Harrison College-Evansville

  • 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-Evansville serves 233 students (69% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 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-Evansville is one of 2 community colleges within Vanderburgh County, IN.
  • The nearest community college to Harrison College-Evansville is Ivy Tech Community College Evansville (4.5 miles away).

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School Overview

    Harrison College-Evansville(IN) Community College Avg.
    Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
    Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsLess than 2 yrs
    Institution ControlPublicPublic

    Student Body

    • The student population of Harrison College-Evansville has grown by 9% over five years.
    • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has stayed the same over five years.
    • The Harrison College-Evansville 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 Enrollment233 students1,806 students
    Harrison College-Evansville Total Enrollment (2009-2016)
    Student:Teacher Ratio26:134:1
    # Full-Time Students160 students507 students
    Harrison College-Evansville Full-Time Students (2009-2016)
    # Part-Time Students73 students1,299 students
    Harrison College-Evansville Part-Time Students (2009-2016)
    Harrison College-Evansville Enrollment Breakdown IN All Enrollment Breakdown
    % Unknown races
    Diversity Score0.000.58
    Harrison College-Evansville Diversity Score (2009-2016)
    Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$27,400$29,000

    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-Evansville In-State Tuition Fees (2014-2016)
    Out-State Tuition Fees$12,135$9,519
    Harrison College-Evansville Out-State Tuition Fees (2014-2016)
    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (Year 2010)49%66%
    Median Debt for Graduates (Year 2010)$18,378$15,412
    Median Debt for Dropouts (Year 2010)$6,335$6,000
    Acceptance Rate57%78%
    Harrison College-Evansville Percent Admitted (2009-2016)
    Source: 2016 (or 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 Evansville campus is located on the northeastern side of the city. This eastern side of the county is the most desirable location as far as access to jobs, shopping and housing. IBC Evansville is the campus to attend for students who live in Illinois, Kentucky, or southwestern Indiana, who are interested in pursuing careers in business or medical related industries. Programs offered at the IBC Evansville campus includes Accounting (A.A.S. Degree), Accounting Assistant (Diploma), Administrative Assistant (A.A.S. Degree), Business Administration (A.A.S. Degree), Business and Information Technology (A.A.S. Degree), Computer Network Technician (Certificate), Medical Assistant (A.A.S. Degree), Medical Billing (A.A.S. Degree), Medical Coding Technology (A.A.S. Degree), Medical Office Assistant (Diploma) and Office Assistant (Diploma). Indiana Business College is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award Certificates, Diplomas and Associate of Applied Science Degrees.

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    Did You Know?
    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 82%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

    Indiana community colleges have a diversity score of 0.58, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Indiana is Kaplan College-Hammond. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.