Harrison College-Evansville

Tel: (812)476-6000
233 students
Public institution
Since 1902, Indiana Business College, a post-secondary, proprietary educational institution, has been providing men and women with the skills necessary to attain a career in business, industry, and the public sector.
School Highlights:
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Harrison College-Evansville serves 233 students (68.67% of students are full-time).
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The college's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
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Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
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Harrison College-Evansville is one of 2 community colleges within Vanderburgh County, IN.
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The nearest community college is Ivy Tech Community College-Southwest (4.48 miles away).

School Overview

Harrison College-Evansville Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 233 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.38 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 233 students 1,294 students
Harrison College-Evansville Total Enrollment (2009-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 26:1 21:1
# Full-Time Students 160 students
822 students
Harrison College-Evansville Full-Time Students (2009-2013)
# Part-Time Students 73 students
1,025 students
Harrison College-Evansville Part-Time Students (2009-2013)
Harrison College-Evansville Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
Harrison College-Evansville Hispanic (2009-2013)
% Black
Harrison College-Evansville Black (2009-2013)
% White
Harrison College-Evansville White (2009-2013)
% Two or more races
1% 2%
Harrison College-Evansville Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.38 0.53
Harrison College-Evansville Diversity Score (2009-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $12,135 is more than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $12,135 is more than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $12,135 $5,694
Out-State Tuition Fees $12,135 $10,252
Percent Admitted 57%
Harrison College-Evansville Percent Admitted (2009-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

For over 100 years, Indiana Business College's number one goal has been to educate students and have them become productively employed. The college has developed an enviable reputation as a dedicated two-year Associate of Applied Science degree granting institution graduating students from job-oriented programs into successful careers. The IBC Evansville campus is located on the northeastern side of the city. This eastern side of the county is the most desirable location as far as access to jobs, shopping and housing. IBC Evansville is the campus to attend for students who live in Illinois, Kentucky, or southwestern Indiana, who are interested in pursuing careers in business or medical related industries. Programs offered at the IBC Evansville campus includes Accounting (A.A.S. Degree), Accounting Assistant (Diploma), Administrative Assistant (A.A.S. Degree), Business Administration (A.A.S. Degree), Business and Information Technology (A.A.S. Degree), Computer Network Technician (Certificate), Medical Assistant (A.A.S. Degree), Medical Billing (A.A.S. Degree), Medical Coding Technology (A.A.S. Degree), Medical Office Assistant (Diploma) and Office Assistant (Diploma). Indiana Business College is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award Certificates, Diplomas and Associate of Applied Science Degrees.

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Did You Know?
For Indiana public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $7,038 per year for in-state students and $9,280 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,459 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Indiana is 80%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Indiana community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.62, which is higher than the national average of 0.48. The most diverse community college in Indiana is Kaplan College-Hammond. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.