Harrison College-Indianapolis

550 East Washington Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204-2611
Tel: (317)447-6200
School Highlights
  • Harrison College-Indianapolis serves 3,498 students (71% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the state community college average of 34:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 53%.
  • Harrison College-Indianapolis is one of 9 community colleges within Marion County, IN.
  • The nearest community college is Brown Mackie College-Indianapolis (1.20 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 174 teachers has grown by 67% over five years.
Harrison College-Indianapolis (IN) Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years Less than 2 yrs
Institution Control Pivate, for profit Public
Total Faculty 174 staff 22 staff
Harrison College-Indianapolis Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 3,498 has grown by 37% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 27:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.48 is less than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 3,498 students 1,806 students
Harrison College-Indianapolis Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 34:1
Harrison College-Indianapolis Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students 2,469 students 507 students
Harrison College-Indianapolis Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students 1,029 students 1,299 students
Harrison College-Indianapolis Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Harrison College-Indianapolis Enrollment Breakdown IN All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
Harrison College-Indianapolis Asian (2009-2013)
% Hispanic
Harrison College-Indianapolis Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Harrison College-Indianapolis Black (2007-2016)
% White
Harrison College-Indianapolis White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
Harrison College-Indianapolis More (2011-2012)
% Unknown races
Harrison College-Indianapolis Ethnicity Breakdown IN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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. 0.48 0.58
Harrison College-Indianapolis Diversity Score (2007-2016)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years) $25,800 $31,500
Harrison College-Indianapolis Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $17,025 is more than the state average of $14,365. The private state tuition has grown by 28% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $17,025 $14,365
Harrison College-Indianapolis In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 91% 89%
Harrison College-Indianapolis % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates $28,167 $20,000
Harrison College-Indianapolis Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts $7,080 $6,334
Harrison College-Indianapolis Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate 100% 78%
Harrison College-Indianapolis Percent Admitted (2007-2016)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Harrison College campuses are accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award Certificates, Diplomas, Associate of Applied Science, Associate of Science, and Bachelor of Science degrees. The award level varies by campus.

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Indianapolis 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 0.36, which is lower than the national average of 0.66. The most diverse community college in Indianapolis is MedTech College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.