INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – A report released by Intelligent.com, a trusted resource for online degree rankings and higher education planning, has awarded Ivy Tech Community College top ranking status for multiple degree programs, along with the title of having the “Best Technology-Focused Programs” in the country.
The 2020 rankings were calculated through Intelligent.com’s scoring system, which includes student engagement, the potential return on investment, and third-party evaluations. Intelligent.com analyzed hundreds of schools with comparable programs on a scale of 0 to 100, with Ivy Tech Community College making it to the final list for four degree programs. Other notable schools include Purdue University, Indiana Wesleyan, Eastern Kentucky University, and Central Texas College.
“Ivy Tech serves Indiana by offering high-quality certificates and degrees at the lowest cost in Indiana,” Ivy Tech Provost Kara Monroe said. “We are proud to be recognized through the Intelligent.com ranking process. Students at Ivy Tech have many options to start a new career or advanced in their present field with online classes, eight-week classes, and convenient locations around the state of Indiana.”
Ivy Tech has been recognized for the following:
Certificate Degree Programs l Ranked #20
“Best Automotive Certificates”
Colleges for Associates Degrees l Ranked #25
“Best Technology-Focused Programs”
Community Colleges l Ranked #11
“Best Blended Programs”
Cyber Security Degree Programs l Ranked #38
These receiving programs provide students with the opportunity to earn a credential for a high-wage, high-demand job and classes start March 16. The programs offer options for an associate degree, but also certificates and technical certificates that can be earned in less than two years. Some of the certificates and technical certificate options are covered as part of the Next Level Jobs program where the credential can be earned for free.
About Ivy Tech Community College
Ivy Tech Community College serves communities across Indiana, providing world-class education and driving economic transformation. It is the state’s largest public postsecondary institution and the nation’s largest singly accredited statewide community college system. It serves as the state’s engine of workforce development, offering high-value degree programs and training that are aligned with the needs of its communities, along with courses and programs that transfer to other colleges and universities in Indiana. It is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association.