N/A

Tuition

N/A

Cost of Attendance

$66,361

Net Price

Fortis College Tuition and Fees

Fortis College is known for offering a wide range of programs in a variety of streams, providing quality education to students. Compared to the tuition fees charged at most colleges, the cost of education at FC is quite moderate. The 2020 - 2021 official data shows that the estimated average cost for students pursuing undergraduate courses at Fortis College comes to around $14,811, which includes tuition and other expenses as well. The books and supplies cost $978, while the other expenses add up to $4,995.

Total Cost of Attendance

Coming to the cost of attendance, students need to understand that the tuition fee is just a single aspect of the expenses that come under the overall cost of attending the university. There are several other expenses that are involved in the cost of attending the university, which primarily includes housing, dining, textbooks, supplies, and the cost of living. For students attending the university, the total tuition and fees for one year add up to about $14,811. Other than that, they will need to shell out an amount of $978 for books and supplies, $6,570 for room and boarding charges, and $4,995 toward other expenses on average in a year. Hence, based on this information, the overall cost of attending the college adds up to around $27,354 per year.

Average Net Price by Family Income

Net Price

$66,361

Family Income

Avg. Net Price

$0 to $30,000

$66,539

$30,001 to $48,000

$66,395

$48,001 to $75,000

$67,591

$75,001 to $110,000

NA

$110,000+

NA

As for the net cost for attending FC, the actual amount depends on the annual family income of the candidate. The net price is nothing but the actual amount that a student is required to pay in a year. Generally, the higher the family income of the candidate, the higher is the net amount to be paid. Simply put, the family income of the candidate is a key factor in determining the net amount. At FC, the average net price is estimated to be $17,564. Candidates whose annual family income is less than $30,000 will have to pay a net amount of $17,297. For the individuals whose income is somewhere between $30,001 and $48,000, the amount comes to $17,954. Meanwhile, the net price stands at $19,396 for the $48,001-$75,000 income bracket and at $21,935 for an income between $75,001 and $110,000. This amount adds up to $21,435 for students whose annual family income is more than $110,000.

Student Loans

Example Loans

$42,664

Stafford Loan Interest

4.5%

Time to Pay off Student Loan

N/A

Example monthly payment

$443

Total interest paid

$10,467

Sum of Loan Payments

$53,131

To have a realistic understanding of how much it will cost to study at Fortis College here is an example one can consider to estimate the payment amounts one will incur with a student loan. Take a loan of $42,664 for example. This will result in a $5,313 payment to be made each year. We can assume that the interest rate is 4.5% post any refinancing or consolidation activities with a NA repayment plan. Then the total payment made towards the loan is $53,131 which is $10,467 in addition to the principal amount, which constitutes the interest payment made throughout the life of the loan.

Undergraduate Tuition and Fees

For students pursuing undergraduate courses at Fortis College, the tuition and fees are estimated to be $14,811 per year. Moreover, the applicants must also pay an amount of $6,570 towards room and boarding charges. In view of this information, the estimated total cost for undergraduate students at FC adds up to $27,354.

Cost Per Credit Hour

DegreeYearCost per Credit hour
Graduate2018 - 2019N/A
Undergraduate2018 - 2019N/A

The cost per credit hour – the total program cost divided by the total number of credit hours of the program – that the student has to pay to attend Fortis College varies between graduate and undergraduate degrees. The cost per credit hour for the graduate courses at the college sits at $113.

Campus Housing Expenses

Moving on to the housing and related charges, students who wish to stay off-campus will have to pay around $11,565 per year. Notably, there are no on-campus lodging facilities available for students at the college. The room and boarding charges for the university’s off-campus students come to around $6,570. In addition to that, the candidates will have to pay an amount of about $978 for books and supplies. The other expenses that students need to plan for come to around $4,995 for candidates who live off-campus.

Campus Housing Expenses

Housing & Other Expenses

Room & Boards

On Campus

N/A

Off Campus

N/A

Housing & Other Expenses

Other Expenses

On Campus

N/A

Off Campus

N/A

Housing & Other Expenses

Book & Supplies

On Campus

N/A

Off Campus

N/A

Moving on to the housing and related charges, students who wish to stay off-campus will have to pay around $11,565 per year. Notably, there are no on-campus lodging facilities available for students at the college. The room and boarding charges for the university’s off-campus students come to around $6,570. In addition to that, the candidates will have to pay an amount of about $978 for books and supplies. The other expenses that students need to plan for come to around $4,995 for candidates who live off-campus.

Online Degree Programs, Tuition and Cost Per Credit Summary

Degree TypeTotal Average TuitionAverage Tuition Per Credit
Associate $27,605 NA

Fortis College offers 6 online programs across 3 Majors.

Projected Price for a 4 year degree

As per official data, the current projected cost for a four-year bachelor's degree, along with the living expenses, at the college is estimated to be around $137,357. To note, the total expenses for undergraduate students stood at $17,564 for 2018-2019, $66,361 for 2017-2018, and $134,152 for 2016-2017.

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