Fortis College-Miami (Closed 2014)

19600 S Dixie Hwy
Cutler Bay, FL 33157
School Highlights

School Overview

    Fortis College-Miami(FL) Community College Avg.
    Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsFour or more years
    Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, non-profit

    Student Body

    • The Fortis College-Miami diversity score of 1.00 is more than the state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has grown by 270% over five years.
    Diversity Score1.000.60
    College Completion Rate (Year 2013)
    Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$24,100$30,300

    Finances and Admission

      % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (Year 2013)100%93%
      Median Debt for Graduates (Year 2013)$10,530$10,244
      Median Debt for Dropouts (Year 2013)$5,333$4,795
      Source: 2013 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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