Ivy Tech Community College Whitewater

Ivy Tech Community College Whitewater

Ivy Tech Community College is the only community college system in Indiana. It was established in 1963 as the Indiana Vocational Technical College. In the year 2005, the college was renamed Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana. It has several campuses across the state. The Richmond campus of Ivy Tech Community College is also known as Ivy Tech Community College - Whitewater. The college offers degrees and certificates in various areas of study. It has under it the following academic divisions:

  • Applied Science and Engineering Technology
  • Business
  • Education
  • Health Sciences
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Public and Social Sciences
  • Technology

The students of Ivy Tech Community College - Richmond are involved in several clubs and organizations such as the Phi Theta Kappa, Ivy Tech Community College Veteran's Association, Student Government Association and Campus Pride. The college also offers financial assistance to the students.

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

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Contacting Ivy Tech Whitewater

Ivy Tech Community College-Whitewater
2357 Chester Blvd
Richmond , IN 47374-1298
General Phone: (765) 966-2656

Ivy Tech Whitewater Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Medical Support and Technology73medical assistant, mental health services tech
Business and Management62business management, accounting technology, accounting and related services
Nursing and Emergency Medicine56registered nursing, licensed practical nurse
Office and Administration33executive secretary
Computer Science and Engineering23computer and info science, information technology, system administration, webmastering
Liberal Arts14general studies
Education and Teaching11early childhood education
Construction Trades10construction trades
Engineering Technician8industrial production tech
Mechanics and Repair6automobile mechanics
Law5legal assistant

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years1068
Associate's degree17914
Award of less than 1 academic year165

Ivy Tech Whitewater Student Body

In 2007-2008, Ivy Tech Whitewater had a total enrollment of 2,124 students (1,539 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 91%
Black 4%
Hispanic 1%
Asian 0%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 5%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 5%
18-19 13%
20-21 10%
22-24 11%
25-29 17%
30-34 14%
35-39 11%
40-49 14%
50-64 5%
65+ 0%

Ivy Tech Whitewater Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 46 %
Part-Time 47 %

Ivy Tech Whitewater Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Richmond, 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 Whitewater 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 $ 1,020

Financial Aid:
Ivy Tech Whitewater participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 1003700)

Ivy Tech Whitewater Faculty

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured and not on tenure track1522

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year2*3$61,316
Associate professoracademic year2*3$46,068
Assistant professoracademic year8$44,9359$43,836
Instructoracademic year2*7$39,035
No academic rankacademic year1*0*
All faculty totalacademic year15$45,92622$44,997

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

Ivy Tech Whitewater Degree Programs (2007)

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

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Information Technology
System Administration/Administrator
Web/Multimedia Management and Webmaster

Construction Trades
Construction Trades, Other

Education And Teaching
Early Childhood Education and Teaching

Engineering Technician
Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians, Other

Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Liberal Arts
General Studies

Mechanics And Repair
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician

Medical Support And Technology
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician

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

Office And Administration
Executive Assistant/Executive Secretary

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Ivy Tech Whitewater Highlights

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What Sets Ivy Tech Whitewater Apart:

Female % of student body
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 10%Ivy Tech Whitewater Female % of student body
% of degrees in computer science and engineering
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 13%Ivy Tech Whitewater % of degrees in computer science and engineering
% students 40 years or older
(vs. all colleges)
Top 16%Ivy Tech Whitewater % students 40 years or older
Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
(vs. all colleges)
Top 17%Ivy Tech Whitewater Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
% of degrees in business and management
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 17%Ivy Tech Whitewater % of degrees in business and management
% of degrees in office and administration
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 17%Ivy Tech Whitewater % of degrees in office and administration
% of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
(vs. all colleges)
Top 18%Ivy Tech Whitewater % of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine

checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Offers weekend classes
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked On-campus day care
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
checked Offers part-time study

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