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Fortis Institute-Scranton Data & Information Overview

If you want to know more about Fortis Institute-Scranton, such as what majors does it offer, how diverse it is, how well it ranks, and more, this is your one-stop resource. 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-Scranton Ranked?

2020 Rankings

Overall Quality

AMTI-SCR was not ranked in College Factual's 2020 Best Overall Colleges report. This could be for a number of reasons, including lack of data.

Is It Hard to Get Into AMTI-SCR?

Acceptance Rate

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

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio is often used to estimate how much interaction there is between professors and their students at a college or university. At Fortis Institute-Scranton, this ratio is 15 to 1, which is on par with the national average of 15 to 1. That's not bad at all.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Fortis Institute-Scranton

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate is a measure of what percentage of first-year, full-time students come back for their sophomore year. The 47% rate at Fortis Institute-Scranton is a good bit lower than the national rate of 68%. This could be for a number of reasons, such as students transferring after a year because they changed majors.

Freshmen Retention Rate  47 out of 100
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Fortis Institute-Scranton Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 287 full-time undergraduates at AMTI-SCR.

How Much Does Fortis Institute-Scranton Cost?

The overall average net price of AMTI-SCR is $28,967. 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 AMTI-SCR

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$28,109 $29,557 $31,287 $33,936 $33,936

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 AMTI-SCR, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At AMTI-SCR, approximately 96% of students took out student loans averaging $9,637 a year. That adds up to $38,548 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at AMTI-SCR is 18.5%. 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 AMTI-SCR Graduates Make?

The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from AMTI-SCR make about $22,900 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. Unfortunately, this is 44% less that the average college graduate's salary of $40,800 per year. However, graduates in your major field may make more.

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Location of Fortis Institute-Scranton

Located in Scranton, Pennsylvania, Fortis Institute-Scranton is a private for-profit institution. The city atmosphere of Scranton makes it a great place for students who enjoy having lots of educational and entertainment options.

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Location of Fortis Institute-Scranton

Contact details for AMTI-SCR are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 517 Ash Street, Scranton, PA 18509-2903
Phone: 570-558-1818
Website: www.fortis.edu

Fortis Institute-Scranton Majors

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

Online Learning at AMTI-SCR

Online courses area a great option for busy, working students as well as for those who have scheduling conflicts and want to study on their own time. As time goes by, expect to see more and more online learning options become available.

In 2017-2018, 162 students took at least one online class at Fortis Institute-Scranton. This is an increase from the 131 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 162 0
2016-2017 131 0
2015-2016 91 0
2014-2015 0 0
2013-2014 0 0

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