- The teacher population of 13 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
|Fortis College-Largo||(FL) Community College Avg.|
|Institution Level||Four or more years||Four or more years|
|Institution Control||Private, for profit||Private, non-profit|
|Total Faculty||13 staff||37 staff|
|Total Enrollment||207 students||1,142 students|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||16:1||38:1|
|# Full-Time Students||207 students||487 students|
|% Non Resident races||-|
|% Unknown races|
|College Completion Rate|
|Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)||$22,600||$30,300|
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS
- College Location Mi. Students
- 32,681 students | 0.80 Mi6021 142nd Ave N
Clearwater,  FL  33760
- 439 students | 3.30 Mi1199 East Bay Drive
Largo,  FL  33770
- 862 students | 4.90 Mi11101 Roosevelt Boulevard N., Suite 100
Saint Petersburg,  FL  33716
- 958 students | 15.30 Mi7702 Woodland Center Blvd Suite 100
Tampa,  FL  33614
- 537 students | 15.70 Mi3319 W Hillsborough Ave
Tampa,  FL  33614
We continue to report on the ongoing saga in the California community college system. Schools are now opening for fall semester with fewer courses due to serious budget cuts, and students are feeling the academic pain.
The role of community colleges in the world of higher education has expanded over the years and, as the country works to recover from the coronavirus pandemic, they may be more important now than ever. Read on to learn more about the changing role of community colleges.
Colleges across the country are struggling to recover from the massive upheaval to the 2019-20 semester wrought by COVID-19. Housing refunds and slashed budgets are bound to have long-term impacts for the institutions that survive. Some experts suggest community colleges may be the best equipped to ride out the storm and may have the greatest impact in helping America recover.