Fortis College-Cincinnati

11499 Chester Road Ste 200, Cincinnati
OH, 45246
Tel: (513)771-2795
453 students
Private for-profit

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School Highlights:
Fortis College-Cincinnati serves 453 students (100% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 20%.
Fortis College-Cincinnati is one of 17 community colleges within Hamilton County, OH.
The nearest community college is The Art Institute of Cincinnati (0.5 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Fortis College-Cincinnati 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 453 teachers has grown by 101% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
453 students
1,287 students
Fortis College-Cincinnati Total Enrollment (2007-2012)
# Full-Time Students
453 students
832 students
Fortis College-Cincinnati Full-Time Students (2007-2012)
Fortis College-Cincinnati sch enrollment Fortis College-Cincinnati sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
-
1%
% Asian
-
2%
Fortis College-Cincinnati Asian (2007-2008)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
1%
7%
Fortis College-Cincinnati Hispanic (2007-2012)
% Black
44%
12%
Fortis College-Cincinnati Black (2007-2012)
% White
53%
66%
Fortis College-Cincinnati White (2007-2012)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Fortis College-Cincinnati More (2011-2012)
Fortis College-Cincinnati sch ethnicity Fortis College-Cincinnati 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. 0.53 0.45
Fortis College-Cincinnati Diversity Score (2007-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $20,853 is more than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has grown by 63% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $20,853 is more than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 63% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $20,853 $5,845
Fortis College-Cincinnati In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $20,853 $10,047
Fortis College-Cincinnati Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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For Cincinnati public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,523 per year for in-state students and $8,788 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,852 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Cincinnati is 58%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

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