Fortis College-Salt Lake City

Tel: (801)713-0915
School Highlights
  • Fortis College-Salt Lake City serves 371 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the state community college average of 30:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 21%.
  • Fortis College-Salt Lake City is one of 9 community colleges within Salt Lake County, UT.
  • The nearest community college to Fortis College-Salt Lake City is Stevens-Henager College (Murray) (2.4 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 500% over five years.
Fortis College-Salt Lake City(UT) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty24 staff34 staff
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Total Faculty (2010-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of Fortis College-Salt Lake City has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Fortis College-Salt Lake City diversity score of 0.46 is more than the state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment371 students914 students
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Total Enrollment (2010-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:130:1
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Student Staff Ratio (2010-2016)
# Full-Time Students371 students270 students
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Full-Time Students (2010-2016)
# Part-Time Students-644 students
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Part-Time Students (2010-2011)
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Enrollment Breakdown UT All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Fortis College-Salt Lake City American Indian/Alaskan (2010-2016)
% Asian
3%
2%
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Asian (2010-2016)
% Hispanic
17%
7%
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Hispanic (2010-2016)
% Black
1%
2%
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Black (2010-2016)
% White
71%
79%
Fortis College-Salt Lake City White (2010-2016)
% Hawaiian
3%
1%
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Hawaiian (2011-2016)
% Two or more races
2%
1%
Fortis College-Salt Lake City More (2012-2016)
% Unknown races
2%
5%
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Ethnicity Breakdown UT All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.460.37
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Diversity Score (2010-2016)
College Completion Rate
56%
56%
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2012-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$25,000$32,700
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2010-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $14,097 is less than the state average of $14,781. The private state tuition has grown by 11% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$14,097$14,781
Fortis College-Salt Lake City In-State Tuition Fees (2010-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid89%89%
Fortis College-Salt Lake City % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2011-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$16,519$19,629
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Median debt for students who have completed (2010-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$6,334$6,625
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Median debt for students who have not completed (2010-2015)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Salt Lake City private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,905 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Salt Lake City community colleges have a diversity score of 0.55, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Salt Lake City is Eagle Gate College-Murray. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.