Ivy Tech Community College-Northcentral

220 Dean Johnson Blvd, South Bend
IN, 46601-3415
Tel: (574)289-7001
8,149 students
Public institution
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.
School Highlights:
Ivy Tech Community College-Northcentral serves 8,149 students (35% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 37:1 is higher than the community college average of 31:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American and Asian), which is less than the state average of 45%.
Ivy Tech Community College-Northcentral is one of 4 community colleges within St Joseph County, IN.
The nearest community college is Holy Cross College (1.8 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 219 teachers has grown by 0% over five years.
Ivy Tech Community College-Northcentral Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Instructional Staff Total 219 staff 41 staff

Student Body

The student population of 8,149 teachers has grown by 0% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 37:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 1.00 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 0% over five years.
Total Enrollment
8,149 students
1,287 students
Student : Teacher Ratio :1 31:1
# Full-Time Students
2,843 students
832 students
# Part-Time Students 5,306 students 1,021 students
Ivy Tech Community College-Northcentral sch enrollment Ivy Tech Community College-Northcentral sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
- 2%
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
- 7%
% Black
- 12%
% White
- 66%
% Two or more races"
- 2%
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. 1.00 0.45

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,257 is less than the state average of $5,890. The in-state tuition has grown by 15% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $6,761 is less than the state average of $10,050. The out-state tuition has grown by 19% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,257 $5,890
Ivy Tech Community College-Northcentral In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $6,761 $10,050
Ivy Tech Community College-Northcentral Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (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. One of the first regional campuses established in the young Ivy Tech system, South Bend first began offering classes in 1968 on West Sample Street in the old Studebaker plant while a nearby unused high school was enlarged and remodeled. Classes were moved to the renovated high school in 1969. A new campus opened in January 2000 at 220 Dean Johnson Blvd. Today, Ivy Tech's South Bend campus annually serves approximately 5,000 students. Students range in age from 16 to over 65, with a median age of around 27. Enrollment is approximately 53 percent female, and three out of four students attend part-time. Minorities account for 27 percent of the student body. The South Bend campus prides itself on providing the flexibility, support and encouragement that nontraditional students need to achieve academic and career success while balancing work, school and family responsibilities. Ivy Tech will continue to offer the career and technical training which we're known for, but we also offer courses and programs that transfer to four-year colleges and universities. So you can enjoy Ivy Tech's quality instruction, small classes, flexible scheduling and helpful instructors while you stay on-track for a four-year degree. Over 25 academic programs in six divisions: Arts and Design, Business, General Education and Support Services, Health and Human Services, Public Services, Technology. Many specialties and concentrations offered within individual programs. Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

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