Ivy Tech Community College-Kokomo

  • As a statewide, open-access, community college, Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana provides residents of Indiana with professional, technical, transfer, and lifelong education for successful careers, personal development, and citizenship. Through its affordable, quality educational programs and services, the College strengthens Indiana 's economy and enhances its cultural development.
School Highlights
  • Ivy Tech Community College-Kokomo serves 5,265 students (49% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 31:1 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%.
  • Ivy Tech Community College-Kokomo is the only community colleges within Howard County, IN.
  • The nearest community college to Ivy Tech Community College-Kokomo is Alexandria School of Scientific Therapeutics (28.7 miles away).

Top Placements

Ivy Tech Community College-Kokomo places among the top 20% of community colleges in Indiana for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 171 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Ivy Tech Community College-Kokomo(IN) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsLess than 2 yrs
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty171 staff28 staff
Ivy Tech Community College-Kokomo Total Faculty (2014-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of Ivy Tech Community College-Kokomo has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 31:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Ivy Tech Community College-Kokomo 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 Enrollment5,265 students1,806 students
Ivy Tech Community College-Kokomo Total Enrollment (2009-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio31:134:1
Ivy Tech Community College-Kokomo Student Staff Ratio (2014-2016)
# Full-Time Students2,566 students507 students
Ivy Tech Community College-Kokomo Full-Time Students (2009-2016)
# Part-Time Students2,699 students1,299 students
Ivy Tech Community College-Kokomo Part-Time Students (2009-2016)
Ivy Tech Community College-Kokomo Enrollment Breakdown IN All Enrollment Breakdown
% Unknown races
100%
44%
Diversity Score0.000.58
Ivy Tech Community College-Kokomo Diversity Score (2009-2016)
College Completion Rate (Year 2010)
8%
14%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$28,100$29,000

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $3,257 is less than the state average of $6,878. The in-state tuition has grown by 15% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $6,761 is less than the state average of $9,519. The out-state tuition has grown by 19% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$3,257$6,878
Ivy Tech Community College-Kokomo In-State Tuition Fees (2014-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$6,761$9,519
Ivy Tech Community College-Kokomo Out-State Tuition Fees (2014-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (Year 2010)51%66%
Median Debt for Graduates (Year 2010)$10,859$15,412
Median Debt for Dropouts (Year 2010)$6,007$6,000
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Ivy Tech is a statewide open-admissions community college that has grown into the second-largest post-secondary institution in Indiana. Our programs lead to two-year associate's degrees and one-year technical certificates. With 23 campuses and low tuition, Ivy Tech is both convenient and affordable. Each year, Ivy Tech partners with four-year colleges and universities to add new transfer opportunities for our students. More and more Ivy Tech graduates are building on their associate's degrees and continuing to the bachelor's level. At Ivy Tech, education is something that doesn't end with the completion of a degree. It is something that benefits you throughout your life. Ivy Tech's Continuing Education classes will expand your world and delight your mind. Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana is accredited by Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

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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.