Fortis College Reviews

Updated Jun 16, 2020

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2.6
29%
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Fortis College President & CEO, Education Affiliates Duncan M. Anderson (no image)
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72 Ratings
Pros
  • "I work with some really great people(in 8 reviews)

  • "Part time, interesting teaching topics(in 6 reviews)

Cons
  • "No raises the whole time I was there(in 17 reviews)

  • "Upper Management, President of the company, Nationals no idea we had an online division(in 7 reviews)

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  1. "Great place"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Work Study Student 

    I worked at Fortis College part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Small school with great people

    Cons

    A little expensive to go here

  2. "its a job"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Instructor in Dothan, AL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Fortis College full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    the students are the only real pro

    Cons

    not enough time off with rotating students in every 6 weeks

  3. "Great students"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Teacher 

    I worked at Fortis College part-time

    Pros

    Loved the freedom of teaching.

    Cons

    Constant turnover made consistency hard

  4. "Fast Paced"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Instructor in Centerville, OH
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Fortis College full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great students and schedule was semi-flexible

    Cons

    Managerial changes were very frequent

  5. "Reviews"

    1.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Instructor in Smyrna, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Fortis College part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    At this time I have no pros.

    Cons

    Most employees are part time so you don't have benefits. You have to deal with harassment and racism.

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  6. "Fortis...."

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Fortis College part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    The only reason I stayed as long as I have is because I want to help the students.

    Cons

    Too many cliques, upper management is about saving a penny anywhere they can no matter who it affects. The people make most of the decisions work from home in their pajamas and have never actually taught before or even stepped into a classroom to see what instructors go through.

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  7. "Low pay, given little respect and appreciation for a lot of hassle"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Instructor in Wayne, NJ
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Fortis College part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Part time, interesting teaching topics

    Cons

    Low pay, few hours, student and administration headaches and lack of support from administrators

  8. "Medical Assisting instructor"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Allied Health Instructor in Westerville, OH

    I have been working at Fortis College full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    decent benefits, good pay, good hours

    Cons

    administration, some coworkers will do whatever it takes to make you look bad

  9. "Discrimination"

    1.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Career Advisor in Orange Park, FL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Fortis College part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Opportunity to give back by interaction with the students

    Cons

    Racism and discrimination and no benefits

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  10. "Office Assistant"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant 

    I worked at Fortis College part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Learned how to perfect a filing system

    Cons

    The tasks got very repetitive

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