16506 Community Colleges

  • For the 2020 school year, there is 1 top community college in 16506, Erie, Pennsylvania, serving 652 students.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is less than the state average of 25:1.

16506, PA Community Colleges (2020)

  • College Location Students
  • Fortis Institute-Erie
    Private, for profit
    5757 W 26th St
    Erie PA  16506
    (814)838-7673

    652 students
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