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Fortis College-Tampa

Fortis College-Tampa is an Associate's college with 39 students located in Tampa, FL.

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Selectivity
Offers Associate Degrees, Open Admissions

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Student Life

Student Life

Student Body

Total Undergraduates 39
Gender 5% Male / 95% Female
Socio-Economic Diversity 72% of students received Pell Grants, which are provided by the U.S. government to students from middle and lower income families. It gives you an idea of a school’s socio-economic diversity.
Ethnic Diversity
Percentage
White 33%
Multi-racial 2%
Hispanic/Latino 18%
Ethnicity Unknown 3%
Black or African American 41%
Asian 2%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%

Student Services

  • Academic Support Services: learning center remedial instruction study skills assistance tutoring writing center
  • Computer Services: computer center, libraries wireless network available
  • Counseling Services: career counseling financial aid counseling placement services for graduates adult (re-entering) student services/programs veteran's counselor
  • Facilities
  • Special Needs Services: wheelchair accessibility
  • Specialty Programs (ROTC, Accelerated Programs, Professional Development, etc.): independent study
  • Transfer In Services
  • Transfer Out Services

Academics

Academics

Popular Majors

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse (92%), Medical/Clinical Assistant (7%)

Majors Offered

Associates

A program that prepares individuals, under the supervision of physicians, to provide medical office administrative services and perform clinical duties including patient intake and care, routine diagnostic and recording procedures, pre-examination and examination assistance, and the administration of medications and first aid. Includes instruction in basic anatomy and physiology; medical terminology; medical law and ethics; patient psychology and communications; medical office procedures; and clinical diagnostic, examination, testing, and treatment procedures.

Job Opportunities:

Medical Assistants
Perform administrative and certain clinical duties under the direction of a physician. Administrative duties may include scheduling appointments, maintaining medical records, billing, and coding information for insurance purposes. Clinical duties may include taking and recording vital signs and medical histories, preparing patients for examination, drawing blood, and administering medications as directed by physician.

A program that generally prepares individuals in the knowledge, techniques and procedures for promoting health, providing care for sick, disabled, infirmed, or other individuals or groups. Includes instruction in the administration of medication and treatments, assisting a physician during treatments and examinations, Referring patients to physicians and other health care specialists, and planning education for health maintenance.

Job Opportunities:

Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary
Demonstrate and teach patient care in classroom and clinical units to nursing students. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.
Registered Nurses
Assess patient health problems and needs, develop and implement nursing care plans, and maintain medical records. Administer nursing care to ill, injured, convalescent, or disabled patients. May advise patients on health maintenance and disease prevention or provide case management. Licensing or registration required.

Administration & Faculty

Campus President Mark Gutmann
Accredited by Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools
Full-time Faculty 21
Student : Faculty Ratio 13 : 1
Faculty Gender (% Male : Female) 19 : 80
Percentage of Faculty Members
Non-Tenure Track Faculty 100

Admissions

Admissions

Selectivity

Selectivity Score: 22/100
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Selectivity

Admission Considerations

Very Important: State Residency, Standardized Test Scores, Interview, Alumni Relation

Admissions Websites

Finance

Finance

Average Net Tuition

The average student pays $29,700 for tuition, fees, and other expenses, after grants and scholarships.

Household Income Real Cost
$0-$30K $29,287
$30K-$48K $30,552
$48K-$75K $32,456
$75K-$110K $34,009

Sticker Price

Total stated tuition is $18,486, in-state and on-campus, before financial aid.

On-Campus Off-Campus
Stated Tuition $18,486 Same as On-Campus
Fees $120 Same as On-Campus
Housing N/A $9,243
Books $1,596 $1,596
Total (before financial aid) $20,202 $29,445

Students Receiving Aid

86% of students receive some form of financial aid.

Undergrads Receiving Aid Average Aid Amount
Federal Loans 97% $7,596
Federal Scholarships/Grants 72% $5,040
Other Loans 3% $10,000
Pell Grants 72% $5,040
State and Local Scholarships/Grants 14% $1,931
Student Loans 97% $7,953

Financial Aid Websites

Learn more about financial aid at http://www.fortis.edu/financialaid.php.

Estimate the net price for you at http://www.fortisedu.info/cig-tampa-florida.php.

Alumni and Outcomes

Alumni and Outcomes

Graduation Rates

11% of students graduated on time.

60% of students graduated in six years.

28% of full time students continued studying at this school after freshman year.

Rankings

WalletHub

#45 The Best and Worst College Cities and Towns in America
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