Ivy Tech Community College continues to grow and expand each year to better serve the needs and expectations of the local community. In 2014, the College launched a new initiative, the College Connection Coach program. This program is designed to provide support to high school students and help them explore future career and college opportunities. The coaches are Ivy Tech employees who work onsite at the high schools to serve that schools students.
Students who visit a College Connection Coach receive a host of different services. These being assistance with college applications, guidance on options available after high school, dual credit program assistance, and scholarship and financial aid application assistance. The coaches overall goal is to help students decide on the best path to achieve their life and educational goals.
Plans are in place to expand this initiative across the entire state. The program was created with the goal of enabling more Indiana high school students to earn a college degree.
For more information about the program, click on a county below and contact the local Coach, or students are encouraged to stop by their high school guidance counselor's office.