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All of our programs are designed to lead you toward a great career. That’s just one reason 92% of our alumni would choose Ivy Tech again. Find the program meant for advancing you toward your career—quickly and affordably.

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Accounting

Gain real-world accounting experience with software such as QuickBooks and Sage 50, while also partnering with CPA firms across the state.

Classes at 27 Indiana Locations

Associate Degree: 4 semesters
Certificates (3): 2-3 semesters
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Accounting

Associate Degree

Certificates &
Technical Certificates

  • Enrolled Agent
  • Professional Bookkeeping and Payroll
  • Accounting
$49,324 avg salary
100% online option

Advanced Automation and Robotics Technology

Advanced manufacturing helps build our modern world. Learn to program robotics and work with equipment like hydraulics.

Classes at 22 Indiana Locations

Associate Degree: 6 semesters
Certificates (2): 2-3 semesters
Workforce Certifications (6)
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Advanced Automation and Robotics Technology

Associate Degree

Certificates &
Technical Certificates

  • Mechatronics
  • Automation and Robotics Technology

Workforce Certifications

  • OSHA 10 Hour
  • MSSC Safety
  • MSSC Quality Certification
  • MSSC Manufacturing Processes
  • MSSC Maintenance Awareness
  • Siemens Level 1
$58,991 avg salary

Agriculture

Prepare for a real-world agriculture career. Includes partnerships with John Deere, Dow AgroSciences, Monsanto, and others.

Classes at 13 Indiana Locations

Associate Degree: 4 semesters
Certificates (11): 1-3 semesters
Workforce Certifications (2)
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Agriculture

Associate Degree

Certificates &
Technical Certificates

  • Animal Agribusiness
  • Agribusiness Management
  • Food Science
  • General Agriculture
  • Grain Systems
  • Horticulture/Landscape Management
  • Hydroculture
  • Landscape Technician
  • Plant Production
  • Urban Horticulture
  • Controlled Environment Agriculture

Workforce Certifications

  • OSHA 10 Hour
  • Career Safety Awareness
$37,194 avg salary
$17.88 avg hourly rate

Aviation Technology — Flight

Prepare for a career in the cockpit with FAA-approved training that includes flight instructor ratings, aviation weather, and more.

Classes at 2 Indiana Locations

Associate Degree: 4 semesters
Certificates (1): 3 semesters
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Aviation Technology — Flight

Associate Degree

Certificates &
Technical Certificates

  • Aviation Technology - Flight
$87,976 avg salary
$42.30 avg hourly rate

Biology

Biology is the study of life itself–and your first step to a career in medicine, pharmacology, agriculture, research, and many others.

Classes at 19 Indiana Locations

Associate Degree: 4 semesters

Biology

Associate Degree

$56,357 avg salary
$27.09 avg hourly rate

Business Administration

Learn principles that build a background for success in business, including the creation of marketing plans, budgets, and case studies.

Classes at 31 Indiana Locations

Associate Degree: 4 semesters
Certificates (7): 1-3 semesters
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Business Administration

Associate Degree

Certificates &
Technical Certificates

  • Applied Organizational Leadership Studies
  • Business Information Technology
  • Digital Marketing
  • Global Workforce Skills
  • Human Resources Management
  • Insurance
  • Business Administration
$54,276 avg salary
100% online option

Business Operations, Applications & Technology (BOAT)

Prepare for a career as an administrative professional, helping all types of office environments, such as legal, medical, and others.

Classes at 24 Indiana Locations

Associate Degree: 4 semesters
Certificates (2): 1-2 semesters
Workforce Certifications (5)
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Business Operations, Applications & Technology (BOAT)

Associate Degree

Certificates &
Technical Certificates

  • Microsoft Office Specialist
  • Business Operations, Applications, and Technology

Workforce Certifications

  • MS Word
  • MS PowerPoint
  • MS Outlook
  • MS Access
  • MS Excel
$41,233 avg salary
100% online option

Computer Science

Acquire skills needed to interact with computers and complex software in any organization, using programming and critical thinking.

Classes at 25 Indiana Locations

Associate Degree: 4 semesters
Certificates (1): 2 semesters
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Computer Science

Associate Degree

Certificates &
Technical Certificates

  • Computer Science Fundamentals
$80,945 avg salary
100% online option

Criminal Justice

Learn from instructors with real-world experience in career fields like law enforcement, court services, security, and others.

Classes at 26 Indiana Locations

Associate Degree: 4 semesters
Certificates (4): 2 semesters
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Criminal Justice

Associate Degree

Certificates &
Technical Certificates

  • Professionalism in Corrections
  • Professionalism in Policing
  • School Resource Officer Training
  • Criminal Justice
$39,590 avg salary
100% online option

Cybersecurity / Information Assurance

This nationally recognized program helps students learn how to effectively secure computers, networks, and critical infrastructure.

Classes at 26 Indiana Locations

Associate Degree: 4 semesters
Certificates (4): 2-3 semesters
Workforce Certifications (5)
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Cybersecurity / Information Assurance

Associate Degree

Certificates &
Technical Certificates

  • Cybercrime
  • Cybersecurity Incident Analyst
  • Security Operations Center Specialist
  • Cybersecurity / Information Assurance

Workforce Certifications

  • A+
  • Security+
  • CISCO Certified Entry
  • Networking Technician
  • Network+
$76,069 avg salary
100% online option

Data Analytics

Learn essentials of extracting information from data, using tools such as data mining, statistical analysis, and business analytics.

Classes at 25 Indiana Locations

Associate Degree: 4 semesters
Certificates (1): 3 semesters
Workforce Certifications (4)
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Data Analytics

Associate Degree

Certificates &
Technical Certificates

  • Data Analytics

Workforce Certifications

  • Oracle Admin I
  • Oracle Admin II
  • SQL Server
  • Oracle Application Express: Developing Web Applications
$76,724 avg salary
100% online option

Dental Assisting

Taught by instructors experienced in the field, you’ll learn skills involving radiography, dental materials, and general dentistry.

Classes at 5 Indiana Locations

Associate Degree: 5 semesters
Certificates (2): 2-4 semesters
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Dental Assisting

Associate Degree

Certificates &
Technical Certificates

  • Dental Office Administration
  • Dental Assisting
$40,886 avg salary

Design Technology

Discover the basics of form and function, with electives leading to paths such as Mechanical Design, Computer Graphics and others.

Classes at 17 Indiana Locations

Associate Degree: 4 semesters
Certificates (5): 2 semesters
Workforce Certifications (1)
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Design Technology

Associate Degree

Certificates &
Technical Certificates

  • Architectural Design
  • Computer-Aided Design
  • Computer Graphics
  • Mechanical Design
  • Design Technology

Workforce Certifications

  • Autodesk Certified Professional
$62,492 avg salary
$30.04 avg hourly rate

Education – Early Childhood

Discover essentials of childhood development and growth in a variety of settings, such as traditional classrooms and on-campus labs.

Classes at 23 Indiana Locations

Associate Degree: 4 semesters
Certificates (3): 1-2 semesters
Workforce Certifications (1)
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Education – Early Childhood

Associate Degree

Certificates &
Technical Certificates

  • Early Childhood Education CDA Process
  • Early Childhood Administration
  • Early Childhood Education

Workforce Certifications

  • Child Development Associate
$30,512 avg salary
100% online option

Education – Elementary & Special

From lesson plans to community engagement, future teachers learn to teach in a variety of authentic classroom and school settings.

Classes at 25 Indiana Locations

Associate Degree: 4 semesters
Certificates (1): 2 semesters
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Education – Elementary & Special

Associate Degree

  • Concentration Options:
  • Elementary Education
  • Special Education

Certificates &
Technical Certificates

  • Elementary Education
$46,950 avg salary
$22.57 avg hourly rate

Education – Secondary

This program can lead to a teaching degree in biology, chemistry, or mathematics, areas where qualified teachers are sorely needed.

Classes at 18 Indiana Locations

Associate Degree: 4 semesters
Certificates (2): 1-2 semesters
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Education – Secondary

Associate Degree

  • Concentration Options:
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics

Certificates &
Technical Certificates

  • Career Specialist Permit
  • Secondary STEM Education
$51,133 avg salary
$24.58 avg hourly rate

Engineering

A focus on math and science gives you the foundation toward further study in mechanical, civil, electrical, or other engineering.

Classes at 9 Indiana Locations

Associate Degree: 4 semesters
Certificates (2): 2-3 semesters
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Engineering

Associate Degree

  • Option:
  • Mechanical Engineering TSAP (Transfer as a Junior)

Certificates &
Technical Certificates

  • Freshman Engineering
  • Engineering
$84,649 avg salary
$40.70 avg hourly rate

Engineering Technology

Often working with engineers, engineering technicians have responsibilities that can include project development, planning, and testing.

Classes at 10 Indiana Locations

Associate Degree: 4 semesters

Engineering Technology

Associate Degree

$71,701 avg salary
$34.47 avg hourly rate

Entrepreneurship

Get a solid foundation for starting or growing a business, including mentoring and opportunities to pitch investors for funding.

Classes at 12 Indiana Locations

Associate Degree: 4 semesters
Certificates (1): 2-3 semesters
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Entrepreneurship

Associate Degree

Certificates &
Technical Certificates

  • Entrepreneurship

General Studies

Get broad exposure to a solid core of courses largely transferable to 4-year institutions as required for a bachelor's degree.

Classes at 29 Indiana Locations

Associate Degree: 4 semesters

General Studies

Associate Degree

100% online option

Healthcare Specialist

Start your healthcare career with clinical hands-on practice in certification options like Phlebotomy, Pharmacy Technician, and more.

Classes at 29 Indiana Locations

Associate Degree: 4 semesters
Certificates (13): 1-3 semesters
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Healthcare Specialist

Associate Degree

  • Concentration Option:
  • Clinical Support

Certificates &
Technical Certificates

  • ACSM Certified Personal Trainer
  • Central Service Technician
  • Certified Nursing Aide (CNA)
  • Dementia Care
  • Electrocardiography Technician
  • Home Health Aide
  • Home Healthcare Tech
  • Long Term Care Specialist
  • Nutrition and Wellness
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Phlebotomy Technician
  • Qualified Medication Aide (QMA)
  • Healthcare Specialist - Clinical Support
$35,828 avg salary

Human Services

Ready to help others? Here, students are trained to develop the skills, attitudes, and knowledge needed to work in social services.

Classes at 27 Indiana Locations

Associate Degree: 4 semesters
Certificates (4): 2-3 semesters
Workforce Certifications (2)
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Human Services

Associate Degree

  • Concentration Options:
  • Addiction Studies
  • Youth Development
  • Social Work

Certificates &
Technical Certificates

  • Addiction Studies
  • Elder Care Professional
  • Youth Development
  • Human Services

Workforce Certifications

  • Human Services Board Certified Practitioner
  • Development of Youth Professional
$28,120 avg salary
100% online option

Indiana College Core

Fulfills core requirements equivalent to your first year of college so you can start as a sophomore at any Indiana 4-year institution.

Classes at 30 Indiana Locations

Certificates (1): 2 semesters
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Indiana College Core

Certificates &
Technical Certificates

  • Indiana College Core
100% online option

Industrial Technology

Manufacturers need technicians who understand modern machines. Train for career fields like repair technician, welder, or machinist.

Classes at 26 Indiana Locations

Associate Degree: 5 semesters
Certificates (9): 2-3 semesters
Workforce Certifications (10)
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Industrial Technology

Associate Degree

Certificates &
Technical Certificates

  • Industrial Coatings and Finishes
  • Industrial Electrical
  • Industrial Mechanical
  • Interdisciplinary Industrial Workforce
  • Materials Technology
  • Structural Welding
  • Process Operations Technology
  • Quality Assurance
  • Welding Technology

Workforce Certifications

  • OSHA 10 Hour
  • MSSC Safety
  • MSSC Quality
  • MSSC Manufacturing Processes
  • MSSC Industrial Mechanical
  • AWS Welding Processes
  • AWS Pipe Welding II
  • AWS Shielded Metal ARC Welding II
  • AWS Gas Metal MIG II
  • AWS Gas Tungsten Arc Welding II
$42,975 avg salary

Informatics

Learn how people and technology interact so you can develop skills to make tomorrow’s computers and software more useful.

Classes at 25 Indiana Locations

Associate Degree: 4 semesters
Certificates (2): 2-3 semesters
Workforce Certifications (4)
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Informatics

Associate Degree

Certificates &
Technical Certificates

  • Informatics
  • Salesforce Administrator

Workforce Certifications

  • A+
  • Project+
  • Security+
  • Database Fundamentals
$65,044 avg salary
100% online option

Information Technology Support

Prepare for a career in the IT field with knowledge and skills needed to build and maintain computing systems and technology.

Classes at 30 Indiana Locations

Associate Degree: 4 semesters
Certificates (2): 2 semesters
Workforce Certifications (6)
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Information Technology Support

Associate Degree

Certificates &
Technical Certificates

  • IT Help Desk
  • Information Technology Support

Workforce Certifications

  • A+
  • Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician
  • Project+
  • Security+
  • Mobility+
  • Network+
$64,209 avg salary
100% online option

Legal Studies

The starting point for students interested in the law. Learn about sources of law, legal research, civil procedure, ethics, and more.

Classes at 21 Indiana Locations

Associate Degree: 4 semesters

Legal Studies

Associate Degree

$44,343 avg salary
100% online option

Liberal Arts

Explore personal and academic growth in areas from critical thinking to creative expression as you build toward a bachelor’s degree.

Classes at 30 Indiana Locations

Associate Degree: 4 semesters

Liberal Arts

Associate Degree

Logistics & Supply Chain Management

Get your logistics career going by studying the technologies and systems used to track goods efficiently and keep the economy moving.

Classes at 28 Indiana Locations

Associate Degree: 4-5 semesters
Certificates (3): 1-3 semesters
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Logistics & Supply Chain Management

Associate Degree

Certificates &
Technical Certificates

  • CDL Plus
  • Interdisciplinary Industrial Workforce
  • Supply Chain Management/Logistics
$47,086 avg salary
100% online option

Machine Tool Technology

There’s high demand for skills in precision machining. Certificate paths include manual machining or computer-based CNC machining.

Classes at 18 Indiana Locations

Associate Degree: 4 semesters
Certificates (2): 2-3 semesters
Workforce Certifications (9)
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Machine Tool Technology

Associate Degree

Certificates &
Technical Certificates

  • CNC Production Machinist
  • Machine Tool Technology

Workforce Certifications

  • NIMS Measurement, Materials & Safety Assessment
  • NIMS Job Planning, Bench Work & Layout Assessment
  • NIMS Manual Milling Assessment
  • NIMS CNC Milling, Operator Assessment
  • NIMS CNC Turning, Operator Assessment
  • NIMS Manual Turning with Chucking Assessment
  • NIMS CNC Milling, Programming Setup & Operations Assessment
  • NIMS CNC Turning, Programming Setup & Operations Assessment;
  • NIMS Manual Grinding
$51,521 avg salary

Manufacturing Production & Operations

Online degree program designed to lead to roles as technicians, operators, and managers on the modern manufacturing plant floor.

Classes at 23 Indiana Locations

Associate Degree: 4 semesters
Certificates (1): 2-3 semesters
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Manufacturing Production & Operations

Associate Degree

Certificates &
Technical Certificates

  • Manufacturing Production and Operations
$42,419 avg salary
100% online option

Mechanical Engineering Technology

Get skills that can lead to careers related to mechanical engineering, including product design, drafting, manufacturing, and testing.

Classes at 5 Indiana Locations

Associate Degree: 4 semesters

Mechanical Engineering Technology

Associate Degree

$71,672 avg salary
$34.46 avg hourly rate

Medical Assisting

Be the link between healthcare providers and patients as you learn in a variety of settings, including labs and patient exam rooms.

Classes at 25 Indiana Locations

Associate Degree: 4 semesters
Certificates (5): 1-3 semesters
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Medical Assisting

Associate Degree

Certificates &
Technical Certificates

  • CCMA Development Prep
  • Medical Office Administration
  • Medical Scribe Professional
  • Outpatient Insurance Coding
  • Medical Assisting
$37,755 avg salary

Nursing

Work toward an LPN, ASN, or transfer as a junior. Learn to care for patients and qualify to work in hospitals, home health, and more.

Classes at 27 Indiana Locations

Associate Degree: 6-7 semesters
Certificates (2): 2-3 semesters
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Nursing

Associate Degree

  • Traditional Track
  • LPN to ASN Transitional Track
  • Medical Assistant to ASN Transitional Track
  • Military Medic to ASN Transitional Track
  • Paramedic to ASN Track

Certificates &
Technical Certificates

  • Pre-Nursing Studies
  • Practical Nursing

Paralegal Studies

Learn legal essentials from a faculty made up of practicing attorneys and judges. Graduates may work as court staff or in legal firms.

Classes at 23 Indiana Locations

Associate Degree: 4 semesters
Certificates (1): 2-3 semesters
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Paralegal Studies

Associate Degree

Certificates &
Technical Certificates

  • Paralegal Studies
$41,329 avg salary
100% online option

Patient Care Technician

Assist patients with day-to-day activities, take vital signs, collect specimens, and perform other diagnostic or treatment procedures.

Classes at 15 Indiana Locations

Associate Degree: 4 semesters
Certificates (1): 1-3 semesters
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Patient Care Technician

Associate Degree

Certificates &
Technical Certificates

  • Patient Care Technician
$29,511 avg salary
$14.19 avg hourly rate

Precision Agriculture Equipment Technology

Farm equipment is advancing rapidly, with GPS and mapping software. Discover agriculture’s future in labs with the newest on-board tech.

Classes at 4 Indiana Locations

Associate Degree: 5 semesters
Certificates (3): 2-3 semesters
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Precision Agriculture Equipment Technology

Associate Degree

Certificates &
Technical Certificates

  • Agriculture Equipment Service Technician
  • Precision Agriculture Specialist
  • Precision Agriculture Technician
$44,804 avg salary
$21.54 avg hourly rate

Professional Communication

Get started on the path to Executive Assistant, Writer, or another communications career with skills for effective message delivery.

Classes at 15 Indiana Locations

Associate Degree: 4 semesters
Certificates (1): 2 semesters
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Professional Communication

Associate Degree

Certificates &
Technical Certificates

  • Professional and Community Communication
$80,160 avg salary
$38.54 avg hourly rate

Psychology

Psychology is the study of behavior, a highly valuable career skill. Studies include human sexuality and theories of personality.

Classes at 20 Indiana Locations

Associate Degree: 4 semesters

Psychology

Associate Degree

$46,851 avg salary
$22.52 avg hourly rate

Smart Manufacturing & Digital Integration

Combines skills from the world of IT, engineering, operations, and informatics to develop systems that improve manufacturing efficiency.

Classes at 8 Indiana Locations

Associate Degree: 5 semesters
Certificates (1): 2-3 semesters
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Smart Manufacturing & Digital Integration

Associate Degree

Certificates &
Technical Certificates

  • Smart Manufacturing and Digital Integration
$68,230 avg salary
$32.80 avg hourly rate

Software Development

Learn to develop, test, and maintain software by gaining a foundation in programming, web development, and application development.

Classes at 23 Indiana Locations

Associate Degree: 4 semesters
Certificates (4): 2 semesters
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Software Development

Associate Degree

Certificates &
Technical Certificates

  • Software Application Developer
  • Web Application Development
  • Website Design
  • Software Development
$80,945 avg salary
100% online option

Surgical Technology

Train in a real operating room to enter the workforce as a surgical assistant, in labor and delivery, or in central sterile supply.

Classes at 9 Indiana Locations

Associate Degree: 5 semesters

Surgical Technology

Associate Degree

$48,859 avg salary
$23.49 avg hourly rate

Visual Communications

Careers in media and marketing begin with skills in visual communications. Here students learn both the technical and aesthetic aspects.

Classes at 8 Indiana Locations

Associate Degree: 4 semesters
Certificates (1): 2 semesters
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Visual Communications

Associate Degree

  • Concentration Option:
  • Photography

Certificates &
Technical Certificates

  • Visual Communications
$42,704 avg salary
$20.53 avg hourly rate