Fortis College-Phoenix places among the top 20% of community colleges in Arizona for:
- The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
|Fortis College-Phoenix||(AZ) Community College Avg.|
|Institution Level||At least 2 but less than 4 years||At least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs|
|Institution Control||Private, for profit||Private, non-profit|
|Total Faculty||23 staff||66 staff|
|Total Enrollment||290 students||6,476 students|
|# Full-Time Students||290 students||1,336 students|
|% American Indian/Alaskan|
|% Two or more races|
|% Unknown races|
|College Completion Rate (Year 2015)|
|Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)||$31,400||$31,100|
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS
- The nearest community college to Fortis College-Phoenix is GateWay Community College (2.8 miles away).
- College Location Mi. Students
- 5,950 students | 2.80 Mi108 N. 40th Street
Phoenix,  AZ  85034
- 912 students | 3.10 Mi4210 E Washington Street
Phoenix,  AZ  85034
- 12,107 students | 3.40 Mi1202 W Thomas Rd
Phoenix,  AZ  85013
- 20,215 students | 4.80 Mi2323 W 14th St
Tempe,  AZ  85281
- 4,287 students | 5.00 Mi7050 S 24th Street
Phoenix,  AZ  85042
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