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 22:1.
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

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
Total Faculty 29 staff 59 staff

Student Body

The school's diversity score of 0.40 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 0% over five years.
Total Enrollment
501 students
1,282 students
Harrison College-Indianapolis East Total Enrollment (2009-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 22:1
# Full-Time Students
392 students
810 students
Harrison College-Indianapolis East Full-Time Students (2009-2013)
# Part-Time Students 109 students
1,017 students
Harrison College-Indianapolis East Part-Time Students (2009-2013)
Harrison College-Indianapolis East Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
2%
7%
Harrison College-Indianapolis East Hispanic (2009-2013)
% Black
23%
12%
Harrison College-Indianapolis East Black (2009-2013)
% White
74%
57%
Harrison College-Indianapolis East White (2009-2013)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Harrison College-Indianapolis East More (2009-2013)
Harrison College-Indianapolis East 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. 0.40 0.53
Harrison College-Indianapolis East Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $12,135 is more than the state average of $5,742. 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 $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $12,135 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $12,135 $10,294
Harrison College-Indianapolis East Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Percent Admitted 94%
78%
Harrison College-Indianapolis East Percent Admitted (2009-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

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