At Fortis Institute - Forty Fort, approximately 80% of students took out student loans averaging $6,343 a year. That adds up to $25,372 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Fortis Institute - Forty Fort is 22.8%. 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 Institute - Forty Fort Graduates Make?

Yearly salaries vary depending on what you major in, but on average, bachelor's degree recipients from Fortis Institute - Forty Fort make around $22,500 per year during the early years of their employment. Unfortunately, this is 43% less that the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year. However, graduates in your major field may make more.

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Location of Fortis Institute - Forty Fort

Fortis Institute - Forty Fort is a private for-profit institution situated in Forty Fort, Pennsylvania. The suburban atmosphere of Forty Fort makes it a great place for students who want the amenities of city life without actually living in the middle of a constant hustle and bustle.

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Location of Fortis Institute - Forty Fort

Contact details for Fortis Institute - Forty Fort are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 166 Slocum Street, Forty Fort, PA 18704-2936
Phone: 570-288-8400
Website: www.fortisinstitute.edu

Fortis Institute - Forty Fort Majors

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Notes and References

Footnotes

*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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