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Fortis College, Houston South

Houston, TX

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Fortis College, Houston South

Nursing, Medical, Healthcare & More

The FORTIS College in Houston, Texas - South provides career education and training to the people of the greater Houston metro area in the healthcare and medical fields.  If you live in Houston, Texas and are looking for medical career training programs, then consider those offered at FORTIS College.  Houston is a great city in which to live, play and learn, and we hope you will choose FORTIS College to pursue your dream of a career in healthcare or nursing.

FORTIS College in Houston, TX - South offers healthcare and medical career training including programs in Medical Assisting, Medical Billing and Coding Specialist, Medical Office Administration, Sterile Processing Technician and Surgical Technology.  Given the fact that our population continues to age and grow, the opportunities and prospects for those with skills in patient care, medical insurance billing and medical office management will continue to grow for the next decade. 

Fortis College Houston South campus is now enrolling for an associate degree program in Healthcare Management, which can improve the career trajectory of those who are already working in healthcare. This bridge program is designed for recent graduates of a medical or allied health program at Fortis, a local community college or another vocational school. Students can prepare for a variety of jobs in healthcare management, including Home Health Services, Clinic Operations, Medical Office Management, and much more.

The Sterile Processing Technician program in Houston trains students in medical terminology and the procedures to keep surgical instruments contaminant-free.  In the Surgical Technology program, you can learn how to perform a variety of tasks as a critical member of the surgical team assisting surgeons and nurses at the operating table to be prepared for an entry-level position as a surgical technician in Texas upon graduation.  Both are exciting career fields that FORTIS can help you enter.

The Texas economy has encountered ups and downs over the years but our population continues to grow.  Every building you see in the Houston area will require HVAC service for its systems for heating and cooling.  The Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration program at our Houston South campus prepares students to become HVAC technicians and HVAC installers upon graduation.  Talented and ambitious people in the Skilled Trades like the lifestyle living and working in the HVAC industry in Texas.  Let FORTIS help you get the skills to join them.

With the training you can receive at FORTIS College in Houston, Texas - South, you can be ready to begin your career in the healthcare field upon graduation from our college.

Our Houston, Texas - South campus is just a short drive from Sugar Land, Missouri City & Pearland.

FORTIS College Houston South was formerly known as MedVance Institute before joining the network of FORTIS Colleges and Institutes in 2011.

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 College is is accredited by Council on Occupational Education, 7840 Roswell Road, Building 300, Suite 325, Atlanta, GA 30350, Telephone: 770-396-3898 / FAX: 770-396-3790 and is licensed to operate by the Texas Workforce Commission Career Schools and Colleges, 101 East 15th Street, Austin 78778-0001, (512) 936-3100. The Surgical Technology program has programmatic accreditation through the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP), 1361 Park Street, Clearwater, FL 33756; phone (727) 210-2350.

Student Complaint Policy Notice

This school has a Certificate of Approval from the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC).
The TWC-assigned school number is: S 0582 (FORTIS COLLEGE)

The school’s programs are approved by TWC, as well as (C O E) Council on Occupational Education, the (BON) Texas Board of Nursing) and (CAAHEP) Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs..

Students must address their concerns about this school or any of its educational programs by following the grievance process outlined in the school’s catalog. 

Students dissatisfied with this school’s response to their complaint or who are not able to file a complaint with the school, can file a formal complaint with TWC, as well as with other relevant agencies or accreditors, if applicable.

Information on filing a complaint with TWC can be found on TWC’s Career Schools and Colleges Website at Mail correspondence to: Texas Workforce Commission, 101 East 15th St, 226T, Austin, TX 78778. Telephone  (512) 936-3100.

Information on filing a complaint with COE can be found on their Website at Mail correspondence to: Council on Occupational Education 7840 Roswell Road, Building 300, Suite 325, Atlanta, GA 30350. Telephone (770) 396-3898.

Information on filing a complaint with the BON can be found on their Website at . Mail correspondence to: 333 Guadalupe St, Suite 3-460, Austin, TX 78701. Telephone (512) 305-7400.

Information on filing a complaint with the CAAHEP can be found on their Website at . Mail correspondence to: 1361 Park Street, Clearwater, FL 33756; Telephone (727) 210-2350


Consumer Information & Gainful Employment Disclosures - Fortis College, Houston South

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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

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: 51.0710) Click here for gainful employment data.
Diploma (CIP Code: 51.1012) Click here for gainful employment data.
Diploma (CIP Code: 51.0909) Click here for gainful employment data.

Close enough to commute?

Fortis College, Houston South, TX, is conveniently near these cities:

  • Bellaire, Texas
  • Hunter's Creek Village, Texas
  • Missouri City, Texas
  • West University Place, Texas
  • Bunker Hill Village, Texas
  • Mission Bend, Texas
  • Four Corners, Texas
  • Sugar Land, Texas
  • Satsuma, Texas
  • Brookside Village, Texas

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Fortis College, Houston South

1201 West Oaks Mall
Houston, TX 77082

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