Fortis College-Tampa

3910 US Hwy 301 N Suite 200
Tampa, FL 33619
Tel: (813)620-1446
11 students
Private for-profit
Webster College's mission is to offer students the opportunity to develop both the technical knowledge and the personal skills vital to employment in the ever-changing world of business.
School Highlights:
Fortis College-Tampa serves 11 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of -92%.
Fortis College-Tampa is one of 8 community colleges within Hillsborough County, FL.
The nearest community college is Everest University-Brandon (0.7 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 3 teachers has declined by 91% over five years.
Fortis College-Tampa Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
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 3 staff
59 staff
Fortis College-Tampa Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 11 teachers has declined by 91% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has decreased from 6:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 7% over five years.
Total Enrollment
11 students
1,282 students
Fortis College-Tampa Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
22:1
Fortis College-Tampa student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
11 students
810 students
Fortis College-Tampa Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
Fortis College-Tampa Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
3%
2%
Fortis College-Tampa Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
21%
7%
Fortis College-Tampa Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
51%
12%
Fortis College-Tampa Black (2006-2013)
% White
18%
57%
Fortis College-Tampa White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
8%
2%
Fortis College-Tampa More (2010-2013)
Fortis College-Tampa 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. 0.63 0.53
Fortis College-Tampa Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $18,606 is more than the state average of $5,742. The in-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $18,606 is more than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $18,606 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $18,606 $10,294
Fortis College-Tampa Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 97%
89%
Fortis College-Tampa % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Webster College is a Senior college accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS) to award certificates, diplomas, associate degrees and bachelor's degrees. The Accrediting Council is identified as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the United States Department of Education. Its accreditation of degree-granting institutions is also recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. At Webster College, our specialty is career-focused training designed to provide you with maximum job placement potential in a short amount of time. We offer day and evening classes so you may design a class schedule that works with your lifestyle. At Webster College, your future is our business - and so is your career search preparation. Our Career Services Department is dedicated to the future success of each graduate. Career Services Directors assist students with developing Professional Career, resume, cover letter and reference sheet preparation, creating their professional portfolio, polishing interviewing skills, career guidance and planning and networking with local businesses. Located on the Gulf of Mexico in the Tampa Bay area, Pasco is part of a nine-county region referred to as the "Nature Coast." Within Pasco County, there are more than 100 square miles of managed recreational facilities, including parks, four artificial reefs (one made up of surplus military tanks), more than 25 golf courses, and three State-designated canoe trails. The possibilities to enjoy the outdoors and nature are unlimited.

Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Tampa Everest University-Brandon
    Private for-profit
    3924 Coconut Palm Dr
    Tampa, FL 33619
    (813)621-0041
    0.7  Mi  |  4876  students
  • Tampa Remington College-Tampa Campus
    Private not-for-profit
    6302 E. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd Ste 400
    Tampa, FL 33619
    (813)935-5700
    1.5  Mi  |  190  students
  • Tampa Sanford-Brown Institute-Tampa
    Private for-profit
    5701 E. Hillsborough Ave.
    Tampa, FL 33610
    (813)621-0072
    2  Mi  |  294  students
  • Temple Terrace Florida College
    Public
    119 N Glen Arven Ave
    Temple Terrace, FL 33617
    (813)988-5131
    4  Mi  |  558  students
  • Tampa Hillsborough Community College
    Public
    39 Columbia Drive
    Tampa, FL 33606
    (813)253-7000
    6.6  Mi  |  26590  students
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