Fortis College-Salt Lake City

Tel: (801)713-0915
371 students
Pivate, 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 21%.
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 200% over five years.
Fortis College-Salt Lake City (UT) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years Four or more years
Institution Control Pivate, for profit Private not-for-profit
Total Faculty 24 staff 24 staff
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Total Faculty (2010-2015)

Student Body

The student population of 371 has grown by 14% 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 more than the state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has grown by 15% over five years.
Total Enrollment 371 students 372 students
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Total Enrollment (2010-2015)
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 31:1
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Student Staff Ratio (2010-2015)
# Full-Time Students 371 students 270 students
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Full-Time Students (2010-2015)
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Enrollment Breakdown UT All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Fortis College-Salt Lake City American Indian/Alaskan (2010-2015)
% Asian
3%
2%
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Asian (2010-2015)
% Hispanic
17%
7%
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Hispanic (2010-2015)
% Black
1%
2%
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Black (2010-2015)
% White
71%
79%
Fortis College-Salt Lake City White (2010-2015)
% Hawaiian
3%
1%
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Hawaiian (2011-2015)
% Two or more races
2%
1%
Fortis College-Salt Lake City More (2012-2015)
% Unknown races
2%
5%
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Ethnicity Breakdown UT 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. 0.46 0.37
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Diversity Score (2010-2015)

Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $13,555 is less than the state average of $14,400. The private state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $13,555 $14,400
Fortis College-Salt Lake City In-State Tuition Fees (2010-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 89% 89%
Fortis College-Salt Lake City % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2011-2015)
Source: 2015 (latest year available) IPEDS

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    (801)333-8100
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Did You Know?
For Salt Lake County, UT private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,555 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 0.53, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. 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.