Ivy Tech Community College sees more than 25,000 students transfer to four-year universities

Ivy Tech Community College advanced 25,887 students with transfer credits to four-year higher education institutions during the 2016-2017 academic year. In the 2015-2016 academic year, 25,233 students transferred credits and 2,970 students transferred a certificate or degree. This is a three percent increase in total transfer students, and 23 percent increase in certificates and degrees earned, respectively.

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Ivy Tech Community College names Executive Director of Workforce Strategic Partnerships


Ivy Tech Community College has named Mark Melnick as executive director of workforce strategic partnerships, assuming the role on June 25, 2018. In this role, Melnick will serve as a key strategic advisor to the South Bend/Elkhart campus and community, regarding community relations and fulfilling workforce training needs, of both local and regional business and industry.

“We look forward to Mark joining Ivy Tech and our South Bend/Elkhart campus community area in this new role,” said Thomas G. Coley, chancellor, Ivy Tech Community College South Bend/Elkhart campus. “This new position helps to solidify our commitment to meeting the area’s demands to increase workforce development. Mark’s appointment greatly enhances our opportunities for further collaboration with the workforce region, community organizations and businesses.” Continue reading

Ivy Tech Community College to assist students enrolling for fall semester at upcoming Express Enrollment events

Ivy Tech Community College is hosting Express Enrollment Days on June 21 (9 a.m. to 6 p.m.) and June 23 (9 a.m. to 3 p.m.) at more than 20 locations across Indiana. During Express Enrollment, Ivy Tech representatives will assist prospective students with all required enrollment steps for the fall 2018 semester.

This event is free and participants are encouraged to RSVP. All details, including the list of participating locations, can be found at IvyTech.edu/EEDay.