Fortis College-Phoenix

School Highlights
  • Fortis College-Phoenix serves 290 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the state community college average of 39:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 48%.
  • Fortis College-Phoenix is one of 25 community colleges within Maricopa County, AZ.
  • The nearest community college to Fortis College-Phoenix is GateWay Community College (2.8 miles away).

Top Placements

Fortis College-Phoenix places among the top 20% of community colleges in Arizona for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Fortis College-Phoenix(AZ) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty23 staff66 staff

Student Body

  • The student population of Fortis College-Phoenix has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Fortis College-Phoenix diversity score of 0.75 is more than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment290 students6,476 students
Student:Teacher Ratio13:139:1
# Full-Time Students290 students1,336 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
4%
4%
% Asian
1%
3%
% Hispanic
40%
27%
% Black
19%
6%
% White
19%
52%
% Two or more races
5%
2%
% Unknown races
11%
5%
Diversity Score0.750.65
College Completion Rate (Year 2015)
64%
18%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$31,400$31,100

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $13,527 is less than the state average of $15,559. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$13,527$15,559
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%81%
Median Debt for Graduates (Year 2015)$23,710$9,500
Median Debt for Dropouts (Year 2015)$9,383$5,022
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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