Fortis College-Winter Park

  • At Fortis College, we pride ourselves in providing postsecondary career education to both traditional and nontraditional students through a variety of degree and diploma programs. These programs are designed to assist students in enhancing their career opportunities and improving problem-solving abilities. Fortis College also strives to develop within its students the desire for lifelong and continued education. We provide an educational process that offers a change-oriented approach giving graduates the skills and knowledge needed to succeed in existing and emerging career occupations.
School Highlights
  • Fortis College-Winter Park serves 14 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 31%.
  • Fortis College-Winter Park is one of 13 community colleges within Orange County, FL.
  • The nearest community college to Fortis College-Winter Park is Adventist University of Health Sciences (1.3 miles away).

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Fortis College-Winter Park places among the top 20% of community colleges in Florida for:

School Overview

    Fortis College-Winter Park(FL) Community College Avg.
    Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsFour or more years
    Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, non-profit
    Total Faculty- staff37 staff
    This chart display total faculty of Fortis College-Winter Park and community college average number of faculty in FL by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.

    Student Body

    • The student population of Fortis College-Winter Park has stayed relatively flat over five years.
    • The Fortis College-Winter Park diversity score of 0.58 is less than the state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
    Total Enrollment14 students1,142 students
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    Student : Teacher Ratio0:138:1
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    # Full-Time Students14 students487 students
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    This chart display the Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of Fortis College-Winter Park.This chart display community college average Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of FL.
    % Asian
    -
    2%
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    % Hispanic
    22%
    24%
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    % Black
    58%
    17%
    This chart display the percentage of Black students in Fortis College-Winter Park and the percentage of Black community college students in FL by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
    % White
    20%
    69%
    This chart display the percentage of White students in Fortis College-Winter Park and the percentage of White community college students in FL by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
    % Two or more races
    -
    2%
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    % Non Resident races
    -
    2%
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    This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fortis College-Winter Park.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in FL.
    Diversity Score0.580.60
    This chart display the diversity score of Fortis College-Winter Park and the community college average diversity score of FL by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
    College Completion Rate
    56%
    59%
    This chart display completion rates for First-Time of Full-Time students of Fortis College-Winter Park and community college average completion rates for First-Time of Full-Time students of FL by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
    Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$22,600$30,300
    This chart display average graduate earnings (10 Years) of Fortis College-Winter Park and community college average graduate earnings (10 Years) of FL by year, disaggregated by student subgroups with the latest 2012-13 school year data.

    Finances and Admission

    • The private state tuition of $3,500 is less than the state average of $15,054. The private state tuition has declined by 79% over four years.
    Private State Tuition Fees$3,500$15,054
    This chart display tuition fees for an in-state student of Fortis College-Winter Park and the private community college average tuition fees for an in-state student of FL by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid96%93%
    This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Fortis College-Winter Park and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in FL by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
    Median Debt for Graduates$16,500$11,875
    This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Fortis College-Winter Park and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in FL by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
    Median Debt for Dropouts$9,167$6,334
    This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Fortis College-Winter Park and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in FL by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
    Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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