Fortis College-Salt Lake City

Tel: (801)713-0915
371 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights
Fortis College-Salt Lake City serves 371 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the state community college average of 31:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 20%.
Fortis College-Salt Lake City is one of 10 community colleges within Salt Lake County, UT.
The nearest community college is Stevens-Henager College (Murray) (2.40 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 500% over five years.
College Fortis College-Salt Lake City 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 24 staff
62 staff
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Total Faculty (2009-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 371 has grown by 1445% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 6:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has declined by 23% over five years.
Total Enrollment 371 students 1,371 students
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Total Enrollment (2009-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
22:1
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Student Staff (2009-2014)
# Full-Time Students 371 students
779 students
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Full-Time Students (2009-2014)
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Fortis College-Salt Lake City American Indian/Alaskan (2009-2014)
% Asian
3%
5%
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Asian (2009-2014)
% Hispanic
17%
20%
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Hispanic (2009-2014)
% Black
1%
15%
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Black (2009-2014)
% White
71%
49%
Fortis College-Salt Lake City White (2009-2014)
% Hawaiian
3%
-
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Hawaiian (2010-2013)
% Two or more races
2%
3%
Fortis College-Salt Lake City More (2011-2014)
% Unknown races
2%
6%
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Unknown (2010-2014)
Fortis College-Salt Lake City 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. 0.46 0.70
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Diversity Score (2009-2014)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $14,097 is more than the state average of $5,664. The in-state tuition has grown by 11% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $14,097 is more than the state average of $10,360. The out-state tuition has grown by 11% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $14,097 $5,664
Fortis College-Salt Lake City In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2014)
Out-State Tuition Fees $14,097 $10,360
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 89%
90%
Fortis College-Salt Lake City % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2010-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Stevens-Henager College (Murray)
    Private not-for-profit
    1,692 students | 2.40 Mi383 W Vine St
    Murray UT 84123
    (801)281-7620
    2.401,692
  • Eagle Gate College-Murray
    Private for-profit
    238 students | 3.00 Mi5588 South Green Street
    Murray UT 84123
    (801)333-8100
    3.00238
  • 30,248 students | 3.70 Mi4600 S Redwood Rd
    Salt Lake City UT 84123
    (801)957-4111
    3.7030,248
  • 131 students | 5.20 Mi405 South Main Street-Ste 130
    Salt Lake City UT 84111
    (801)333-7120
    5.20131
  • 217 students | 5.20 Mi3280 W 3500 S
    West Valley City UT 84119
    (801)840-4800
    5.20217
Did You Know?
For Salt Lake County, UT private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $12,994 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Salt Lake County, UT 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 0.54, which is higher than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in Salt Lake County, UT is Eagle Gate College-Murray. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.