Ivy Tech Community College

50 W. Fall Creek Parkway N. Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46208
Tel: (317)921-4800
98,778 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 98,778 students (35% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 35:1 is higher than the community college average of 33:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Ivy Tech Community College is one of 10 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 2,813 teachers has grown by 863% over five years.
College Ivy Tech Community College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 2,813 staff
61 staff
Ivy Tech Community College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 98,778 has grown by 525% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 35:1 has decreased from 52:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 is less than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has grown by 6% over five years.
Total Enrollment 98,778 students 1,296 students
Ivy Tech Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 35:1
21:1
Ivy Tech Community College Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 34,212 students
814 students
Ivy Tech Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 64,566 students
1,040 students
Ivy Tech Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Ivy Tech Community College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
1%
5%
Ivy Tech Community College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
4%
21%
Ivy Tech Community College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
14%
15%
Ivy Tech Community College Black (2006-2013)
% White
70%
51%
Ivy Tech Community College White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
2%
3%
Ivy Tech Community College More (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
8%
3%
Ivy Tech Community College Unknown (2006-2013)
Ivy Tech Community College 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. 0.49 0.68
Ivy Tech Community College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,605 is less than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,632 is less than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,605 $5,660
Ivy Tech Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,632 $10,250
Ivy Tech Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 83%
89%
Ivy Tech Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (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?
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 0.63, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Indianapolis is MedTech College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.