Fortis College-Centerville

555 E Alex Bell Rd
Dayton, OH 45459-2712
Tel: (937)433-3410
  • For over 50 years, RETS Tech Center has enabled thousands of students to achieve their professional and personal goals in business, medical, and technology related industries.
School Highlights
  • Fortis College-Centerville serves 1,645 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the state community college average of 28:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
  • Fortis College-Centerville is one of 7 community colleges within Montgomery County, OH.
  • The nearest community college is Advertising Art Educational Services DBA School of Advertising Art (2.50 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 81 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Fortis College-Centerville(OH) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty81 staff34 staff
Fortis College-Centerville Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 1,645 has declined by 29% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.57 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has grown by 62% over five years.
Total Enrollment1,645 students755 students
Fortis College-Centerville Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio20:128:1
Fortis College-Centerville Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students1,645 students471 students
Fortis College-Centerville Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
Fortis College-Centerville Enrollment Breakdown OH All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
-
1%
Fortis College-Centerville Asian (2007-2009)
% Hispanic
1%
3%
Fortis College-Centerville Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
11%
12%
Fortis College-Centerville Black (2007-2016)
% White
32%
73%
Fortis College-Centerville White (2007-2016)
% Unknown races
56%
10%
Fortis College-Centerville Ethnicity Breakdown OH 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.0.570.44
Fortis College-Centerville Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
60%
31%
Fortis College-Centerville Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2012)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$31,400$31,400
Fortis College-Centerville Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $17,201 is more than the state average of $13,873. The private state tuition has grown by 39% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$17,201$13,873
Fortis College-Centerville In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%92%
Fortis College-Centerville % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$23,710$21,960
Fortis College-Centerville Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$9,383$7,090
Fortis College-Centerville Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • RETS Tech Center believes that the value of an education should be measured by the career it prepares a student for. Comprehensive career services are essential to helping guide students in their career choice, and graduates in their job search. RETS Tech Center provide hands-on training for the most in demand careers. RETS Tech Center provides education solutions for people just like you. RETS gives you the personalized attention you deserve to achieve your career and educational goals. RETS Tech Center offers degree and program in Computer Office and Business Technology, Electronic Engineering Technology, Heating, Ventilating, AC and Refrigeration, Medical Assisting, Medical Coding Specialist, Practical Nursing, Associate Degree in Nursing, Paralegal and Travel & Tourism. RETS Tech Center is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology (ACCSCT).

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Did You Know?
For Dayton private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,917 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Dayton 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 0.44, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Dayton is Fortis College-Centerville. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.