Harrison College-Anderson

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  • For over one hundred years, the Anderson campus has been educating individuals just like you. Our educational and organizational aim has been to change lives, one student at a time, and we take great pride in the education we provide to each student. We understand that first impressions are important; that’s why Harrison College schedules personalized Admissions appointments for students interested in attending our school. During this one-on-one session, you and an admissions representative will have a chance to talk about the possibilities that Harrison College can provide to you and the endless rewards you will experience as a result of having a college degree. At the Anderson campus we are committed to the success of every student. As a result of that focus, we eliminate many of the non-related subjects in order to concentrate on the major program of study. Secondly, we maintain programs designed around the recognized skills necessary in each career field and provide a personalized environment conducive to growth and development of students.
School Highlights
  • Harrison College-Anderson serves 280 students (86% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is lower than the state community college average of 34:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American and Asian), which is less than the state average of 53%.
  • Harrison College-Anderson is one of 2 community colleges within Madison County, IN.
  • The nearest community college is Alexandria School of Scientific Therapeutics (13.40 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Harrison College-Anderson(IN) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsLess than 2 yrs
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty11 staff28 staff
Harrison College-Anderson Total Faculty (2014-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 280 has grown by 25% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has declined by 100% over five years.
Total Enrollment280 students1,806 students
Harrison College-Anderson Total Enrollment (2010-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio25:134:1
Harrison College-Anderson Student Staff Ratio (2014-2016)
# Full-Time Students240 students507 students
Harrison College-Anderson Full-Time Students (2010-2016)
# Part-Time Students40 students1,299 students
Harrison College-Anderson Part-Time Students (2010-2016)
Harrison College-Anderson Enrollment Breakdown IN All Enrollment Breakdown
% Unknown races
100%
44%
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.0.000.58
Harrison College-Anderson Diversity Score (2010-2016)
College Completion Rate
38%
58%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$27,400$31,500

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $12,135 is more than the state average of $6,878. The in-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $12,135 is more than the state average of $9,519. The out-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$12,135$6,878
Harrison College-Anderson In-State Tuition Fees (2014-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$12,135$9,519
Harrison College-Anderson Out-State Tuition Fees (2014-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid81%89%
Median Debt for Graduates$18,378$20,000
Median Debt for Dropouts$6,335$6,334
Acceptance Rate70%78%
Harrison College-Anderson Percent Admitted (2010-2016)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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For Indiana public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,878 per year for in-state students and $9,519 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,017 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 0.58, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Indiana is Kaplan College-Hammond. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.