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 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 staff24 staff
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Total Faculty (2010-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 371 has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same 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 stayed relatively flat 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
Fortis College-Salt Lake City American Indian/Alaskan (2010-2016)
% Asian
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Asian (2010-2016)
% Hispanic
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Hispanic (2010-2016)
% Black
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Black (2010-2016)
% White
Fortis College-Salt Lake City White (2010-2016)
% Hawaiian
Fortis College-Salt Lake City Hawaiian (2011-2016)
% Two or more races
Fortis College-Salt Lake City More (2012-2016)
% Unknown races
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
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

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 1,692 students | 2.40 Mi383 W Vine St
    Salt Lake City UT  84123
  • Eagle Gate College-Murray
    Private, for profit
    238 students | 3.00 Mi5588 South Green Street
    Salt Lake City UT  84123
  • 30,248 students | 3.70 Mi4600 S Redwood Rd
    Salt Lake City UT  84123
  • 131 students | 5.20 Mi405 South Main Street-Ste 130
    Salt Lake City UT  84111
  • 217 students | 5.20 Mi3280 W 3500 S
    West Valley City UT  84119
Recent Articles
December 21, 2017
Many students start their academic careers at a community college, hoping to transfer to a four-year university, but find themselves missing the mark. Thankfully, a new report surveying university leaders provides ideas on how to help students make the transfer successfully.
December 21, 2017
Learn about the research that shows how participation in community college boosts student performance and success.
December 21, 2017
Learn about the controversy surrounding community colleges' admission policies regarding undocumented immigrants.
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 0.67. The most diverse community college in Salt Lake City is Eagle Gate College-Murray. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.