Heritage Institute-Ft Myers

6630 Orion Drive, Suite 200
Fort Myers, FL 33912
Tel: (239)936-5822
738 students
Pivate, 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 declined by 18% 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 Pivate, for profit Private for-profit
Total Faculty 39 staff 34 staff
Heritage Institute-Ft Myers Total Faculty (2007-2014)
Number of Programs Offered 7 n/a

Student Body

The student population of 738 has declined by 10% 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 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 6% over five years.
Total Enrollment 738 students 634 students
Heritage Institute-Ft Myers Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 36:1
Heritage Institute-Ft Myers Student Staff Ratio (2007-2014)
# Full-Time Students 738 students 468 students
Heritage Institute-Ft Myers Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
Heritage Institute-Ft Myers Enrollment Breakdown FL All Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
Heritage Institute-Ft Myers Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
Heritage Institute-Ft Myers Black (2006-2014)
% White
Heritage Institute-Ft Myers White (2006-2014)
% Two or more races
Heritage Institute-Ft Myers More (2010-2014)
Heritage Institute-Ft Myers Ethnicity Breakdown FL 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. 0.65 0.70
Heritage Institute-Ft Myers Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 87% 91%
Heritage Institute-Ft Myers % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Florida public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,074 per year for in-state students and $11,427 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,020 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Florida is 82%. 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 0.70, which is higher than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Florida is Johnson & Wales University-North Miami. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.