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College Degree ASAP

The Associate Accelerated Program (ASAP) provides Ivy Tech Community College students with the opportunity to earn your degree and begin your career in one year or transfer your credits to a four-year college to continue your education. The choice is yours.

As an ASAP student, you will be encouraged to think of college as a job. In addition to obtaining knowledge and hands-on experience in an academic program, you'll be educated in areas that are critically important to employers, like time management and teamwork.

THE BOTTOM LINE: ASAP helps you to succeed, with the mentoring, guidance and support you need along the way. 

Guidelines for ASAP Admittance

  • Referred/Nominated by High School Guidance Counselor
  • Minimum 2.5 High School GPA and strong attendance record
  • No older than 21 years of age
  • Parent/guardian must agree to provide room and board
  • Applications are taken on a first come, first served basis
  • Student and parent/guardian must complete the pledge form

ASAP Is Helping Students Succeed

86% of ASAP students earn a degree or are still enrolled after 12 months--a rate five times better than the average for all Ivy Tech Community College students

70% of ASAP students plan to earn a workforce credential and start a career in their chosen field while pursuing additional post-secondary education

Retention rates in the first year are 10% higher than the College's overall retention rate.

ASAP in the News

Ivy Tech's ASAP program has been nationally recognized by the Wall Street Journal, TIME.com and many other publications.

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Read the latest article about ASAP on Time.com

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