Harrison College-Terre Haute

Tel: (812)877-2100
312 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
Harrison College-Terre Haute serves 312 students (78% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is lower than the state community college average of 34:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American and Asian), which is less than the state average of 53%.
Harrison College-Terre Haute is one of 2 community colleges within Vigo County, IN.
The nearest community college is Ivy Tech Community College-Wabash Valley (6.20 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 11 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
College Harrison College-Terre Haute (IN) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs Four or more years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 11 staff 22 staff
Harrison College-Terre Haute Total Faculty (2013-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 312 has grown by 24% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has declined by 100% over five years.
Total Enrollment 312 students 512 students
Harrison College-Terre Haute Total Enrollment (2009-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 28:1 34:1
Harrison College-Terre Haute Student Staff Ratio (2013-2014)
# Full-Time Students 244 students 507 students
Harrison College-Terre Haute Full-Time Students (2009-2014)
# Part-Time Students 68 students 1,299 students
Harrison College-Terre Haute Part-Time Students (2009-2014)
Harrison College-Terre Haute Enrollment Breakdown IN All Enrollment Breakdown
% Unknown races
100%
44%
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. 0.00 0.58
Harrison College-Terre Haute Diversity Score (2009-2014)

Finances and Admission

The public in-state tuition of $12,135 is more than the state average of $3,257. The in-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $12,135 is more than the state average of $6,761. The out-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $12,135 $3,257
Harrison College-Terre Haute In-State Tuition Fees (2013-2014)
Out-State Tuition Fees $12,135 $6,761
Harrison College-Terre Haute Out-State Tuition Fees (2013-2014)
Percent Admitted 70% 78%
Harrison College-Terre Haute Percent Admitted (2009-2014)
Source: 2014 (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 Terre Haute campus is located on the south side of the city, right off US 41 behind Honey Creek Mall. The south side of Vigo County is the most desirable location for access to jobs, restaurants, shopping and housing. IBC students travel from every direction to pursue a career in business, accounting or medical related fields of study. Indiana Business College is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award Certificates, Diplomas and Associate of Applied Science Degrees. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the United States Department of Education. Its accreditation of degree-granting institutions also is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. Indiana Business College Medical Assisting programs at the Evansville, Fort Wayne, Medical, and Terre Haute campuses are accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) on the recommendation of the Curriculum Review Board of the American Association of Medical Assistant's Endowment (AAMAE).

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Did You Know?
For Indiana public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,257 per year for in-state students and $6,761 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,880 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Indiana is 79%. 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 0.58, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Indiana is Kaplan College-Hammond. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.