Ivy Tech Community College-Wabash Valley

8000 S Education Dr
Terre Haute, IN 47802-4898
Tel: (812)299-1121
  • As a statewide, open-access, community college, Ivy Tech Community College 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-Wabash Valley serves 5,610 students (51% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 29:1 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-Wabash Valley is one of 2 community colleges within Vigo County, IN.
  • The nearest community college is Harrison College-Terre Haute (6.20 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 192 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Ivy Tech Community College-Wabash Valley(IN) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsLess than 2 yrs
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty192 staff28 staff
Ivy Tech Community College-Wabash Valley Total Faculty (2014-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 5,610 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 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 Enrollment5,610 students1,806 students
Ivy Tech Community College-Wabash Valley Total Enrollment (2010-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio29:134:1
Ivy Tech Community College-Wabash Valley Student Staff Ratio (2014-2016)
# Full-Time Students2,845 students507 students
Ivy Tech Community College-Wabash Valley Full-Time Students (2010-2016)
# Part-Time Students2,765 students1,299 students
Ivy Tech Community College-Wabash Valley Part-Time Students (2010-2016)
Ivy Tech Community College-Wabash Valley 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-Wabash Valley Diversity Score (2010-2016)
College Completion Rate
8%
58%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$28,500$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-Wabash Valley In-State Tuition Fees (2014-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$6,761$9,519
Ivy Tech Community College-Wabash Valley Out-State Tuition Fees (2014-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid40%89%
Median Debt for Graduates$13,028$20,000
Median Debt for Dropouts$5,500$6,334
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • The Wabash Valley Region offers courses and programs at the South Highway 41 Campus, the Airport Campus, the Martin Luther King Center, the Sullivan Learning Center, and the Greencastle Campus. Courses are also offered at Learning Centers including Clinton, Rockville, and White River Valley High School. Ivy Tech Community College - Wabash Valley Region opened its doors in 1968 and serves students in Clay,Parke, Putnam, Sullivan, Vermillion, Vigo and part of Greene counties. Ivy Tech Community College - Wabash Valley Region has one regional campus and a number of off-campus locations such as hospitals, businesses, industries, high schools, and agencies offering credit and non-credit courses. The College offers courses of study for Technical Certificates (one-year programs that develop competency in a technical skill), Associate of Applied Science Degrees (two-year programs that provide both depth and breadth in conceptual and operational skills in a technical field) and Associate of Science Degrees (two-year programs that emphasize cognate skills as well as technical skills. Some colleges will accept some of this credit toward a four-year Bachelor degree) in a number of program areas. The College also provides continuing education, business and industry training and other services through its Corporate and Community Services Area. The Wabash Valley Region provides extensive Continuing Education offerings, as well as customized training and education for area business and industry. The Corporate and Continuing Education Department, located at the Airport Campus, provides many assessment and training services to the citizens and businesses of the Greater Terre Haute area. Ivy Tech Community College - Wabash Valley Region is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

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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.