Fortis College-Montgomery

Tel: (334)272-3857
315 students
Private 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 14% over five years.
College Fortis College-Montgomery 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 12 staff
62 staff
Fortis College-Montgomery Total Faculty (2009-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 315 has stayed relatively flat 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 national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 315 students 1,371 students
Fortis College-Montgomery Total Enrollment (2009-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 26:1
22:1
Fortis College-Montgomery Student Staff (2009-2014)
# Full-Time Students 230 students
779 students
Fortis College-Montgomery Full-Time Students (2009-2014)
# Part-Time Students 85 students
1,083 students
Fortis College-Montgomery Part-Time Students (2011-2014)
Fortis College-Montgomery Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
2%
20%
Fortis College-Montgomery Hispanic (2009-2014)
% Black
76%
15%
Fortis College-Montgomery Black (2009-2014)
% White
20%
49%
Fortis College-Montgomery White (2009-2014)
% Unknown races
2%
6%
Fortis College-Montgomery Unknown (2011-2014)
Fortis College-Montgomery 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. 0.38 0.70
Fortis College-Montgomery Diversity Score (2009-2014)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $20,579 is more than the state average of $5,664. The in-state tuition has grown by 48% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $20,579 is more than the state average of $10,360. The out-state tuition has grown by 48% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $20,579 $5,664
Fortis College-Montgomery In-State Tuition Fees (2010-2014)
Out-State Tuition Fees $20,579 $10,360
Fortis College-Montgomery Out-State Tuition Fees (2010-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 99%
90%
Fortis College-Montgomery % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2009-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

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