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Fortis Institute - Nashville Data & Information Overview

Find out more about how Fortis Institute - Nashville ranks, how diverse it is, what majors it offers, and other essential facts below. 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 Institute - Nashville 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 Institute - Nashville was awarded 4 badges in the 2021 rankings.

Overall Quality

Fortis Institute - Nashville 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 - Nashville?

Acceptance Rate

If you are worried about getting into Fortis Institute - Nashville, don't be. The school has a liberal open admissions policy, which means you only need to meet basic requirements in order to be admitted. Still, be sure to submit a complete application and provide any other requested materials.

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Fortis Institute - Nashville Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio at Fortis Institute - Nashville is 37 to 1, which is high when compared to the national average of 15 to 1. This may indicate that some of your classes will be larger in size than they would be at other schools. However, upper level classes will probably be smaller.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

When estimating how much access students will have to their teachers, some people like to look at what percentage of faculty members are full time. This is because part-time teachers may not have as much time to spend on campus as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Fortis Institute - Nashville is 37%. This is lower than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  37 out of 100
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Retention and Graduation Rates at Fortis Institute - Nashville

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 Institute - Nashville this rate is 59%, which is a bit lower than the national average of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  59 out of 100
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Fortis Institute - Nashville Is Not Very Diverse

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 379 full-time undergraduates at Fortis Institute - Nashville.

Fortis Institute - Nashville 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 14.92 out of 100, Fortis Institute - Nashville is one of the least diverse schools in the nation.

Overall Diversity Score  14.92 out of 100
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How Much Does Fortis Institute - Nashville Cost?

The overall average net price of Fortis Institute - Nashville is $27,283. 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 Institute - Nashville, 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 Institute - Nashville, approximately 83% of students took out student loans averaging $8,228 a year. That adds up to $32,912 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Fortis Institute - Nashville is 14.5%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.

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How Much Money Do Fortis Institute - Nashville Graduates Make?

The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from Fortis Institute - Nashville make about $25,800 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. 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 Institute - Nashville

Located in Nashville, Tennessee, Fortis Institute - Nashville is a private for-profit institution. Nashville is a great location for students who prefer city over country life.

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Location of Fortis Institute - Nashville

Contact details for Fortis Institute - Nashville are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 3354 Perimeter Hill Drive, Suite 105, Nashville, TN 37211
Phone: 615-320-5917
Website: www.fortis.edu

Fortis Institute - Nashville Majors

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

Online Learning at Fortis Institute - Nashville

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, 125 students took at least one online class at Fortis Institute - Nashville. This is an increase from the 85 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 125 0
2016-2017 85 0
2015-2016 0 0
2014-2015 0 0
2013-2014 0 0

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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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