- 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
Against massive budget cuts, community colleges have been forced to take drastic measures, including cutting entire programs ranging from the culinary arts to athletics.
Many students enroll in community college with the intent of transferring to a four-year school. Of those who do, many succeed, and yet traditional colleges and universities continue to overlook them. Read on to learn more about why more community college students don’t transfer schools and to receive some tips for making the transfer yourself.
Community college is the only option for many students who either can’t afford a traditional four-year university or who need a more flexible school environment. Just because community college is different, however, doesn’t mean that its students matter any less. The Aspen Prize exists to encourage community colleges to do more for their students and to continually strive for improvement.