Fortis College-Houston in Houston

Houston, TX

Fortis College-Houston offers 18-degree programs. Student-to-faculty ratio is 30:1. 1 high safety campus. 17.5% are women, and 82.5% are men. The average annual total cost of attendance at Fortis College-Houston is 18760$, that is above national average. 67% of full-time Fortis College-Houston students completed their education program in 150 percent of time: graduation rate is above national average.

Average Annual Cost

Average annual cost includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses, minus the average grant/scholarship aid. Separate metrics have calculated for different institutions depends on calendar system and sector of the establishment (public or private).

The Fortis College-Houston is a private and academic-year institution, so it’s net price represents an average of all programs and includes only undergraduates who first enrolled in the fall term and receive Title IV aid. The total cost of attendance depends on whether undergraduates live on campus, off campus (not with family), or off campus (with family).

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$18,760
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By Family Income

Depending on the federal state, or institutional grant and available, Fortis College-Houston students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.

Family IncomeAverage cost
$0 - $30,000$18,628
$30,001 - $48,000$19,267
$48,001 - $75,000$20,343
$75,001 - $110,000$22,348
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Student charges

Historical tuition and fees

Historical books and supplies cost

Student charges by the largest programs

The estimated cost of the Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician (the 2d largest program, lasting 21 months) is $57,726 per year and $692,706 in total. Sterile Processing Technology/Technician is the third largest program at Fortis College-Houston, and it takes a full-time student 9 months to complete. This one will cost $11,877 per year and $142,524 for the full completion. The 4th largest with 18 months length Surgical Technology/Technologist will cost you $44,850 per year, $538,200 for the complete course.

Finance

Percent of students with financial aid

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41%

Types of financial aids

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318 of Fortis College-Houston undergraduates were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 74 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes Fortis College-Houston number 224 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in Texas.

Students at Fortis College-Houston awarded 5 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a any financial aid.

Students services

Career

Academic/career counseling service

Employment services for students

Living & meal

Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus

Institution provide on-campus housing

Institution provides board or meal plan

Veteran Services Available

Credit for military training

Disability services

3%

Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities

Does not offer distance education opportunities

Alternative tuition plans

Any alternative tuition plans offered by institution

Tuition payment plan

Tuition payment plan - a program that allows tuition to be paid in installments spread out over an agreed upon period of time, sometimes without interest or finance charges.

Graduation Rate

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67%
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Fortis College-Houston graduation rate is above the national average.

67% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to Fortis College-Houston completed the education program and got a degree in 150 percent of the expected time of completion.

The graduation rate value includes only programs that were completed less than six years for four-year degrees or less than three years for two-year degrees.

Graduation rate is the percentage of institution’s new-entering, first-time, first-year undergraduate students who complete their program within 150% of the published time for the program. Graduation rate excludes an extensive number of students. This index doesn’t take into account students of nontraditional enrollments - part-time students, students who enroll mid-year, and who transfer from one institution to another. So graduation rate alone can create a misleading perception. Completion rate in the form of total number of students receiving any types of awards/degrees creates a complete picture. Combining this data with graduation rate is a better way to compare educational institutions.

Student Body

The student-to-faculty ratio at Fortis College-Houston is 30:1, that means that for every 30 students the institution has one professor, lecturer or specialist with a degree in education. Lower student-to-faculty ratio is better - it means that professors can dedicate more time and attention to each student.

Student-to-faculty ratio

30:1
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Men/Women

Race/ethnicity breakdown

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Students enrollment in distance education

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In Fortis College-Houston the biggest percent of students are enrolled in on-campus courses.

Distance education location breakdown

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Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at Fortis College-Houston and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in not reported location.

Campus Safety

The percentage of crimes on Fortis College Houston South

The campus located by 1201 West Oaks Mall address in Houston, Texas.

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Fortis College Houston South in comparison of all branches in the US. It is calculated as the average percent of crimes yearly by five years of data for every campus, based on an overall number of students studying there. The branch is a part of Fortis College-Houston with 0.35% of maximum crimes a year. The only type of crimes detected on Fortis College Houston South is forcible sex offense.

Academic Programs

Number of degree programs offered

Fortis College-Houston offers 18 programs in total: 9 are for less than 1-year certificate programs and 9 are 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs.

This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 83 universities in Harris county. Fortis College-Houston is one of the few institutions in Harris that offers a less than 1-year certificate program.

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Total credit/contact hours

Here you can find the data on instructional activity in measured in total credit and/or contact hours delivered by institutions during a 12-month period. Also we shown the Texas state average data to help you compare.

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Fortis College-Houston provides coursework for undergraduate students оnly.

In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 429 students with 12870 сredit hours for 12-month instructional activity period.

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Location & Website

Address: 1201 West Oaks Mall

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Religious affiliation: Not applicable

Calendar system: Continuous

General Phone Number: +71326665946854

Institution is active in current year: 1

Institution's internet website address: fortiscollege.edu

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