Harrison College-Lafayette

School Highlights

Harrison College-Lafayette serves 297 students (77% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 33:1 is lower than the state community college average of 34:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 53%.

Top Placements

Harrison College-Lafayette places among the top 20% of community colleges in Indiana for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 9 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Harrison College-Lafayette(IN) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsLess than 2 yrs
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty9 staff28 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Harrison College-Lafayette has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 33:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The Harrison College-Lafayette diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment297 students1,806 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio33:134:1
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# Full-Time Students228 students507 students
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# Part-Time Students69 students1,299 students
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% Hispanic
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2%
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% Black
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6%
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% White
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47%
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% Unknown races
100%
44%
Diversity Score0.000.58
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College Completion Rate (Year 2010)
35%
14%
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
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Out-State Tuition Fees$12,135$9,519
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid60%66%
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Median Debt for Graduates (Year 2010)$18,378$15,412
Median Debt for Dropouts (Year 2010)$6,335$6,000
Acceptance Rate100%78%
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Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Harrison College-Lafayette is Ivy Tech Community College-Lafayette (2.6 miles away).
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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 86%. 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 MedTech College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.