Heritage Institute-Ft Myers

6630 Orion Drive Suite 200
Fort Myers, FL 33912
Tel: (239)936-5822
678 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights:
Heritage Institute-Ft Myers serves 678 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is lower than the community college average of 38:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 57%.
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 24 teachers has declined by 36% over five years.
College Heritage Institute-Ft Myers 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
61 staff
Heritage Institute-Ft Myers Total Faculty (2007-2013)
Number of Programs Offered 6 7

Student Body

The student population of 678 has declined by 5% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has increased from 24:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is less than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 678 students 1,296 students
Heritage Institute-Ft Myers Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 28:1
21:1
Heritage Institute-Ft Myers Student Staff (2007-2013)
# Full-Time Students 678 students
814 students
Heritage Institute-Ft Myers Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
Heritage Institute-Ft Myers Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
27%
21%
Heritage Institute-Ft Myers Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
22%
15%
Heritage Institute-Ft Myers Black (2006-2013)
% White
48%
51%
Heritage Institute-Ft Myers White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
3%
3%
Heritage Institute-Ft Myers More (2009-2013)
Heritage Institute-Ft Myers 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. 0.65 0.68
Heritage Institute-Ft Myers Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 86%
89%
Heritage Institute-Ft Myers % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Florida public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $7,198 per year for in-state students and $11,659 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,553 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Florida is 72%. 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 0.71, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Florida is Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Orlando. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.