Ivy Tech Community College-South Central

Tel: (812)246-3301
  • 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 develop.
School Highlights
  • Ivy Tech Community College-South Central serves 4,719 students (39% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 40:1 is higher 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-South Central is one of 2 community colleges within Clark County, IN.
  • The nearest community college is Mid-America College Of Funeral Service (5.50 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 119 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Ivy Tech Community College-South Central(IN) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsLess than 2 yrs
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty119 staff28 staff
Ivy Tech Community College-South Central Total Faculty (2014-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 4,719 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 40:1 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 Enrollment4,719 students1,806 students
Ivy Tech Community College-South Central Total Enrollment (2010-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio40:134:1
Ivy Tech Community College-South Central Student Staff Ratio (2014-2016)
# Full-Time Students1,837 students507 students
Ivy Tech Community College-South Central Full-Time Students (2010-2016)
# Part-Time Students2,882 students1,299 students
Ivy Tech Community College-South Central Part-Time Students (2010-2016)
Ivy Tech Community College-South Central 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.0.000.58
Ivy Tech Community College-South Central Diversity Score (2010-2016)
College Completion Rate
14%
58%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$32,000$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-South Central In-State Tuition Fees (2014-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$6,761$9,519
Ivy Tech Community College-South Central Out-State Tuition Fees (2014-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid33%89%
Median Debt for Graduates$13,000$20,000
Median Debt for Dropouts$5,500$6,334
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana is a public community college which serves Southern Indiana and metropolitan Louisville. Ivy Tech offers career-focused degrees, general education and liberal arts courses, hundreds of internet courses, continuing education classes, and computer certification testing. You get all this at the lowest tuition rate of any public Indiana college! Ivy Tech Community College at Sellersburg offers Associate of Science Degrees, Associate of Applied Science Degrees, and Technical Certificates in general education, medical, technical, business, human services and computer fields. Most programs offer specialty areas to focus your career path to an even greater degree. Once you finish your Ivy Tech coursework, you may wish to continue your education to the bachelor's level or beyond. You can transfer Ivy Tech courses or degrees to many public and private colleges and universities. A variety of transfer agreements are in place--some are college-wide, and others cover individual Ivy Tech campuses. Ivy Tech's Workforce Certification and Assessment Centers are designed to help you advance your career by boosting your skills. With our courses, you build the exact skills you need for the certification you want. When you're ready, we'll even administer your certification exam.

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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 80%. 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 0.67. The most diverse community college in Indiana is Kaplan College-Hammond. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.