Indiana Community Colleges

  • There are 45 community colleges located throughout Indiana (27 public colleges and 18 private colleges), serving 213,604 students.
  • For Indiana 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 (view national tuition costs).
  • The average community college acceptance rate in Indiana is 80% (view national acceptance rates).
  • Indiana community colleges have a diversity score of 0.58, which is lower than the national average of 0.67 (view national diversity statistics).
  • Minority enrollment is 53% (majority Black) and the student:teacher ratio is 34:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(IN) School Average
Asian
1%
Hispanic
2%
Black
6%
White
47%
Unknown
44%
IN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown

Indiana Community Colleges by Town:

Recent Articles
December 21, 2017
Many students start their academic careers at a community college, hoping to transfer to a four-year university, but find themselves missing the mark. Thankfully, a new report surveying university leaders provides ideas on how to help students make the transfer successfully.
December 21, 2017
Learn about the research that shows how participation in community college boosts student performance and success.
December 21, 2017
Learn about the controversy surrounding community colleges' admission policies regarding undocumented immigrants.