Fortis Institute – Erie

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Fortis Institute-Erie Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(814) 838-7673
Website:www.fortis.edu
Type of School:2-year, Private for-profit
Apply Online:www.fortis.edu
Address:5757 W 26th St, Erie, PA 16506-1013
Setting:22
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:524
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:17 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:453 (86% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$15,306
Out-of-state Tuition:$15,306
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:99%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$6,548

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Fortis Institute-Erie Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Fortis Institute-Erie.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services3
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services3
Construction Trades2
Health Professions and Related Programs24
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians11
Personal and Culinary Services21
Precision Production11
Grand total616

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Fortis Institute-Erie.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Fortis Institute-Erie and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$15,306
Out-of-state$15,306
Books and supplies$1,135

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid7799%
Grant or scholarship aid6887%$6,548
Student loan aid7495%$9,468

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid48188%$5,867
Federal student loans39772%$7,614

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Fortis Institute-Erie. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Fortis Institute-Erie students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Fortis Institute-Erie Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment524
Undergraduate enrollment524
Graduate enrollment0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Fortis Institute-Erie Accreditation

This institution is accredited by

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
    • Medical Assistant Education (MAAB) - Private schools and programs
  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Hygiene (DH)
    • Dental Hygiene (DH)
    • Dental Hygiene (DH)
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers

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