Ivy Tech Community College

50 W. Fall Creek Parkway N. Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46208-5752
Tel: (317)921-4800
  • 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 serves 91,179 students (32% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 34:1 is same as the state community college average of 34:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 53%.
  • Ivy Tech Community College is one of 9 community colleges within Marion County, IN.
  • The nearest community college to Ivy Tech Community College is Brown Mackie College-Indianapolis (1.4 miles away).

Top Placements (Indiana)

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School Overview

  • The teacher population of 2,658 teachers has grown by 768% over five years.
Ivy Tech Community College(IN) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsLess than 2 yrs
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty2,658 staff28 staff
Ivy Tech Community College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of Ivy Tech Community College has declined by 11% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 34:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Ivy Tech Community College diversity score of 0.33 is less than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has grown by 51% over five years.
Total Enrollment91,179 students1,806 students
Ivy Tech Community College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio34:134:1
Ivy Tech Community College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students28,815 students507 students
Ivy Tech Community College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students62,364 students1,299 students
Ivy Tech Community College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Ivy Tech Community College Enrollment Breakdown IN All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
Ivy Tech Community College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
Ivy Tech Community College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Ivy Tech Community College Black (2007-2016)
% White
Ivy Tech Community College White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
Ivy Tech Community College More (2011-2012)
% Non Resident races
Ivy Tech Community College Non Resident (2007-2008)
% Unknown races
Ivy Tech Community College Ethnicity Breakdown IN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.330.58
Ivy Tech Community College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
Ivy Tech Community College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$31,500$31,500
Ivy Tech Community College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $4,055 is less than the state average of $6,878. The in-state tuition has grown by 20% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $7,932 is less than the state average of $9,519. The out-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$4,055$6,878
Ivy Tech Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$7,932$9,519
Ivy Tech Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid82%89%
Ivy Tech Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Graduates$13,000$20,000
Ivy Tech Community College Median debt for students who have completed (2008-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$5,500$6,334
Ivy Tech Community College Median debt for students who have not completed (2008-2015)
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. Offering the first two years of a bachelor's degree is a key function of Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana, and the most obvious. But there is much more to our role: Ivy Tech has a blueprint for workforce education, lifelong learning, community service, student life, diversity and more ? all to help boost the people of Indiana to a higher standard of living and higher quality of life. For over three decades, Ivy Tech has responded to the needs of state and community, and now has behind it the full weight of a community college structure. Working with state and local government and our fellow institutions of higher education, Ivy Tech Community College will help transform Indiana by transforming individuals, towns, and cities. Ivy Tech-Central Indiana offers academic courses in area communities, including Avon, Beech Grove, Ben Davis High School, Carmel, Decatur/Ameriplex, Goodwill Industries, Greenfield, Lebanon, Noblesville, Mooresville, Pike High School, and Shelbyville. These convenient sites offer 250 classes each semester in business, computer, technical, health related, general and developmental education. Most courses are taught in the evening. You can prepare for real-world opportunities in business, health care, information technology or a host of other fields. Many Ivy Tech degrees transfer to four-year Indiana colleges and universities as a foundation for a bachelor's degree. Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

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