Fortis College - Miami (Technical Career Institute)
7757 West Flagler St, Suite 230, Miami, FL
- FAFSA School Code: 030542
- Phone: (305) 717-7000 x4814
- School Homepage
- Phone: (305) 261-5511
Financial Aid Office
- Phone: (305) 261-5511
Fortis College, as well as Fortis Institute, is a system of schools owned and operated by Education Affiliates, Inc. to provide a variety of career education programs for potential students. Originally known as Bohecker College, the school has expanded to more than forty campuses in fourteen states, having unified under the Fortis umbrella. Fortis also offers access to programs through its online arm.
Fortis schools provide up to date facilities and career assistance services to ensure that students are prepared and motivated for their entry into the work force. Once a student chooses a program, he or she will be given instruction by qualified and experienced professionals who provide a practical training atmosphere to ensure students are acclimated to the nature of their work. Small class sizes also ensure access to teachers and a more personalized education.
Programs offered include:
- Pharmacy Technician
- Business Administration
- Computer Networking Technology
Fortis College - Miami is located at 7757 West Flagler St, Suite 230 in the city of Miami. This campus has graduated about two thousand students in the last several years. This campus offers student services in the form of remedial education courses for licensure preparation or admissions requirements and post-graduation job placement options. To learn more, including the school's consumer disclosures, by visiting fortis.edu.
Below is a list of areas of study that may be available for students. Any linked program will direct you to the respective program's profile page which provides general educational requirements and possible career paths.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (Ph.D.,M.D.,...)
Health and Clinical Professions
- Medical Assistant (A, C)
- Medical Office Administration (A, C)
- Emergency Medical Technology (A, C)
- Pharmacy Technician (C)
- Dental Assistant (A, C)
Business and Marketing Studies
Mechanic and Repair Technology
- Computer Installation and Repair Technology (A, C)
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The overall cost students will pay at this school is approximately $10,300 after scholarships, grants and other forms of aid are taken into consideration. To calculate a more personalized cost check out their cost calculator here. There may be an application fee required, please check with this school for more information. Student who wish to obtain more information regarding financial aid may contact the school's financial aid office at (305) 261-5511, which has information regarding types of aid, forms and more. The figures listed are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Tuition is estimated to be around $13,000 per year
- Required fees for full-time students: $110
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||100%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||100%||$7,919|
|Receiving Student Loans||100%||$4,285|
Note: The estimated default rate of students taking federal student loans in 2009 was around 4%.
Other Career Colleges Nearby
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Fortis College - Miami.
- Florida Education Institute in Miami, FL (2 miles away)
- New Professions Technical Institute in Miami, FL (4 miles away)
- Compu - Med Vocational Careers Corp in Hialeah, FL (7 miles away)
- Everest Institute - Kendall in Miami, FL (8 miles away)
- University of Fort Lauderdale in Lauderhill, FL (27 miles away)
IPEDS Survey 2008-2011: Data obtained from the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS). Data may vary depending on school and academic year.