Fortis College-Baton Rouge

9255 Interline Avenue
Baton Rouge, LA 70809-1908
Tel: (225)248-1015
382 students
Pivate, for profit
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School Highlights
Fortis College-Baton Rouge serves 382 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the state community college average of 34:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
Fortis College-Baton Rouge is one of 12 community colleges within East Baton Rouge County, LA.
The nearest community college is Baton Rouge School of Computers (0.10 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Fortis College-Baton Rouge (LA) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution Control Pivate, for profit Public
Total Faculty 19 staff 25 staff
Fortis College-Baton Rouge Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 382 has declined by 18% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 33:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.39 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has declined by 21% over five years.
Total Enrollment 382 students 357 students
Fortis College-Baton Rouge Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 34:1
Fortis College-Baton Rouge Student Staff Ratio (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 382 students 382 students
Fortis College-Baton Rouge Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
Fortis College-Baton Rouge Enrollment Breakdown LA All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
2%
2%
Fortis College-Baton Rouge Asian (2006-2014)
% Hispanic
1%
5%
Fortis College-Baton Rouge Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
76%
35%
Fortis College-Baton Rouge Black (2006-2014)
% White
19%
45%
Fortis College-Baton Rouge White (2006-2014)
% Unknown races
1%
11%
Fortis College-Baton Rouge Ethnicity Breakdown LA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.39 0.66
Fortis College-Baton Rouge Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $14,480 is less than the state average of $15,345. The private state tuition has grown by 7% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $14,480 $15,345
Fortis College-Baton Rouge In-State Tuition Fees (2008-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 100% 90%
Fortis College-Baton Rouge % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

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    (225)341-2745
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  • Baton Rouge College
    Pivate, for profit
    n/a students | 3.40 Mi1771 N Lobdell Blvd. Suite 307
    Baton Rouge LA  70806
    (225)454-6915
    3.40n/a

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For Baton Rouge private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,075 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Baton Rouge community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.39, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Baton Rouge is Baton Rouge Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.