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Fortis Institute in Scranton

Scranton, PA

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Fortis Institute in Scranton

Nursing, Medical, Healthcare & More

The FORTIS Institute in Scranton, Pennsylvania was formerly known as Allied Medical and Technical Institute.  FORTIS provides postsecondary education to traditional and nontraditional students through a variety of accredited diploma and degree programs.  If you live in the Wilkes Barre, Kingston or Carbondale areas, then consider FORTIS Institute for training programs in the nursing, medical, dental, and massage career fields.

Are you looking for a nursing program in Pennsylvania?  The Practical Nursing program at FORTIS Institute educates students for entry-level positions as a practical nurse.  The program offers classroom, laboratory and clinical experiences in a collaborative learning environment.  There are frequent class starts in the PN program at FORTIS.  Upon graduation, students in the Practical Nursing program are prepared to take the licensure exam to become a practical nurse.

Train for a career in Medical Assisting or an Expanded Function Dental Assisting at FORTIS Institute in Scranton, PA.  Bureau of Labor Statistics rank medical assistant and dental assistant among the fastest growing occupations nationally from now through 2018.  We offer other medical training programs including Medical Assistant Technician and Patient Care Technician as well as Medical Billing and Coding.  The Dental Hygiene program at FORTIS Institute Scranton prepares student for entry-level opportunities in the dental hygiene field.  Dental Hygiene is a well-regarded career field by many.

Develop your individual and professional growth and learn firsthand from our qualified instructors how to become tomorrow’s leaders in today’s world. FORTIS Institute in Scranton, PA can help you prepare for the challenges of today’s workplace and beyond. Gain the education you’ve been looking for and start living a brighter future.

Continuing Education Courses offered at this location

Programs vary by state and campus. Not all programs are offered at all locations. Contact local campus for accreditation information.

FORTIS Institute, Scranton is Accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC); Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) and Licensed by the State Board of Private Licensed Schools of Pennsylvania Department of Education.

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The following is a list of the programs offered at this campus subject to the gainful employment disclosure requirements. To display the information regarding each program, please use the drop down boxes to the right. The gainful employment information will be displayed along with the tuition and fees for each program

Associate Degree (CIP Code: 51.0602) Click here for gainful employment data.
Associate Degree (CIP Code: 51.0601) Click here for gainful employment data.
Diploma (CIP Code: 51.3501) Click here for gainful employment data.
Diploma (CIP Code: 51.0801) Click here for gainful employment data.
Diploma (CIP Code: 51.0801) Click here for gainful employment data.
Diploma (CIP Code: 51.0714) Click here for gainful employment data.
Diploma (CIP Code: 51.3902) Click here for gainful employment data.
Associate Degree (CIP Code: 51.3901) Click here for gainful employment data.

Close enough to commute?

Fortis Institute in Scranton, PA, is conveniently near these cities:

  • Dunmore, Pennsylvania
  • Carbondale, Pennsylvania
  • Kingston, Pennsylvania
  • Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
  • Back Mountain, Pennsylvania
  • Nanticoke, Pennsylvania
  • Hazleton, Pennsylvania
  • East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania
  • Berwick, Pennsylvania
  • Binghamton, New York
  • Port Jervis, New York
  • Forty Fort, Pennsylvania

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Fortis Institute in Scranton

517 Ash Street
Scranton, PA 18509

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