Fortis College-Phoenix

Tel: (602)254-3099
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 26 community colleges within Maricopa County, AZ.
  • The nearest community college to Fortis College-Phoenix is GateWay Community College (2.8 miles away).

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School Overview

  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 187% 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
Fortis College-Phoenix Total Faculty (2010-2016)

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 grown by 16% over five years.
Total Enrollment290 students6,476 students
Fortis College-Phoenix Total Enrollment (2010-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:139:1
Fortis College-Phoenix Student Staff Ratio (2010-2016)
# Full-Time Students290 students1,336 students
Fortis College-Phoenix Full-Time Students (2010-2016)
Fortis College-Phoenix Enrollment Breakdown AZ All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
Fortis College-Phoenix American Indian/Alaskan (2010-2016)
% Asian
Fortis College-Phoenix Asian (2010-2016)
% Hispanic
Fortis College-Phoenix Hispanic (2010-2016)
% Black
Fortis College-Phoenix Black (2010-2016)
% White
Fortis College-Phoenix White (2010-2016)
% Two or more races
Fortis College-Phoenix More (2011-2016)
% Unknown races
Fortis College-Phoenix Ethnicity Breakdown AZ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.750.65
Fortis College-Phoenix Diversity Score (2010-2016)
College Completion Rate
Fortis College-Phoenix Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2012-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$31,400$31,400
Fortis College-Phoenix Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2010-2013)

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
Fortis College-Phoenix In-State Tuition Fees (2011-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%81%
Fortis College-Phoenix % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2010-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$23,710$9,500
Fortis College-Phoenix Median debt for students who have completed (2010-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$9,383$5,022
Fortis College-Phoenix Median debt for students who have not completed (2010-2015)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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Phoenix community colleges have a diversity score of 0.68, which is higher than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Phoenix is The Refrigeration School. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.