Ivy Tech Community College-Lafayette

3101 South Creasy Ln
Lafayette, IN 47905
Tel: (765)269-5000
School Highlights
  • Ivy Tech Community College-Lafayette serves 6,932 students (55% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 32:1 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-Lafayette is one of 2 community colleges within Tippecanoe County, IN.
  • The nearest community college is Harrison College-Lafayette (2.50 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 220 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Ivy Tech Community College-Lafayette (IN) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs Less than 2 yrs
Institution Control Public Public
Total Faculty 220 staff 22 staff
Ivy Tech Community College-Lafayette Total Faculty (2014-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 6,932 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 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 Enrollment 6,932 students 1,806 students
Ivy Tech Community College-Lafayette Total Enrollment (2010-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio 32:1 34:1
Ivy Tech Community College-Lafayette Student Staff Ratio (2014-2016)
# Full-Time Students 3,833 students 507 students
Ivy Tech Community College-Lafayette Full-Time Students (2010-2016)
# Part-Time Students 3,099 students 1,299 students
Ivy Tech Community College-Lafayette Part-Time Students (2010-2016)
Ivy Tech Community College-Lafayette 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. 0.00 0.58
Ivy Tech Community College-Lafayette Diversity Score (2010-2016)
College Completion Rate
9%
58%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years) $31,400 $31,500

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-Lafayette In-State Tuition Fees (2014-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees $6,761 $9,519
Ivy Tech Community College-Lafayette Out-State Tuition Fees (2014-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 32% 89%
Median Debt for Graduates $12,605 $20,000
Median Debt for Dropouts $5,590 $6,334
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Ivy Tech Community College-Lafayette serves an eight-county area. Campuses are located in Lafayette, Crawfordsville, Frankfort and Monticello Ivy Tech offers Associate of Science, Associate of Arts, and Associate of Applied Science degrees as well as short-term technical certificates. Many degrees and courses transfer to four-year institutions. Ivy Tech is an open access, equal opportunity learning institution.

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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 $15,233 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Indiana is 79%. 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 0.66. The most diverse community college in Indiana is Kaplan College-Hammond. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.