Ivy Tech Community College-Lafayette
- 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|
|Total Faculty||220 staff||28 staff|
|Total Enrollment||6,932 students||1,806 students|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||32:1||34:1|
|# Full-Time Students||3,833 students||507 students|
|# Part-Time Students||3,099 students||1,299 students|
|% Unknown races|
|College Completion Rate (Year 2010)|
|Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)||$31,400||$29,000|
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS
- Ivy Tech Community College-Lafayette serves a ten-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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- The nearest community college to Ivy Tech Community College-Lafayette is Harrison College-Lafayette (2.5 miles away).
- College Location Mi. Students
- 297 students | 2.50 Mi4705 Meijer Court
Lafayette,  IN  47905
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Indianapolis,  IN  46268
- 143 students | 52.40 Mi7251 W McCarty St
Indianapolis,  IN  46241
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