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Fortis College - Indianapolis

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Gender Distribution
Average Salary after Graduating
Average Salary a Few Years after Graduating
Tuition + Fees
Undergrad Focus
Undergrad Retention Rate
Undergrad Size
Graduation Rate
Overview
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Tuition & Fees

$20,100

Average Salary in 10 Years

$24,700
Note: 10 years after enrolling at Fortis College - Indianapolis

Fortis College - Indianapolis is located in Indianapolis, Indiana. It is a small private for-profit school part of the Education Affiliates Inc. system and offers undergrad programs. It has 334 undergraduate students enrolled.

Popular majors include Health Professions and Related Programs and Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians. 56% of students graduate and go on to earn an average starting salary of $22,100.

About
🗺 9001 North Wesleyan Road Suite 101
Indianapolis, Indiana 46268
Mission Fortis College provides postsecondary career education to both traditional and nontraditional students through a variety of degree and diploma programs that assist students in enhancing their career opportunities and improving problem-solving abilities. Fortis College strives to develop within its students the desire for lifelong and continued education. At Fortis College, we believe in making an important contribution to the economic growth and social well-being of the Indianapolis metropolitan area. Here at Fortis, we strive to impart education that provides the community with graduates who possess the skills and knowledge needed to succeed in existing and emerging career occupations.
🌐 www.fortiscollege.edu
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Graduation Rate
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Graduation Rate

56%
within 6 years

Men Graduation Rate

63%

Women Graduation Rate

54%
Cost
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Can you afford to attend Fortis College - Indianapolis?

Average Cost After Financial Aid

$21,203
for one year
Source: Dept. of Education

Published Tuition & Fees

$20,100
Excludes housing Source: Dept. of Education

Out-of-State Cost: Tuition, Fees & Housing

$20,100
per year

In-of-State Cost: Tuition, Fees & Housing

$20,100
per year
How much debt will you graduate with?

Median Student Debt

$20,000
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

How much will you pay each month?

$213
Median debt expressed in 10-year monthly payments Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the median monthly payment a graduate of Fortis College - Indianapolis would expect to pay over 10 years.

The 3-year repayment rate is the percentage of students who are able to repay some of their student debt.

Why does this matter? A high rate means that students are making enough money so that they can pay down their student debt. A low rate means that students are having trouble paying down their loans.

Fortis College - Indianapolis Financial Aid

Students Receiving Financial Aid

81%
of students
Source: Dept. of Education

Students Receiving a Federal Student Loan

77%
of students
Source: Dept. of Education
Fortis College - Indianapolis Tuition and Room & Board

Out-of-State Tuition

Total Cost: $20,100
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

In-State Tuition

Total Cost: $20,100
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Career & Salary
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How much money will you make after graduating from Fortis College - Indianapolis?

Fortis College - Indianapolis students, on average, make $24,700 10-years after they start school (this is approximately 7-8 years after graduation).

Their salary grows by around 3% in the several years after graduation.

Average Earnings of Students from Fortis College - Indianapolis

Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Data is for the number of years after you start at Fortis College - Indianapolis. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.

How much will your income increase each year?

2.8%
in early to mid-career Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Based on average salary 6 years and 10 years after starting school at Fortis College - Indianapolis.

Median Earnings of Students from Fortis College - Indianapolis

Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, U.S. Dept of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Fortis College - Indianapolis.

Male Students: Average Earnings from Fortis College - Indianapolis

Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Fortis College - Indianapolis.

Female Students: Average Earnings from Fortis College - Indianapolis

Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Fortis College - Indianapolis.

Range of Salary Outcomes 10 Years After Starting at Fortis College - Indianapolis

Annual Salary (Years after Starting School) by Percentile
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Fortis College - Indianapolis.
Return on Education
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What's the return on the cost of your education?

Is it worth your money to attend Fortis College - Indianapolis? There are many ways to estimate the financial return on your education.

We use the 10-year average earnings (the 10 years start when you enroll, so if you attend a 4-year college, this would be approximately 6 years after you graduate) and the all in one year cost of attending the school. The all in cost is the sum of tuition, fees, and on-campus housing.

By comparing the two, you can get a sense if what the average graduate in early to mid career makes at least covers your cost of attending one year of school.

A higher number is better.

10-Year Average Salary vs. 1-Year Full Cost of School

1.2x
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the full-on cost of on year at Fortis College - Indianapolis. Salary is for the number of years after you start at Fortis College - Indianapolis. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.

10-Year Median Salary vs. 1-Year Full Cost of School

1.1x
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the full-on cost of on year at Fortis College - Indianapolis. Salary is for the number of years after you start at Fortis College - Indianapolis. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.

Tuition vs. Earnings

Annual Costs and Earnings
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Housing costs are for on-campus housing.
Teaching
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Student-Faculty Ratio

30
students per faculty
Graduate School
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Can you go to grad school at Fortis College - Indianapolis?

No
Highest degree: Associate's degree
Students
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Undergraduate Focus

100%

Undergrads

334

Total Students

334
undergrads and grad students

Students over 25

69%
Student Diversity
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Who will be your classmates?

Women

80%
of undergraduates

Men

20%
of undergraduates

Are there more men or more women?

Mostly Women

Fortis College - Indianapolis has significantly more female students than male students.

This means that for every 100 women, there are 25 men. Or that for every 100 men, there are 400 women.

Undergraduate Student Diversity at Fortis College - Indianapolis

Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

Student Age

Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
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What do students at Fortis College - Indianapolis study?

Fortis College - Indianapolis Popular Majors

Percent of Students
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

The most popular majors at Fortis College - Indianapolis are:

  1. Health Professions and Related Programs
  2. Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians
Approximately 100% of students choose to study one of these majors.
Student Satisfaction
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Will you be happy at Fortis College - Indianapolis?

Undergrad Full-Time Student Retention Rate

75%

Student retention rate is an indicator of student satisfaction. Retention rate is the percentage of students who continue to study at the college the following year.

Higher retention rates mean students tend to stay at the college, while lower retention rates students are unsatisfied and leave.

Fortis College - Indianapolis has a retention rate of 75% for full-time undergrads, which is neither high nor low.

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Undergraduate Transfers

47
14% of undergraduates

Transfer In Rate

Medium-Low

Fortis College - Indianapolis has around 47 students who transfer into the school each year. This is somewhat low at approximately 14% of total undergraduates.

Higher transfer in rates mean that students see Fortis College - Indianapolis as better than the college they were previously enrolled in. Higher rates also mean that there will be more new faces on campus.

Living in Indianapolis, Indiana
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City Violent Crime Rate per 100,000

1,334
in 2017
Source: FBI

City Rape Rate per 100,000

77
in 2017
Source: FBI
Politics in Indiana
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Presidential Election Results of 2016

Republican

Politically, Indiana tends to be More Republican. In the 2016 Presidential election, 38% of the state voted for the Democratic party, 57% voted for the Republican party, and 5% voted for neither.