Ivy Tech Community College-Richmond

2357 Chester Blvd
Richmond, IN 47374-1298
Tel: (765)966-2656
3,588 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-Richmond serves 3,588 students (43% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 37:1 is higher than the community college average of 21:1.
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-Richmond is the only community colleges within Wayne County, IN.
The nearest community college is Ivy Tech Community College-East Central (33.9 miles away).

School Overview

Ivy Tech Community College-Richmond 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
Total Faculty 97 staff 60 staff

Student Body

The student:teacher ratio of 37:1 has increased from 0:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 1.00 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 0% over five years.
Total Enrollment
3,588 students
1,269 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 37:1 21:1
# Full-Time Students
1,539 students
810 students
# Part-Time Students 2,049 students
1,017 students
Ivy Tech Community College-Richmond sch enrollment Ivy Tech Community College-Richmond sta enrollment
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 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,257 is less than the state average of $5,740. 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 $10,252. The out-state tuition has grown by 19% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,257 $5,740
Ivy Tech Community College-Richmond In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $6,761 $10,252
Ivy Tech Community College-Richmond Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Ivy Tech Community College 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. As Indiana's comprehensive community college, we provide Hoosiers with the professional, technical, and transfer education necessary for successful careers and personal development. In short, we prepare our students for success in the workplace and in life. The success of our students strengthens Indiana's economy and the quality-of-life for all Hoosiers. Whether you are looking for traditional classroom instruction or courses taught over the Internet, a two-year transfer degree or specific training for career advancement, we can provide you with credit or noncredit programs that are high-quality, affordable and tailored to help you meet your educational and career goals. Enrolling at Ivy Tech could be just the step that you need for a promotion at your current job or a better-paying, more-satisfying career.

Nearby Schools:

Recent Articles
5 Alternative Methods for Earning Community College Credits
5 Alternative Methods for Earning Community College Credits
Not all community college students spend their winter and summer break on vacation. Some utilize that time to take a few extra classes and earn credits that can help them graduate early. Other students test out of courses and receive credit for work experiences in order to get ahead. In this article, learn about the various methods you can use to pursue extra college credits.
Free Community College Coming Soon? President Obama Hopes So
Earlier this year, President Obama outlined a proposal that would make community college free for millions of community college students. What does it mean for you?
Mental Health Support for Community College Students
With serious mental health issues on the rise on college campuses nationwide, community colleges are scrambling to provide expanded mental health services to students.
Did You Know?
For Indiana public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,409 per year for in-state students and $7,706 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,847 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Indiana is 80%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Indiana 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 0.69, which is higher than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Indiana is Kaplan College-Hammond. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.