Richmond, VA 23230
Fortis College-Richmond is one of the 16 private 2-year, for-profit colleges in Virginia. Its campus is small in size and located in a suburb in Richmond. The institution offers only undergrad degree programs.
Every year 47% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.
Virginia School of Technology's in-state tuition for 2017-2018 academic year was $13,731, and fees were $628. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $13,731 and $628 respectively.
|Campus LocaleLarge Suburb|
|Student to Faculty Ratio15:1|
|Is Admission OpenNo|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|On Campus Housing-|
Nursing Programs Offered
The Fortis College has multiple campuses. Programs vary by state and campus. Not all programs are offered at all locations, each has its own accreditation which can be known by inquiring from accreditation information.
Nursing Program prepares students for entry level jobs in the nursing professions. The program offers a curriculum with theoretical, laboratory and clinical components. The theoretical portion of the program guides the clinical practice portion which provides students with hands on practical experience.
Clinical practice is offered at hospitals and healthcare facilities affiliated with Fortis. Students who successfully complete the program are eligible to apply to sit for the National Council Licensure Examination to be licensed as a Practical Nurse. Admissions Requirements - All applicants to the program are required to complete an application to the program.
All complete applications will be evaluated by the admission committee which will make final decision in regards to acceptance to the program.
- A high school diploma or a GED equivalency certificate is required
- Official transcripts
- Three references (to be mailed to the program)
- Scores from a Nursing Entrance Test (All applicants are required to sit for the pre-admission entrance test)
- Students accepted into the program are expected to submit to an annual physical examination including screening for tuberculosis, immunization series including proof of Measles, Mumps and Rubella and Hepatitis B, Td and Varicella and a criminal background check.
Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)
|Number of Graduates|
|Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years||2||8|
NCLEX-RN Passrate History
NCLEX-RN passrate history of Fortis College-Richmond as reported by Virginia state board of nursing.
NCLEX-PN Passrate History
NCLEX-PN passrate history of Fortis College-Richmond as reported by Virginia state board of nursing.
In addition to the college's admission requirements each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).
Cost to Attend
In 2017-2018 academic year, 96% of Fortis College-Richmond's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.
|Students Receiving Aid||Average Amount/Student|
|Other Federal Grant||65%||$219|
|State Grant & Scholarships||--||--|
|Institutional Grant & Scholarships||66%||$77|
|Federal Student Loans||88%||$9,374|
$22,224Average Net Price/year
Average Net Price by Family Income
|Less than $30,000$22,157|
|$30,001 to $48,000$24,372|
|$48,001 to $75,000$25,492|
|$75,001 to $110,000$26,650|
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This scholarship has been donated by Leslie and Virginia Fiur to a nursing student with a disability.
Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Virginia state board of nursing.