Fortis College-Cincinnati

11499 Chester Road Ste 200
Cincinnati, OH 45246-0000
Tel: (513)771-2795
School Highlights
  • Fortis College-Cincinnati serves 471 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the state community college average of 27:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
  • Fortis College-Cincinnati is one of 13 community colleges within Hamilton County, OH.
  • The nearest community college is AIC College of Design (0.50 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 30% over five years.
Fortis College-Cincinnati(OH) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty28 staff35 staff
Fortis College-Cincinnati Total Faculty (2008-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 471 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment471 students734 students
Fortis College-Cincinnati Total Enrollment (2008-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio17:127:1
Fortis College-Cincinnati Student Staff Ratio (2008-2016)
# Full-Time Students471 students450 students
Fortis College-Cincinnati Full-Time Students (2008-2016)
Fortis College-Cincinnati Enrollment Breakdown OH All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
Fortis College-Cincinnati Asian (2008-2009)
% Hispanic
Fortis College-Cincinnati Hispanic (2008-2013)
% Black
Fortis College-Cincinnati Black (2008-2016)
% White
Fortis College-Cincinnati White (2008-2016)
% Two or more races
Fortis College-Cincinnati More (2012-2013)
% Unknown races
Fortis College-Cincinnati Ethnicity Breakdown OH All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.540.44
Fortis College-Cincinnati Diversity Score (2008-2016)
College Completion Rate
Fortis College-Cincinnati Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2011-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$27,700$31,400
Fortis College-Cincinnati Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $15,124 is more than the state average of $13,841. The private state tuition has declined by 19% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$15,124$13,841
Fortis College-Cincinnati In-State Tuition Fees (2008-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%92%
Fortis College-Cincinnati % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2009-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$12,960$21,959
Fortis College-Cincinnati Median debt for students who have completed (2008-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$6,334$7,090
Fortis College-Cincinnati Median debt for students who have not completed (2008-2015)
Acceptance Rate100%75%
Fortis College-Cincinnati Percent Admitted (2008-2012)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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