Fortis College-Salt Lake City

3949 S 700 E Ste 150
Salt Lake City, UT 84107-0000
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 31:1.
  • 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 10 community colleges within Salt Lake County, UT.
  • The nearest community college is Stevens-Henager College (Murray) (2.40 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 200% 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 staff24 staff
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Total Faculty (2010-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 371 has grown by 14% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.46 is more than the state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has grown by 15% over five years.
Total Enrollment371 students914 students
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Total Enrollment (2010-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:131:1
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 ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.0.460.37
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$16,520$19,630
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 scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.55, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Salt Lake City is Eagle Gate College-Murray. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.