Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana

Dental Assisting


The Dental Assisting program at Ivy Tech is the only one in the State of Indiana where graduates can earn five workforce certifications and one license, and become immediately employable when they graduate.

  • Technical Certificate
  • Associate of Applied Science


Dental Hygiene


The cost of earning a Dental Hygiene degree at Ivy Tech is less than half the cost of earning a Dental Hygiene degree at a four-year college or university!

  • Associate of Applied Science


Diagnostic Medical Sonography


Sonography is a growing and rapidly changing field. Get the training you need for your career in our cutting edge laboratory!

  • Associate of Applied Science – Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Cardiac
  • Associate of Applied Science – Diagnostic Medical Sonography/General
  • Associate of Applied Science – Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Vascular


Health Information Technology


If you are interested in healthcare and providing quality care without direct patient care, Health Information Technology is the field for you!

  • Associate of Applied Science


Healthcare Specialist


Healthcare Specialist is the perfect place to begin your health care career.  The short certificates make you employable in a year and you can work while continuing towards your AAS.

Possible degree and credential options, full list here.

  • Certificates
  • Workforce Certifications
  • Associate of Applied Science – Clinical Support


Kinesiology and Exercise Science


Kinesiology and Exercise Science will provide an understanding of the human body and its motion to prepare students to be anything from a fitness instructor or coach, to working in sports management and marketing.

  • Associate of Applied Science
  • Associate of Science


Medical Assisting


Our students get to participate in simulation labs acting as a member of a healthcare team to prepare for the real-world as a Medical Assistant!

  • Technical Certificate
  • Associate of Applied Science


Medical Imaging


Our students have an excellent pass rate on the national board exam, our programs are accredited, and we have great clinical support from community healthcare providers.

  • Associate of Applied Science – Radiologic Technology


Medical Lab. Tech.


This program is excellent for “budding scientists” and builds quality skills for anyone wanting to work in hospital, reference, or research laboratories.

  • Associate of Applied Science




Nursing students have opportunities to care for real patients in a variety of clinical settings, and skills are also learned in simulation labs.  The Associate of Science in Nursing (ASN) can be completed in less than two years once admitted into the program.  This means students can graduate sooner and begin working if they choose

  • Associate of Science in Nursing (ASN) T-SAP
  • LPN to ASN Transitional Track
  • Paramedic to ASN Transitional Track
  • Technical Certificate in Practical Nursing


Optometric Technology


This program gives you the opportunity to acquire the knowledge and skills necessary to work in optical sciences. Through access to state-of-the-art lab equipment, optical clinics and dispensaries you will be provided with substantial real-world experience. During your time in the program, you will be eligible to take the national certification exams offered through the American Board of Opticianry (ABO) and the National Contact Lens Examiners (NCLE).

  • Optometric Technology Technical Certificate
  • Associate of Applied Science


Paramedic Science


This program offers lots of scenario-based critical thinking exercises, labs with high fidelity manikins, hands-on patient assessments, and even a cadaver lab so students can practice advanced life support skills that would otherwise be only lectured about in class.

  • Workforce Certification – EMT-B Certification
  • Associate of Applied Science


Patient Care Technician


Do you want the opportunity to obtain a job working closely with patients to ensure their daily needs are met? The Patient Care Technician program prepares you for a job in a variety of settings with skills such as taking vital signs, performing electrocardiography, drawing blood, and other procedures to assist with critical day-to-day care some patients require.

  • Certificate
  • Technical Certificate
  • Associate of Applied Science


Physical Therapist Assistant


Our Physical Therapist Assistant program prepares individuals, under the supervision of a physical therapist, to implement physical therapy treatment care plans, train patients, conduct treatment interventions, use equipment, and observe and record patient progress. Includes instruction in applied anatomy and physiology, applied kinesiology, principles and procedures of physical therapy, basic neurology and orthopedics, physical therapy modalities, documentation skills, psychosocial aspects of health care, wound and injury care, electrotherapy, working with orthoses and prostheses, and personal and professional ethics.

  • Associate of Science


Practical Nursing


The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) is an integral part of the health care team.  PN graduates are qualified to provide basic care, under the direction of registered nurses and doctors, for patients in a variety of health care settings such as nursing homes, extended care facilities, hospitals, clinics, home health care and physician offices. Per the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of licensed practical nurses “is projected to grow 16 percent from 2014 to 2024, much faster than the average for all occupations”.

  • Associate of Science in Nursing (ASN)
  • LPN to ASN Transitional Track
  • Paramedic to ASN Transitional Track
  • Technical Certificate in Practical Nursing


Radiation Therapy


Ivy Tech offers the only associate degree radiation therapy program in the state of Indiana and our VERT program is one of just 11 such programs in the United States.

  • Associate of Science


Respiratory Therapy


Ivy Tech campuses around the state offer nine of the total 11 Respiratory Therapy programs in Indiana.

  • Associate of Science


Surgical Technology


A career in Surgical Technology is very fast-paced and challenging. You may be able to hold a beating heart in your hand or be part of a team in the Operating Room working on replacing a total hip or knee in the orthopedic rotation at your site!

  • Associate of Applied Science


Therapeutic Massage


Our program offers smaller size classes that allow for one-on-one personal instruction during class. Students also receive additional training apart from the 625 hour minimum requirement by the state.

  • Certificate
  • Technical Certificate
  • Associate of Applied Science


Adv. Autom. & Robotics Tech.

Advanced Automation & Robotics Technology


Advanced Automation and Robotics is designed for students interested in great careers in a global marketplace with world-class companies. There is a huge shortage of skilled employees in manufacturing, and this degree will provide you with the skills needed to be successful in the modern manufacturing environment.




Agriculture is one of the largest sectors of Indiana’s economy with a $20 billion annual impact, and as this sector becomes more high-tech, the need for trained college graduates in agriculture is increasing.

  • Landscape Technician Certificate
  • Associate of Applied Science
  • Associate of Science


Automotive Technology


The Automotive program, with the support of industry partners, is designed to be interactive and relevant to current and future industry demands. The program incorporates industry recognized certifications as well as highly qualified instructors that believe in quality student learning experiences.


Aviation Maintenance Tech.


Ivy Tech’s Aviation Maintenance Technology program is certified by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to teach students the skills needed to perform maintenance, inspection and repair of civilian aircraft.

  • Aviation Maintenance – General Concentration Certificate
  • Aviation Maintenance – Airframe Concentration Technical Certificate
  • Aviation Maintenance – Powerplant Concentration Technical Certificate
  • Associate of Applied Science – Airframe Concentration
  • Associate of Applied Science – Powerplant Concentration


Aviation Management

Aviation Management


The Aviation Management program is a great way to get started in the field of aviation!

  • Aviation Operations Certificate


Aviation Technology – Flight


The Aviation Technology program is a great way to take your future to new heights! Through Ivy Tech’s Aviation Technology program you will receive hands-on, real-world training in Professional Flight Education – allowing you to pursue the career of your dreams.

  • Aviation Technoloy – Flight
    (Technical Certificate)




Biotechnology is an area that has seen significant growth in global employment. In the state of Indiana, jobs in the Biotechnology sector have increased by 12% over the last five years. Nearly 58,000 Hoosiers work in the life sciences industry, making Indiana one of the top ten states for the number of life sciences employees.*

  • Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing Concentration Certificate
  • Regulatory Affairs Concentration Certificate
  • Associate of Applied Science
  • Associate of Science


Building Construction Mgmt.


The job outlook for building construction management is growing at a 16% rate, faster than the average growth rate.* All construction jobs, big or small, need to be managed and our Building Construction Management program will prepare our students for those duties.


Building Construction Tech.


By 2018, construction and manufacturing fields will have nearly eight million job openings, and 20 percent of the country’s construction workforce will retire in the next two to four years.


Chemical Technology


Graduates get to solve chemical mysteries in almost every sector of business, and are prepared with strong trouble-shooting, communication, and analytical skills that make them highly desirable in many sectors, even those beyond the chemical laboratory.

  • Associate of Applied Science


Design Technology


Items that we use every day have been created by people with design technology backgrounds. Before something is put into production it must be designed. There are a variety of industries in which students can work including, architectural firms, construction companies, machining companies, and more.  


Diesel Technology

Diesel Technology


If you have an interest in a hands-on program that will help you diagnose and repair high-tech systems, this program is for you. Ivy Tech graduates are sought after by local employers for a variety of positions in the field.


Electrical Engineering Tech.


Electrical engineering and electronics technology are fast-changing fields vital to almost every facet of modern life, and many employees and entrepreneurs are needed every year to meet demands.  If you like math, science, and technology, EET may be the choice for you.  With the EET-AS degree, you can get a high-paying job, and continue to work on a Bachelor’s degree at IUPUI or another university.


Electronics & Computer Tech.

Electronics and Computer Technology


Electronics and computer technologies (ECT) are fast-changing fields vital to almost every facet of modern life. Many employees are needed every year to meet demands. If you like math, science, and technology, ECT may be the choice for you. With the ECT-AAS degree or Technical Certificate, you can get a high-paying job in installation, service, repair, development and/or maintenance of high-tech equipment and systems.


Energy Technology


The Energy Technology program is the future!  Job growth in the Energy industry is expected to increase dramatically, and we have a 100% placement rate!


Engineering Technology


This program is flexible!  The Engineering Technology program is designed to be a transfer program, however as engineering firms work to find new ways to reduce cost and increase productivity, the demand for Engineering Technicians is increasing.

  • Associate of Science


Heat, Vent. & A/C Tech. (HVAC)

Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning Technology (HVAC)


HVAC is a part of our lives, so much so that 68% of all energy use is HVAC related.  Highly trained HVAC technicians are in high demand in diverse fields including commercial, industrial, residential, hospitals and now even energy related fields such as geo thermal and solar thermal.


Industrial Technology


If you like to work with your hands and interact with machines, then this is the program for you.  With lecture time limited to 20% or less, students gain valuable knowledge to prepare themselves for a rewarding career.


Machine Tool Technology


Hundreds of jobs in the Machine Tool Technology field are unfilled because of the lack of skilled workers. Our program was developed by employers to give students the best chance of landing their dream job.


Manufacturing Prod. & Ops.

Manufacturing Production and Operations


Manufacturing is a great industry that offers great benefits and high-paying jobs, with workers earning about 20% more than in other industry sectors.

  • Technical Certificate
  • Associate of Applied Science – online


Mechanical Engineering Tech.


A society is only as strong as what it makes.  If you like to make the future by working with your hands, but also want to apply your math and communication skills to a challenging and rewarding career field, Mechanical Engineering Technology may be the choice for you.

  • Associate of Science T-SAP


Precision Ag. Equipment Tech.

Precision Agriculture Equipment Technology


Precision Agriculture Equipment Technology is a continually expanding industry due to the technological advances in the equipment used in farming. Graduates of this program are in high demand due to this rapid growth.

  • Technical Certificates
  • Associate of Applied Science