Heritage Institute-Ft Myers (Closed 2016)

6630 Orion Drive, Suite 200
Fort Myers, FL 33912
School Highlights
  • Heritage Institute-Ft Myers serves 738 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the state community college average of 38:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 31%.
  • Heritage Institute-Ft Myers is one of 2 community colleges within Lee County, FL.
  • The nearest community college to Heritage Institute-Ft Myers is Florida SouthWestern State College (2.7 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Heritage Institute-Ft Myers(FL) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty39 staff37 staff
Number of Programs Offered710

Student Body

  • The student population of Heritage Institute-Ft Myers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
  • The Heritage Institute-Ft Myers diversity score of 0.65 is more than the state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment738 students1,142 students
Student:Teacher Ratio19:138:1
# Full-Time Students738 students487 students
% Hispanic
39%
24%
% Black
18%
17%
% White
41%
69%
% Two or more races
2%
2%
Diversity Score0.650.60
College Completion Rate (Year 2015)
69%
59%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$23,400$30,300

Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (Year 2015)87%91%
    Median Debt for Graduates (Year 2015)$13,233$11,875
    Median Debt for Dropouts (Year 2015)$4,750$6,334
    Source: 2015 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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