Ivy Tech Community College

50 W. Fall Creek Parkway N. Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46208-5752
Tel: (317)921-4800
91,179 students
Public institution
As a statewide, open-access, community college, Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana provides residents of Indiana with professional, technical, transfer, and lifelong education for successful careers, personal development, and citizenship. Through its affordable, quality educational programs and services, the College strengthens Indiana's economy and enhances its cultural development.
School Highlights
Ivy Tech Community College serves 91,179 students (32% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 34:1 is equalto than the state community college average of 34:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 53%.
Ivy Tech Community College is one of 9 community colleges within Marion County, IN.
The nearest community college is Brown Mackie College-Indianapolis (1.40 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 2,658 teachers has grown by 768% over five years.
College Ivy Tech Community College (IN) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years Four or more years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 2,658 staff
22 staff

Student Body

The student population of 91,179 has grown by 368% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 34:1 has decreased from 64:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.33 is less than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has declined by 36% over five years.
Total Enrollment 91,179 students 512 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 34:1
# Full-Time Students 28,815 students
507 students
# Part-Time Students 62,364 students
1,299 students
% Asian
% Hispanic
% Black
% White
% Unknown races
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. 0.33 0.58

Finances and Admission

The public in-state tuition of $3,455 is more than the state average of $3,257. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $7,302 is more than the state average of $6,761. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,455 $3,257
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,302 $6,761
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 82%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Ivy Tech is a statewide open-admissions community college that has grown into the second-largest post-secondary institution in Indiana. Our programs lead to two-year associate's degrees and one-year technical certificates. With 23 campuses and low tuition, Ivy Tech is both convenient and affordable. Offering the first two years of a bachelor's degree is a key function of Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana, and the most obvious. But there is much more to our role: Ivy Tech has a blueprint for workforce education, lifelong learning, community service, student life, diversity and more – all to help boost the people of Indiana to a higher standard of living and higher quality of life. For over three decades, Ivy Tech has responded to the needs of state and community, and now has behind it the full weight of a community college structure. Working with state and local government and our fellow institutions of higher education, Ivy Tech Community College will help transform Indiana by transforming individuals, towns, and cities. Ivy Tech-Central Indiana offers academic courses in area communities, including Avon, Beech Grove, Ben Davis High School, Carmel, Decatur/Ameriplex, Goodwill Industries, Greenfield, Lebanon, Noblesville, Mooresville, Pike High School, and Shelbyville. These convenient sites offer 250 classes each semester in business, computer, technical, health related, general and developmental education. Most courses are taught in the evening. You can prepare for real-world opportunities in business, health care, information technology or a host of other fields. Many Ivy Tech degrees transfer to four-year Indiana colleges and universities as a foundation for a bachelor's degree. Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

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Did You Know?
For Indianapolis private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,648 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Indianapolis 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 0.60, which is higher than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in Indianapolis is MedTech College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.