Fortis Institute-Forty Fort

166 Slocum Street, Forty Fort
PA, 18704-2936
Tel: (570)288-8400
166 students
Private for-profit

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Allied Medical & Technical Institute provides an opportunity for organizations to hire the graduates of our schools who have completed quality, people-oriented, post-secondary career training. These graduates are capable of utilizing those skills in the business world, resulting in a positive impact for themselves and the businesses they are associated with.
School Highlights:
Fortis Institute-Forty Fort serves 166 students (100% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 25%.
Fortis Institute-Forty Fort is one of 2 community colleges within Luzerne County, PA.
The nearest community college is Luzerne County Community College (8.5 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Fortis Institute-Forty Fort 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

Student Body

The student population of 166 teachers has declined by 43% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 50:1 has decreased from 59:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 50% over five years.
Total Enrollment
166 students
1,287 students
Fortis Institute-Forty Fort Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
166 students
832 students
Fortis Institute-Forty Fort Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
Fortis Institute-Forty Fort sch enrollment Fortis Institute-Forty Fort sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Fortis Institute-Forty Fort Asian (2007-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
6%
7%
Fortis Institute-Forty Fort Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
9%
12%
Fortis Institute-Forty Fort Black (2006-2012)
% White
85%
66%
Fortis Institute-Forty Fort White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Fortis Institute-Forty Fort sch ethnicity Fortis Institute-Forty Fort sta ethnicity
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. 0.27 0.45
Fortis Institute-Forty Fort Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $14,930 is more than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has grown by 30% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $14,930 is more than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 30% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $14,930 $5,845
Fortis Institute-Forty Fort In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $14,930 $10,047
Fortis Institute-Forty Fort Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Allied Medical & Technical Institute is at the forefront of career education in Northeast Pennsylvania. Our facilities and programs are continually being enhanced so we can offer you the best education that will get you the career training you need to enter today's job market with confidence. The Forty Fort campus of Allied Medical & Technical Institute is located in a lovely residential area of Wyoming Valley, which has served the Greater Wilkes-Barre area since 1984. The location of the Forty Fort campus makes it easily accessible from Rt. 81 and the Pennsylvania Turnpike. Our school is comprised of a friendly admissions and administrative staff and experienced instructors. We offer hands-on training that offers our students an interesting and enjoyable learning experience. Our Forty Fort campus is proud of its history of providing a skilled workforce to the Greater Wilkes-Barre area for over 20 years. Programs offered at the Forty Fort campus includes Business Administration/Accounting, ECG/Phlebotomist/Lab Assistant, Massage Therapy, Medical Assistant, Medical Assistant Technician, Medical Transcriptionist/Insurance Billing Specialist and Pharmacy Technician. The college is accredited by Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology (ACCSCT) and licensed by the State Board of Private Licensed Schools of Pennsylvania Department of Education.

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