• At Fortis College, we pride ourselves in providing postsecondary career education to both traditional and nontraditional students through a variety of degree and diploma programs. These programs are designed to assist students in enhancing their career opportunities and improving problem-solving abilities. Fortis College also strives to develop within its students the desire for lifelong and continued education. We provide an educational process that offers a change-oriented approach giving graduates the skills and knowledge needed to succeed in existing and emerging career occupations.

School Highlights

Fortis College-Cuyahoga Falls serves 575 students (99% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the state community college average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 28%.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 575 students
  • Private-state tuition: $13,533
  • Student:teacher ratio: 11:1
  • Minority enrollment: 48%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

Fortis College-Cuyahoga Falls ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Ohio for:

Category
Attribute
Completion Rates

School Overview

The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 86% over five years.
Fortis College-Cuyahoga Falls
(OH) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Not applicable, not in Carnegie universe (not accredited or nondegree-granting)
Associates Colleges
Institution Level
At least 2 but less than 4 years
Four or more years
Institution Control
Private for-profit
Public
Total Faculty
54 staff
91 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Fortis College-Cuyahoga Falls has grown by 9% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The Fortis College-Cuyahoga Falls diversity score of 0.63 is more than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has grown by 36% over five years.
Total Enrollment
575 students
1,173 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
17:1
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# Full-Time Students
567 students
552 students
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# Part-Time Students
8 students
768 students
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This chart display the Full-time students and Part-time students enrollment breakdown of Fortis College-Cuyahoga Falls.
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# Enrollment Undergraduate
766 students
239 students
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
567 students
552 students
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# Full-Time Graduate Students
n/a
8 students
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
8 students
782 students
# Part-Time Graduate Students
n/a
3 students
Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
299 students
% Asian
9%
2%
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% Hispanic
1%
5%
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% Black
29%
12%
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% White
52%
72%
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% Two or more races
5%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Two or more races students in Fortis College-Cuyahoga Falls and the percentage of Two or more races community college students in OH by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
% Non Resident races
n/a
1%
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% Unknown races
3%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.63
0.46
This chart display the diversity score of Fortis College-Cuyahoga Falls and the community college average diversity score of OH by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years)
56%
22%
This chart display completion rates for First-Time of Full-time students of Fortis College-Cuyahoga Falls and community college average completion rates for First-Time of Full-time students of OH by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in 4 years or more than 4 years)
n/a
1.83%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$25,000
$31,900
This chart display average graduate earnings (10 Years) of Fortis College-Cuyahoga Falls and community college average graduate earnings (10 Years) of OH by year, disaggregated by student subgroups with the latest 2012-13 school year data.

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $13,533 is less than the state average of $13,933. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees
$13,533
$13,933
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
96%
89%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Fortis College-Cuyahoga Falls and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in OH by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates
$16,519
$20,581
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Fortis College-Cuyahoga Falls and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in OH by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts
$6,334
$7,090
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Fortis College-Cuyahoga Falls and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in OH by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Acceptance Rate
n/a
73%
SAT Reading
n/a
460
SAT Math
n/a
475
SAT Writing
n/a
465
ACT Composite
n/a
21
ACT English
n/a
20
ACT Math
n/a
20
Source: 2021 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Fortis College-Cuyahoga Falls cost?

Fortis College-Cuyahoga Falls's private state tuition is approximately $13,533.

What is Fortis College-Cuyahoga Falls's ranking?

Fortis College-Cuyahoga Falls ranks among the top 20% of community college in Ohio for: Diversity in US community colleges and Highest completion rates.

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 575 students
  • Private-state tuition: $13,533
  • Student:teacher ratio: 11:1
  • Minority enrollment: 48%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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