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What is Ivy Tech Online?

Ivy Tech Community College offers a vast selection of online courses and online degree programs, making it even easier to take classes that fit your schedule. We offer approximately 350 classes online and 13 online degree programs. The more than 32,000 students who are currently enrolled in our online classes benefit by interacting with their classmates and learning from the same qualified instructors who teach classes on campus.

Ivy Tech Online also serves as a resource for faculty and staff through instructional design and development, faculty training, research and development in the area of online and technology facilitated learning, and provides oversight of the learning management system for the College.

Vision
Ivy Tech Online is the premier provider of choice for online education.

Mission Statement
Ivy Tech Community College prepares individuals to learn, live and work in a diverse and globally competitive world. To fulfill its part of the mission, Ivy Tech Online provides high-quality, low cost education and training facilitated through technology to serve the students of Indiana and the country, and international students. Ivy Tech Online offers a rich, online or technology-based instructional environment in a wide variety of credit and non-credit courses and programs. Ivy Tech Online serves as a resource for faculty and staff through instructional design and development, faculty training, research and development in the area of online and technology facilitated learning, and provides oversight of the learning management system for the College.

Who do I contact for information about Ivy Tech Online?

Dr. Jeff Pittman, Vice President of Online Education
Center for Instructional Technology
Phone: 317-921-4244
Email: jpittman@ivytech.edu

Dr. Kara Monroe, Vice President for Online Academic Programs
Center for Instructional Technology
Phone: 317-921-4912
Email: kmonroe@ivytech.edu

I'm not sure online learning is right for me. Can you help me decide?

Ivy Tech offers five different types of distance learning courses. These course types give students a number of choices in how they take a distance learning class. When you search for classes in the course schedule, you will see one of five codes if the course is a distance learning course. A few guidelines as to whether or not each course is the right fit for you are provided below.

An Online Only course (often just referred to as an Internet course) is a course taken online. The only time a student may need to go to a campus or testing center is to take a proctored exam. This normally occurs two to four times per semester and will be explained in detail by the instructor in courses where it is required.

If you use the following phrases to describe yourself, then an online class may be an excellent choice for you:

What are the different kinds of distance education courses offered at Ivy Tech Online?

Distance education courses at Ivy Tech Community College are coded in the student information system using the following definitions for delivery mode and fee assignment purposes. The college charges an additional per-credit hour course fee for all types of courses delivered at a distance. In addition, all types of distance education courses shown below follow the College’s distance education course calendar as detailed in this policy.

What online programs do you offer?

The online programs include:



What courses can I take online?

Ivy Tech Community College offers a vast selection of online courses and online degree programs, making it even easier to take classes that fit your schedule. We offer approximately 350 classes online and 12 online degree programs. The more than 32,000 students who are currently enrolled in our online classes benefit by interacting with their classmates and learning from the same qualified instructors who teach classes on campus.

The online programs include: