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So you're from Kokomo, IN?

Fortunately for you, Kokomo, IN offers a number of great schools to choose from. It's just a matter of finding the right program and study subject for you!


 

Kokomo College and University Demographics

There are a total of 84 degree and certificate programs offered at Kokomo's 3 colleges and universities. You can choose to study in fields ranging from industrial technology/technician to human resources management/personnel administration, general to executive assistant/executive secretary.

The top-ranked school in Kokomo is Indiana University-Kokomo, with a student population of 2,992. In 2010, Indiana University-Kokomo was ranked 52nd in the nation. Amongst students at Indiana University-Kokomo, the most popular area of study is BSN.

Tuition

On average, colleges and universities in Kokomo schools charge students $3,122 per year in tuition fees. To see the variation in tuition rates at different colleges in Kokomo, compare the tuition at Indiana University-Kokomo, which charges students $6,109 per year, to the tuition at Ivy Tech Community College-Kokomo, which charges students $3,257 per year in tuition.

Financial Aid

Kokomo college students received $15,155,560 in grants, loans, and scholarships in 2008. Institutional grants and scholarships accounted for $14,874,576 of the total. The school giving the most institutional grants and scholarships in Kokomo was Ivy Tech Community College-Kokomo, which gave students $5,276,727 in institutional financial aid.

Kokomo Student Demographics

Approximately 2% of Indiana students were enrolled in Kokomo colleges in 2010. That is 8,141 students. Ivy Tech Community College-Kokomo had the most number of students of any college in Kokomo, with 5,088 students. Rudae's School of Beauty Culture Inc, with 61 students, had the least number of students.

Graduation and Retention Rates

The retention rate for Kokomo colleges and universities, which is the percent of students who return to college after their first year, is about 65%. For every 100 students who enroll in Kokomo schools, 34 eventually graduate. Rudae's School of Beauty Culture Inc has a graduation rate of 69%, which is the highest in amongst Kokomo schools. The lowest graduation rate is 8% for Ivy Tech Community College-Kokomo.

Diversity

Approximately 67% of students enrolled in Kokomo schools are female. 37% of Kokomo college students are older than 24 years. For every 100 Kokomo college students, 15 students identified themselves as being from a racial or ethnic minority background in 2009. Ivy Tech Community College-Kokomo, with 16% of students identifying themselves as being from a minority background, had the highest percentage of ethnically diverse students in Kokomo.

Kokomo Faculty Demographics

As of 2010, there were a total of 3,794 faculty employed by Kokomo colleges and universities. The ratio of female to male faculty was [Female Faculty Ratio] to [Male Faculty Ratio] for Kokomo schools. And 48% of faculty were from ethnically diverse backgrounds.

Kokomo schools had an average faculty to student ratio of 1 to 2 in 2009. Ravenscroft Beauty College had 1 faculty for every 1 student. This was the highest faculty to student ratio for schools in Kokomo.

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We've ranked the top 50 jobs in Kokomo, IN to help you find the right study subject
that fits your interest!

Rank Occupation Num of Jobs Avg Salary Avg Salary (Nat'l) Job Growth (Past 5 Yrs)
1
Retail Salespersons 1,300 $24,480 $25,000 -25.3%
2
Registered Nurses 950 $52,850 $67,720 20.3%
3
Office Clerks, General 910 $22,160 $28,240 5.8%
4
Nursing Aides, Orderlies, and Attendants 600 $22,190 $25,140 50.0%
5
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 550 $29,450 $35,340 37.5%
6
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 410 $27,560 $32,000 -46.1%
7
First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers 400 $38,600 $39,890 -2.4%
8
Cooks, Restaurant 390 $18,290 $23,260 8.3%
9
Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education 360 $48,470 $54,880 89.5%
10
Electricians 340 $58,800 $51,810
11
Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education 340 $46,120 $54,330 -30.6%
12
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 330 $35,250 $41,360 10.0%
13
Electrical Engineers 320 $88,560 $87,770
14
Software Developers, Applications 290 $87,160 $90,410
15
Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants 280 $41,780 $45,860 -9.7%
16
Architectural and Engineering Managers 280 $131,070 $125,900
17
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria 250 $21,340 $24,180 -26.5%
18
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 240 $39,670 $50,770 20.0%
19
General and Operations Managers 230 $113,820 $113,100 -43.9%
20
Mechanical Engineers 230 $84,520 $82,480
21
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics 190 $34,310 $38,200 5.6%
22
Construction Laborers 160 $29,350 $33,590 77.8%
23
Pharmacy Technicians 150 $24,530 $29,330 7.1%
24
Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers 130 n/a $55,620
25
Billing and Posting Clerks 130 $26,840 $33,270 116.7%
26
Accountants and Auditors 120 $57,220 $68,960 -36.8%
27
Industrial Production Managers 120 $118,850 $95,660
28
Security Guards 120 $31,590 $26,870 33.3%
29
Logisticians 110 $72,510 $73,510
30
Financial Analysts 110 $90,040 $86,040
31
Medical and Health Services Managers 110 $65,880 $93,670 83.3%
32
Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 110 $65,160 $50,360
33
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers 110 $37,740 $44,860 -21.4%
34
Physical Therapists 100 $67,950 $77,990 66.7%
35
Lawyers 90 $102,840 $129,440 50.0%
36
Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School 90 $72,700 $89,990 12.5%
37
Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products 90 $67,860 $60,160 -18.2%
38
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists 90 $22,510 $26,510 -47.1%
39
Dental Hygienists 90 $64,260 $68,680 -18.2%
40
Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians 90 $62,810 $56,690
41
Dental Assistants 80 $34,440 $34,140
42
Carpenters 70 $48,650 $43,890 -50.0%
43
Managers, All Other 70 $47,070 $102,160
44
Respiratory Therapists 70 $53,120 $55,200 -12.5%
45
Medical Assistants 70 $25,760 $29,760 0.0%
46
Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors 70 $48,070 $55,970 -22.2%
47
Financial Managers 60 $128,540 $116,970 0.0%
48
Sales Managers 60 $93,570 $114,110 20.0%
49
Child, Family, and School Social Workers 60 $39,770 $43,850 -25.0%
50
Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education 60 $28,730 $29,200 -14.3%