Fortis College-Smyrna

2108 Cobb Parkway
Smyrna, GA 30080-7630
Tel: (770)980-0002
642 students
Pivate, for profit
School Highlights
Fortis College-Smyrna serves 642 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the state community college average of 27:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 52%.
Fortis College-Smyrna is one of 4 community colleges within Cobb County, GA.
The nearest community college is Lincoln College of Technology-Marietta (0.20 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 20% over five years.
Fortis College-Smyrna (GA) 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 36 staff 98 staff
Fortis College-Smyrna Total Faculty (2010-2015)

Student Body

The student population of 642 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 is less than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has grown by 7% over five years.
Total Enrollment 642 students 2,470 students
Fortis College-Smyrna Total Enrollment (2007-2015)
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 27:1
Fortis College-Smyrna Student Staff Ratio (2010-2015)
# Full-Time Students 642 students 1,092 students
Fortis College-Smyrna Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Fortis College-Smyrna Enrollment Breakdown GA All Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
Fortis College-Smyrna Hispanic (2007-2015)
% Black
Fortis College-Smyrna Black (2007-2015)
% White
Fortis College-Smyrna White (2007-2015)
% Unknown races
Fortis College-Smyrna Ethnicity Breakdown GA 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. 0.58 0.65
Fortis College-Smyrna Diversity Score (2007-2015)

Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $14,576 is more than the state average of $13,896. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $14,576 $13,896
Fortis College-Smyrna In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 96% 93%
Fortis College-Smyrna % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2015)
Source: 2015 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Georgia public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,378 per year for in-state students and $4,300 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,896 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Georgia is 73%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Georgia 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 0.65, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Georgia is Georgia Perimeter College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.