Fortis College-Baton Rouge

9255 Interline Avenue
Baton Rouge, LA 70809
Tel: (225)248-1015
359 students
Private for-profit
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School Highlights:
Fortis College-Baton Rouge serves 359 students (100.00% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the community college average of 35:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 59%.
Fortis College-Baton Rouge is one of 12 community colleges within East Baton Rouge Parish County, LA.
The nearest community college is Baton Rouge School of Computers (0.10 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 34% over five years.
College Fortis College-Baton Rouge Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 21 staff
61 staff
Fortis College-Baton Rouge Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 359 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is equal to the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 6% over five years.
Total Enrollment 359 students 1,296 students
Fortis College-Baton Rouge Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
Fortis College-Baton Rouge Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 359 students
810 students
Fortis College-Baton Rouge Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
Fortis College-Baton Rouge Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
Fortis College-Baton Rouge American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2013)
% Asian
Fortis College-Baton Rouge Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
Fortis College-Baton Rouge Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
Fortis College-Baton Rouge Black (2006-2013)
% White
Fortis College-Baton Rouge White (2006-2013)
% Unknown races
Fortis College-Baton Rouge Unknown (2006-2013)
Fortis College-Baton Rouge Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average 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. 0.53 0.53
Fortis College-Baton Rouge Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $13,694 is more than the state average of $5,650. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $13,694 is more than the state average of $10,201. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $13,694 $5,694
Fortis College-Baton Rouge In-State Tuition Fees (2008-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $13,694 $10,252
Fortis College-Baton Rouge Out-State Tuition Fees (2008-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 94%
Fortis College-Baton Rouge % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Baton Rouge private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,430 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 0.41, which is lower than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Baton Rouge is Baton Rouge Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.