LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. — Fortis Institute, a leading post-secondary education institution, has arrived in the greater Trenton area. The school, which is part of a network of 28 colleges and institutes that offers career-based certificate, diploma and degree-granting programs in 10 states, recently opened its newest campus at 2572 Brunswick Pike, Suite 100 in Lawrenceville, N. J.

Fortis Institute currently is enrolling students for the first quarter of classes at the campus, which begin January 10, 2011. Initial course offerings will encompass training for candidates wishing to become dental assistants, medical assistants, medical insurance billing and coding specialists and heating, ventilation, air-conditioning, and refrigeration (HVACR) systems specialists.

“We are excited to open our new modern and fully equipped facility and believe it will be a strong educational resource for the community, showcasing Lawrenceville as a leader in educational opportunities that help meet the growing demand for quality professionals,” said School Director Tim Rodgers.

As part of the Fortis network, the Lawrenceville campus benefits from expanded resources, enhanced expertise, access to higher level educational program offerings and technology, and the strength in numbers an affiliation with dozens of other campuses brings.

Fortis is a network of post-secondary colleges and institutes that prepares students for powerful lifelong learning opportunities and career growth through powerful hands-on immersion and a practical approach to learning. It is leading the movement among career-oriented colleges to offer more, higher level programs so students acquire skills to grow and be successful in a changing job market, while giving them the flexibility to pursue their studies in Fortis classrooms or online at their convenience.

The Fortis educational process provides graduates with tools for establishing professional goals and achieving success in existing and emerging professions. Fortis students are able to select from enhanced course offerings backed by the resources of a strong educational network that is committed to quality education and dedicated to helping place students on desired career paths.

About Fortis Institute, Lawrenceville Campus
Fortis Institute offers the following programs: Dental Assistant, Medical Assistant, Medical Insurance Billing and Coding and Heating, Air-Conditioning, and Refrigeration Systems (HVACR). The campus can be reached at 609-512-2560.

About Fortis
A leading post-secondary network of colleges and institutes that engages students in a powerful learning and training experience for lifelong growth, Fortis offers career-based certificate, diploma and degree-granting programs at 28 schools in 10 states. Fortis College and Fortis Institute campuses prepare students for in-demand careers in healthcare, business and technology and various trades. Fortis also offers online learning platforms for many of its programs. Each Fortis campus is accredited by a nationally recognized body. Program offerings and accreditations vary by campus. Fortis also is affiliated with the Denver School of Nursing, St. Paul’s School of Nursing, MedVance Institute, All State Career School, Medix, Tri-State Business Institute and Berdan Institute.

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