Fortis Institute-Scranton

517 Ash Street, Scranton
PA, 18509-2903

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School Highlights:
Fortis Institute-Scranton serves 364 students (91% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 25%.
Fortis Institute-Scranton is one of 6 community colleges within Lackawanna County, PA.
The nearest community college is Lackawanna College (0.6 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Fortis Institute-Scranton 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 364 teachers has grown by 28% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from 142:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.33 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has grown by 37% over five years.
Total Enrollment
364 students
1,303 students
Fortis Institute-Scranton Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
332 students
834 students
Fortis Institute-Scranton Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 32 students
1,040 students
Fortis Institute-Scranton Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Fortis Institute-Scranton sch enrollment Fortis Institute-Scranton sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Fortis Institute-Scranton Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
9%
7%
Fortis Institute-Scranton Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
8%
11%
Fortis Institute-Scranton Black (2006-2012)
% White
81%
66%
Fortis Institute-Scranton White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
-
2%
Fortis Institute-Scranton More (2008-2010)
Fortis Institute-Scranton sch ethnicity Fortis Institute-Scranton 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. 0.33 0.44
Fortis Institute-Scranton Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $24,438 is more than the state average of $5,890. The in-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $24,438 is more than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $24,438 $5,890
Fortis Institute-Scranton In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $24,438 $10,047
Fortis Institute-Scranton Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Percent Admitted 97%
78%
Fortis Institute-Scranton Percent Admitted (2006-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Lackawanna, PA 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 0.43, which is lower than the national average of 0.44. The most diverse community college in Lackawanna, PA is Lackawanna College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.