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Lincoln Technical Institute - Somerville

5 Middlesex Ave, Somerville, MA

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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 easy access to teachers and a more personalized education.

Programs offered include:

  • Nursing
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Business Administration
  • Computer Networking Technology
  • HVAC

Somerville Location

The Somerville branch of Lincoln Educational Services is located at 5 Middlesex Ave. This campus has graduated close to a thousand students over the past few years. This campus provides services for students in the form of post-graduation job placement opportunities, career guidance to help students define their goals, and flexible scheduling for those with irregular schedules. To learn more, including the school's consumer disclosures, by visiting lincolntech.com.

Programs Offered

Lincoln Technical Institute - Somerville have offered the programs listed below. Not all programs currently offered by this school may be listed below. Students may contact the school at (617) 776-3500 to confirm programs or obtain additional information.

Medical Assistant (56 Hours)

The medical assistant program takes about ten months for most students to complete.

Program Details:

  • Estimated tuition and fees: $16,000*
  • Estimated cost of required books and supplies are around $1,000*
  • Former students had a loan repayment rate of around 27%**
  • Student loans borrowed for this program total about $9,900**
  • Last year, more than 200 students completed this program
  • The medical assistant program takes about 10 months to complete

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Pharmacy Technician (35 Hours)

The pharmacy technician program takes about seven months for most students to complete.

Program Details:

  • Estimated tuition and fees: $14,000*
  • Cost of required supplies and books: $610*
  • Graduates in repayment, have an estimated repayment rate of 44%**
  • $8,200 is the average amount of student loans borrowed for this program**
  • Students complete this program in usually 7 months

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Medical Office Assistant (41 Hours)

Medical office assistant program takes approximately ten months to complete.

Program Details:

  • Estimated tuition and fees: $16,000*
  • The estimated cost of books or supplies required is $1,330*
  • The length of the medical office assistant program is about 10 months

Law and Justice Administration (60 Hours)

Law and justice administration program takes approximately nine months to complete.

Program Details:

  • Estimated tuition and fees: $13,000*
  • The estimated cost of books or supplies required is $2,000*
  • $7,100 is the average amount of student loans borrowed for this program**
  • Last year, more than 90 students completed this program
  • The length of the law and justice administration program is about 9 months

More detailed information and school listings are available through our law and justice administration degree page.

Information Technology (49 Hours)

The information technology program takes about eleven months for most students to complete.

Program Details:

  • Estimated tuition and fees: $18,000*
  • Cost of required supplies and books: $1,640*
  • Students who complete this program take, on average, $10,900 in student loans**
  • More than 60 students completed this program in the previous reported year
  • Students complete this program in usually 11 months

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Massage Therapy (35 Hours)

Massage therapy program takes approximately nine months to complete.

Program Details:

  • Estimated tuition and fees: $14,000*
  • Estimated cost of required books and supplies are around $690*
  • Former students had a loan repayment rate of around 32%**
  • The massage therapy program takes about 9 months to complete

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Notes:
*Amounts for tuition, fees, and supplies are an estimate which are calculated based on historical data and should be solely used for informational purposes only.
**Repayment rates and student loan balances are estimates and should be treated as informational tools only, contact the school for official information.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The net cost of this school is close to $10,800 annually, after the various types of aid, including scholarships and grants, are taken into consideration. In order to calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance check out their cost calculator here. Students wishing to apply to Lincoln Technical Institute - Somerville must pay an application fee of $50. The financial figures shown on this page provide information regarding costs and fees at this school, these numbers may change in a given year due to a variety of factors.

Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.

Tuition & Fees Information

Alternate Tuition Plan Options Available

  • Some programs may have tuition rates that will remain the same as the first year for up to five years.

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 StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid94%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships84%$4,753
Receiving Student Loans83%$7,545

Note: The estimated default rate of students taking federal student loans in 2009 was around 26%.

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