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Fortis College-Largo

Fortis College-Largo is an Associate's college with 279 students located in Largo, FL.

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Selectivity
Offers Associate Degrees, Open Admissions

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Student Life

Student Life

Student Body

Total Undergraduates 279
Gender 27% Male / 73% Female
Socio-Economic Diversity 85% 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 27%
Hispanic/Latino 4%
Ethnicity Unknown 53%
Black or African American 14%
Asian 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%

Student Services

  • Career And Alumni Services
  • Libraries
  • Remedial Coursework

Academics

Academics

Popular Majors

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse (100%), Medical Insurance Specialist/Medical Biller (0%), Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other (0%)

Majors Offered

Bachelor's

Any instructional program in registered nursing, nursing administration, nursing research, and clinical nursing not listed above.

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.
Nurse Practitioners
Diagnose and treat acute, episodic, or chronic illness, independently or as part of a healthcare team. May focus on health promotion and disease prevention. May order, perform, or interpret diagnostic tests such as lab work and x rays. May prescribe medication. Must be registered nurses who have specialized graduate education.

Associates

A program that prepares individuals to perform and manage the medical and health insurance operations in a medical office, health care facility, health maintenance organization, or insurance provider. Includes instruction in health and medical insurance processes; health insurance law, policy, and regulations; insurance records and paperwork administration; insurance office administration; health/medical insurance software applications; personnel supervision; business mathematics; billing and collection procedures; medical terminology; and communications skills.

Job Opportunities:

Medical Secretaries
Perform secretarial duties using specific knowledge of medical terminology and hospital, clinic, or laboratory procedures. Duties may include scheduling appointments, billing patients, and compiling and recording medical charts, reports, and correspondence.

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 Commission of Career Schools and Colleges
Full-time Faculty 19
Student : Faculty Ratio 13 : 1
Faculty Gender (% Male : Female) 26 : 73
Percentage of Faculty Members
Non-Tenure Track Faculty 94
No Status Faculty 5

Admissions

Admissions

Selectivity

Selectivity Score: 22/100
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Finance

Finance

Average Net Tuition

The average student pays $10,323 for tuition, fees, and other expenses, after grants and scholarships.

Household Income Real Cost
$0-$30K $10,569
$30K-$48K $9,631

Sticker Price

Total stated tuition is $21,200, in-state and on-campus, before financial aid.

On-Campus Off-Campus
Stated Tuition $21,200 Same as On-Campus
Fees $1,800 Same as On-Campus
Housing N/A $2,650
Books $1,858 $1,858
Total (before financial aid) $24,858 $27,508

Students Receiving Aid

90% of students receive some form of financial aid.

Undergrads Receiving Aid Average Aid Amount
Federal Loans 80% $9,787
Federal Scholarships/Grants 90% $4,664
Other Federal Grants 5% $300
Pell Grants 85% $4,921
State and Local Scholarships/Grants 5% $3,500
Student Loans 80% $9,787

Financial Aid Websites

Learn more about financial aid at http://fortiscollege.edu.

Estimate the net price for you at http://www.fortisedu.info/.

Alumni and Outcomes

Alumni and Outcomes

Graduation Rates

46% of students graduated in six years.

100% of full time students continued studying at this school after freshman year.

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