Heritage Institute-Ft Myers

6630 Orion Drive, Suite 200
Fort Myers, FL 33912
Tel: (239)936-5822
738 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights
Heritage Institute-Ft Myers serves 738 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the state community college average of 36:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 54%.
Heritage Institute-Ft Myers is one of 4 community colleges within Lee County, FL.
The nearest community college is ITT Technical Institute-Fort Myers (2.30 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 30% over five years.
College Heritage Institute-Ft Myers (FL) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years Four or more years
Institution Control Private for-profit Private for-profit
Total Faculty 39 staff 34 staff
Number of Programs Offered 7 n/a

Student Body

The student population of 738 has declined by 22% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 738 students 634 students
Student:Teacher Ratio 19:1 36:1
# Full-Time Students 738 students 468 students
% Hispanic
39%
24%
% Black
18%
17%
% White
41%
46%
% Two or more races
2%
2%
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. 0.65 0.69

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 87% 91%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Florida public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,280 per year for in-state students and $10,202 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,179 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Florida is 78%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Florida 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 0.69, which is higher than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in Florida is Golf Academy of America-Altamonte Springs. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.