Ivy Tech Community College

50 W. Fall Creek Parkway N. Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46208
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  • 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 72,689 students (29% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the state community college average of 24:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 59%.

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

The teacher population of 4,471 teachers has grown by 1155% over five years.
Ivy Tech Community College(IN) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High NontraditionalAssociate's--Public Urban-serving Multicampus
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsLess than 2 yrs
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty4,471 staff119 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Ivy Tech Community College has declined by 20% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 34:1 over five years.
The Ivy Tech Community College diversity score of 0.47 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment72,689 students4,340 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:124:1
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# Full-Time Students21,242 students1,539 students
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# Part-Time Students51,447 students2,801 students
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% Asian
2%
1%
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% Hispanic
4%
5%
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% Black
13%
9%
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% White
71%
41%
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% Two or more races
4%
2%
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% Non Resident races
1%
-
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% Unknown races
5%
42%
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Diversity Score0.470.64
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College Completion Rate
21%
42%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$31,500$31,500
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $4,055 is more than the state average of $3,797. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $7,932 is less than the state average of $8,083. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$4,055$3,797
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Out-State Tuition Fees$7,932$8,083
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid72%88%
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Median Debt for Graduates$11,798$12,000
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Median Debt for Dropouts$5,427$5,500
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Source: 2020 (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.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Ivy Tech Community College is Lincoln College of Technology-Indianapolis (7.3 miles away).
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