Harrison College-Terre Haute

Tel: (812)877-2100
312 students
Private for-profit

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Since 1902, Indiana Business College, a post-secondary, proprietary educational institution, has been providing men and women with the skills necessary to attain a career in business, industry, and the public sector.
School Highlights:
Harrison College-Terre Haute serves 312 students (78% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is lower than the community college average of 31:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 45%.
Harrison College-Terre Haute is one of 2 community colleges within Vigo County, IN.
The nearest community college is Ivy Tech Community College-Wabash Valley (6.2 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 0% over five years.
Harrison College-Terre Haute Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Instructional Staff Total 11 staff 41 staff

Student Body

The student population of 312 teachers has grown by 0% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.18 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 0% over five years.
Total Enrollment
312 students
1,287 students
Student : Teacher Ratio :1 31:1
# Full-Time Students
244 students
832 students
# Part-Time Students 68 students 1,021 students
Harrison College-Terre Haute sch enrollment Harrison College-Terre Haute sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
1% 2%
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
- 7%
% Black
8% 12%
% White
90% 66%
% Two or more races"
1% 2%
Harrison College-Terre Haute sch ethnicity Harrison College-Terre Haute 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. 0.18 0.45

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $12,135 is more than the state average of $5,845. 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 $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $12,135 $5,845
Harrison College-Terre Haute In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $12,135 $10,047
Harrison College-Terre Haute Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Percent Admitted 70% 78%
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

For over 100 years, Indiana Business College's number one goal has been to educate students and have them become productively employed. The college has developed an enviable reputation as a dedicated two-year Associate of Applied Science degree granting institution graduating students from job-oriented programs into successful careers. The IBC Terre Haute campus is located on the south side of the city, right off US 41 behind Honey Creek Mall. The south side of Vigo County is the most desirable location for access to jobs, restaurants, shopping and housing. IBC students travel from every direction to pursue a career in business, accounting or medical related fields of study. Indiana Business College is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award Certificates, Diplomas and Associate of Applied Science Degrees. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the United States Department of Education. Its accreditation of degree-granting institutions also is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. Indiana Business College Medical Assisting programs at the Evansville, Fort Wayne, Medical, and Terre Haute campuses are accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) on the recommendation of the Curriculum Review Board of the American Association of Medical Assistant's Endowment (AAMAE).

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Did You Know?
For Indiana public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,379 per year for in-state students and $7,116 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $11,174 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 0.45. The most diverse community college in Maryland is Kaplan College-Hammond. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.