BLOOMINGTON – Ivy Tech Community College buildings will reopen on Aug. 24 for the start of the fall semester. The college will offer classes and services in-person, as well as virtually and online in order to provide students with options for completing courses.

What is a Virtual Course?

  • Scheduled, face-to-face via Zoom
  • Real-time and recorded activities
  • No additional technology fees
  • Continue real class experiences like lectures, small group work, etc. online
  • Majority of classes will NOT have an on-campus component, but some may require in-person coursework/labs. Varies by class. Information provided by instructors.

What is an Online Course?

  • Assignment deadlines, but no scheduled class time
  • Learning activities and assignments by due dates
  • Distance technology fees apply
  • All course work completed and submitted online

If eligible, Ivy Tech students can earn a tuition-free job certification from home, through Next Level Jobs Indiana, paid for by the Workforce Ready Grant. Some job training programs that can be completed fully online include Information Technology programs like cyber security, software development, and IT support, plus business administration, accounting, supply chain management and logistics, and manufacturing production.

Ivy Tech accepts free applications and offers multiple course start dates throughout the year. Apply online at or for more information, visit

About Ivy Tech Community College

Ivy Tech Community College is Indiana's largest public postsecondary institution and the nation's largest singly accredited statewide community college system, accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. Ivy Tech has campuses throughout Indiana and also serves thousands of students annually online. It serves as the state's engine of workforce development, offering associate degrees, long- and short-term certificate programs, industry certifications, and training that aligns with the needs of the community. The College provides a seamless transfer to other colleges and universities in Indiana, as well as out of state, for a more affordable route to a bachelor's degree.