90 percent of respondents indicated if they had to do it all over again, they would attend Ivy Tech to obtain their associate degree
In the Gallup-Indiana Graduate Satisfaction Survey recently released by the Indiana Commission for Higher Education, 83 percent of Ivy Tech Community College alumni were satisfied or extremely satisfied with the education they received. In addition 90 percent of respondents indicated if they had to do it all over again they would obtain an associate degree through Ivy Tech. Continue reading
Ivy Tech Community College awarded 25,803 certificates, technical certificates and associate degrees to more than 18,000 students in academic year 2017-2018. This increase in completion of credentials is more than 4,500 over the previous academic year and represents a 22 percent overachievement of the 2018 strategic plan goal. Credentials awarded in high-demand industries saw the largest percentages of year over year growth which include: information technology at 75 percent; business, logistics and supply chain at 45 percent; advanced manufacturing at 42 percent; and healthcare at 18 percent.
Ivy Tech Community College and Lutheran Health Network recently signed an agreement to offer all LHN employees, which includes more than 7,200 individuals region-wide, an opportunity to earn college credit through the College’s Achieve Your Degree program.
Achieve Your Degree is a statewide collaboration between Ivy Tech campuses and its community businesses and organizations that offers free or low-cost tuition to employees and members through tuition reimbursement or financial support from business and industry.