Ivy Tech Community College East Central

Ivy Tech Community College East Central

Ivy Tech Community College - East Central is one of the campuses of Ivy Tech Community College. It enrolls more than 110,000 students every year. Ivy Tech is one of the most affordable colleges in Indiana and it offers more than 150 programs in diverse areas of study. Ivy Tech Community College - East Central offers degrees and certifications through the following schools:

  • School of Applied Sciences and Engineering Technology
  • School of Business
  • School of Education
  • School of Health Sciences
  • School of Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • School of Public and Social Services
  • School of Technology

Students at Ivy Tech lead a very active life. There are several clubs and organizations on campus, including SkillsUSA, Phi Theta Kappa and The Early Childhood Education Club.

Learn more about Ivy Tech by reading an exclusive interview with the college's career director.

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Contacting Ivy Tech East Central

Ivy Tech Community College-East Central
4301 S Cowan Rd
Muncie , IN 47302-9448
General Phone: (765) 289-2291

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Ivy Tech East Central Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Medical Support and Technology173dental assistant, medical assistant, surgical tech, radiographer, mental health services tech
Nursing and Emergency Medicine165registered nursing, licensed practical nurse
Business and Management82business management, accounting technology
Engineering Technician44electronics tech, industrial production tech, drafting
Computer Science and Engineering33computer and info science, information technology
Office and Administration33executive secretary
Education and Teaching23early childhood education
Construction Trades22masonry, carpentry, electrician, pipefitting, construction trades
Liberal Arts18liberal arts and sciences, general studies
Security and Law Enforcement18criminal justice and safety
Therapy and Counseling17physical therapist assistant
Law10legal assistant
Hospitality6hospitality administration
Mechanics and Repair6automobile mechanics

Number of programs and degrees for Ivy Tech East Central in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years20414
Associate's degree44626

Ivy Tech East Central Student Body

In 2007-2008, Ivy Tech East Central had a total enrollment of 5,637 students (4,279 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 84%
Black 7%
Hispanic 1%
Asian 1%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 7%
(Foreign Students) 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 1%
18-19 19%
20-21 18%
22-24 14%
25-29 14%
30-34 11%
35-39 8%
40-49 11%
50-64 4%
65+ 0%

Ivy Tech East Central Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 49 %
Part-Time 41 %

Ivy Tech East Central Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Muncie, Indiana for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Indiana Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Ivy Tech East Central Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 2,930
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 5,879
Books and supplies $ 1,060

Financial Aid:
Ivy Tech East Central participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 992400)

Ivy Tech East Central Faculty

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured and not on tenure track3759

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year1*1*
Associate professoracademic year6$57,34915$49,354
Assistant professoracademic year27$41,40737$41,043
Instructoracademic year3$37,0896$40,042
All faculty totalacademic year37$44,12959$43,326

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Ivy Tech East Central Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Business Administration and Management, General

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Information Technology

Construction Trades
Construction Trades, Other
Pipefitting/Pipefitter and Sprinkler Fitter

Education And Teaching
Early Childhood Education and Teaching

Engineering Technician
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General
Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician
Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians, Other

Hospitality Administration/Management, Other

Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Liberal Arts
General Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

Mechanics And Repair
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician

Medical Support And Technology
Dental Assisting/Assistant
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer
Surgical Technology/Technologist

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

Office And Administration
Executive Assistant/Executive Secretary

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies

Therapy And Counseling
Physical Therapist Assistant

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What Sets Ivy Tech East Central Apart:

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Top 14%Ivy Tech East Central Number of students
% of degrees in office and administration
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Top 18%Ivy Tech East Central Female % of student body

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checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Offers weekend classes
checked Career counseling
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checked Student employment services
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
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