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246 Stoneridge Dr Ste 101
Columbia , South Carolina 29210

Disability Resource Office

246 Stoneridge Dr Ste 101
Columbia, SC 29210
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About Fortis College-Columbia

Fortis College-Columbia is a for-profit, private university located in Columbia, South Carolina. Established with the aim of providing quality education to students seeking technical career paths, the university offers a range of programs that can be completed in just two years. With a strong commitment to accessibility, Fortis College-Columbia strives to make education accessible to a diverse group of students.

Located in the vibrant city of Columbia, the university benefits from its surroundings, which provide numerous opportunities for academic, professional, and personal growth. Columbia, the state capital, serves as a hub of cultural, political, and economic activity, creating an environment that is conducive to learning and personal development.

One of the notable features of Fortis College-Columbia is its focus on providing career-focused education. The university offers programs in various fields, including healthcare, business, and information technology, designed to equip students with the skills and knowledge necessary to succeed in their chosen professions. The programs are carefully crafted to meet the demands of the job market and prepare students for entry-level positions upon graduation.

The healthcare programs at Fortis College-Columbia are particularly renowned. With a growing demand for healthcare professionals, the university recognizes the importance of training individuals capable of making a difference in the field. The healthcare programs include practical hands-on training and comprehensive coursework that enables students to gain a solid foundation in their chosen healthcare field.

In addition to its academic offerings, Fortis College-Columbia places great emphasis on providing a supportive and nurturing learning environment. The university’s faculty consists of experienced professionals who bring real-world knowledge and expertise into the classroom. They are dedicated to helping students achieve their full potential and are committed to their success.

Fortis College-Columbia also understands the importance of accessibility in education. By providing flexible class schedules and online learning options, the university ensures that students can pursue their education while balancing other commitments, such as work and family responsibilities. This dedication to accessibility enables a wider range of individuals to pursue their educational goals and opens up opportunities for career advancement.

The surrounding area of Columbia offers numerous opportunities for students to engage in extracurricular activities and immerse themselves in the local community. There are a variety of cultural attractions, including museums, theaters, and art galleries, providing students with the chance to explore and appreciate the rich history and vibrant arts scene of the city. Additionally, the city hosts various community events and festivals throughout the year, allowing students to experience the local culture and traditions.

Furthermore, Columbia serves as a hub for industry, providing students with access to internships and job opportunities in various sectors. This proximity to potential employers enhances the university’s mission of equipping students with the skills needed to succeed in their chosen fields.

Overall, Fortis College-Columbia stands as an institution committed to providing quality education and career training in a supportive and accessible environment. With its diverse program offerings, dedicated faculty, and vibrant surroundings, the university offers students the foundation they need to embark on successful professional journeys.

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Disability Accommodations

Services Provided

      • Notetaking Assistance
      • Exam Accomodations
      • Alternate Learning Material Formats (e-text, large print, etc.)
      • Scribe Services
      • Qualified Readers
      • Assistive technologies (screen readers, voice input, etc.)
      • Qualified Sign Language Interpreters
      • Text-Based Accommodations (CART or C-Print)

      Services Provided

          • Degree Curriculum Substitutions
          • Priority Enrollment
          • Reduced courseload
          • Medical leave
          • Residence Hall Accommodations

          Campus Accessibility

          Accessible Level

              • Student Health Services
              • Mental Health Support Services
              • The library(ies)
              • Institution Online Platforms
              • Recreational and Athletic Facilities
              • Student Community Center and Other Common Gathering Areas
              • Primary Educational Facilities Used for Classes
              • Entertainment and Event Facilities
              • On-Campus Transit
              • Close Off-Campus Transit
              • Student Housing
              • Essential Administrative Offices (financial aid, registration, students services, career counseling, etc.)

              Services Provided

                  • Dietary Meal Plan Accommodations
                  • Service and Emotional Support Animals
                  • Study Abroad Program Accommodations
                  • Internship, Externship, Field Placement, or other For-Credit, Off-Campus Work Experience Accommodations