Harrison College-Indianapolis East

Tel: (317)375-8000
501 students
Private for-profit
At Indiana Business College-Medical, we place an extreme amount of importance on a hands-on approach to curriculum and teaching methods. Upon graduating, many of our students literally control the destiny of someone’s life. We understand that our hands-on education is crucial to effectively prepare our graduates for the realities of the career field. Our graduates tell us we have a very family-oriented environment where students are provided with numerous resources and support with 24-hour-a-day access to Student Resources Services. We also do special events for our community and students such as food drives, Easter egg hunts, blood drives and other seasonal events.
School Highlights:
Harrison College-Indianapolis East serves 501 students (78% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the community college average of 29:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 45%.
Harrison College-Indianapolis East is one of 10 community colleges within Marion County, IN.
The nearest community college is Harrison College-Indianapolis (6.7 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 0% over five years.
Harrison College-Indianapolis East Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Instructional Staff Total 29 staff 45 staff

Student Body

The student population of 501 teachers has grown by 0% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.40 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has grown by 0% over five years.
Total Enrollment
501 students
1,303 students
Student : Teacher Ratio :1 29:1
# Full-Time Students
392 students
834 students
# Part-Time Students 109 students 1,040 students
Harrison College-Indianapolis East sch enrollment Harrison College-Indianapolis East sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
- 2%
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
2% 7%
% Black
23% 11%
% White
74% 66%
% Two or more races"
1% 2%
Harrison College-Indianapolis East sch ethnicity Harrison College-Indianapolis East sta ethnicity
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. 0.40 0.44

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $12,135 is more than the state average of $5,890. 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 $10,050. The out-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $12,135 $5,890
Harrison College-Indianapolis East In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $12,135 $10,050
Harrison College-Indianapolis East Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Percent Admitted 94% 78%
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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For Indianapolis public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,455 per year for in-state students and $7,302 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,368 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Indianapolis is 82%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

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 0.38, which is lower than the national average of 0.44. The most diverse community college in Indianapolis is MedTech College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.