Fortis College-Montgomery

Tel: (334)272-3857
315 students
Pivate, for profit
School Highlights
Fortis College-Montgomery serves 315 students (73% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is lower than the state community college average of 28:1.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 39%.
Fortis College-Montgomery is one of 5 community colleges within Montgomery County, AL.
The nearest community college is South University-Montgomery (3.50 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 50% over five years.
College Fortis College-Montgomery (AL) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Pivate, for profit Public
Total Faculty 12 staff 70 staff
Fortis College-Montgomery Total Faculty (2009-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 315 has declined by 27% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.38 is less than the state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has grown by 8% over five years.
Total Enrollment 315 students 1,398 students
Fortis College-Montgomery Total Enrollment (2009-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 26:1 28:1
Fortis College-Montgomery Student Staff Ratio (2009-2014)
# Full-Time Students 230 students 869 students
Fortis College-Montgomery Full-Time Students (2009-2014)
# Part-Time Students 85 students 676 students
Fortis College-Montgomery Part-Time Students (2011-2014)
Fortis College-Montgomery Enrollment Breakdown AL All Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
2%
2%
Fortis College-Montgomery Hispanic (2009-2014)
% Black
76%
25%
Fortis College-Montgomery Black (2009-2014)
% White
20%
61%
Fortis College-Montgomery White (2009-2014)
% Unknown races
2%
9%
Fortis College-Montgomery Ethnicity Breakdown AL 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. 0.38 0.56
Fortis College-Montgomery Diversity Score (2009-2014)

Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $20,173 is more than the state average of $15,995. The private state tuition has grown by 45% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $20,173 $15,995
Fortis College-Montgomery In-State Tuition Fees (2010-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 99% 94%
Fortis College-Montgomery % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2009-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

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