Harrison College-Terre Haute

Tel: (812)877-2100
  • 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 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-Terre Haute is one of 2 community colleges within Vigo County, IN.
  • The nearest community college is Ivy Tech Community College-Wabash Valley (6.20 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Harrison College-Terre Haute(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-Terre Haute Total Faculty (2014-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 312 has grown by 24% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 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 Enrollment312 students1,806 students
Harrison College-Terre Haute Total Enrollment (2010-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio28:134:1
Harrison College-Terre Haute Student Staff Ratio (2014-2016)
# Full-Time Students244 students507 students
Harrison College-Terre Haute Full-Time Students (2010-2016)
# Part-Time Students68 students1,299 students
Harrison College-Terre Haute Part-Time Students (2010-2016)
Harrison College-Terre Haute 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-Terre Haute Diversity Score (2010-2016)
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-Terre Haute In-State Tuition Fees (2014-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$12,135$9,519
Harrison College-Terre Haute Out-State Tuition Fees (2014-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid82%89%
Median Debt for Graduates$18,378$20,000
Median Debt for Dropouts$6,335$6,334
Acceptance Rate70%78%
Harrison College-Terre Haute Percent Admitted (2010-2016)
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 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 $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.