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Fortunately for you, Terre Haute, 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!


 

Terre Haute College and University Demographics

There are 191 degree and certificate programs in disciplines such as robotics technology/technician, executive assistant/executive secretary and administrative assistant and secretarial science, general offered at Terre Haute's 5 colleges and universities for you to choose from.

Terre Haute's top-ranked school is Indiana State University. In 2010, it received a nationwide rank of 44th. Approximately 10,534 students are currently enrolled at Indiana State University. Approximately 13% of students studying at Indiana State University choose to study BSN, making it the most popular course of study at the school.

Tuition

Terre Haute schools charge an average tuition of $12,315 per year. Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology charges students $38,470 per year in tuition, which is the highest tuition rate in Terre Haute. Ivy Tech Community College-Wabash Valley has the lowest tuition rate at $3,257 per year.

Financial Aid

In 2008, students at Terre Haute colleges received an estimated $69,497,726 in financial aid. Of this aid, $68,158,001 was in the form of institutional grants and scholarships. The school giving the most institutional grants and scholarships in Terre Haute was Indiana State University, which gave students $36,285,484 in institutional financial aid.

Terre Haute Student Demographics

Approximately 4% of Indiana students were enrolled in Terre Haute colleges in 2010. That is 18,737 students. Indiana State University had the most number of students of any college in Terre Haute, with 10,534 students. J Michael Harrold Beauty Academy, with 62 students, had the least number of students.

Graduation and Retention Rates

For every 100 students who enroll in Terre Haute schools, 65 return to start their second year of college. Approximately 45% of students eventually graduate. The Terre Haute college with the highest graduation rate is Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, which has a graduation rate of 80%. The Terre Haute college with the lowest graduation rate is Ivy Tech Community College-Wabash Valley, which has a graduation rate of 8%.

Diversity

Terre Haute schools have a student population that is approximately 52% female. The ratio of Terre Haute students who are 24 years old or younger to those who are over 24 years old is 75 to 100. In 2009, 20% of Terre Haute college students identified themselves as belonging to a racial or ethnic minority. The highest percentage of diverse students in Terre Haute in 2009 was at Indiana State University, which had a minority student population that was 23% of the total student population of the school.

Terre Haute Faculty Demographics

Terre Haute schools had 2,379 faculty members in 2010. The ratio of female to male faculty was [Female Faculty Ratio] to [Male Faculty Ratio] for Terre Haute schools. And 16% of faculty were from ethnically diverse backgrounds.

In 2009, the average faculty to student ratio was 1 to 11 for colleges and universities in Terre Haute. Ravenscroft Beauty College had the highest faculty to student ratio, of schools in Terre Haute, with 1 to 1.

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Rank Occupation Num of Jobs Avg Salary Avg Salary (Nat'l) Job Growth (Past 5 Yrs)
1
Retail Salespersons 2,570 $21,500 $25,000 -3.0%
2
Registered Nurses 1,590 $54,430 $67,720 25.2%
3
Office Clerks, General 1,540 $22,790 $28,240 19.4%
4
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 1,000 $28,660 $32,000 -32.9%
5
Correctional Officers and Jailers 900 $40,730 $42,780 5.9%
6
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 860 $29,420 $35,340 19.4%
7
Nursing Aides, Orderlies, and Attendants 840 $21,520 $25,140 -4.5%
8
First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers 710 $35,650 $39,890 2.9%
9
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 680 $35,860 $41,360 15.3%
10
Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education 670 $46,520 $54,330 -1.5%
11
Security Guards 600 $18,360 $26,870 -11.8%
12
General and Operations Managers 530 $92,910 $113,100 -24.3%
13
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 520 $39,560 $50,770 -7.1%
14
Cooks, Restaurant 430 $20,500 $23,260 30.3%
15
Home Health Aides 380 $19,600 $21,760 111.1%
16
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria 350 $21,480 $24,180 20.7%
17
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics 350 $34,280 $38,200 16.7%
18
Accountants and Auditors 340 $68,930 $68,960 3.0%
19
Carpenters 330 $43,850 $43,890 -34.0%
20
Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants 330 $40,530 $45,860 -45.0%
21
Medical Secretaries 300 $28,310 $31,820 57.9%
22
Medical and Health Services Managers 290 $65,670 $93,670 45.0%
23
Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 280 $55,890 $50,360
24
Construction Laborers 270 $33,220 $33,590 -20.6%
25
Billing and Posting Clerks 260 $28,100 $33,270 -3.7%
26
Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers 250 $34,300 $55,620 13.6%
27
Medical Assistants 220 $26,100 $29,760 69.2%
28
Pharmacy Technicians 220 $25,540 $29,330 -4.3%
29
Electricians 210 $57,560 $51,810 -32.3%
30
Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education 190 $38,560 $54,880 -26.9%
31
Financial Managers 180 $80,820 $116,970 100.0%
32
Demonstrators and Product Promoters 180 $18,100 $27,630
33
First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers 170 $60,170 $62,260 -34.6%
34
Legal Secretaries 160 $30,040 $43,270 77.8%
35
Dental Assistants 150 $27,260 $34,140 36.4%
36
Industrial Production Managers 150 $86,630 $95,660 25.0%
37
Sales Managers 140 $72,070 $114,110 27.3%
38
Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians 130 $36,650 $38,190 8.3%
39
Physical Therapists 120 $76,770 $77,990 33.3%
40
Coaches and Scouts 120 $27,880 $35,950 -14.3%
41
Managers, All Other 110 $48,870 $102,160 57.1%
42
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists 110 $35,660 $42,250 -35.3%
43
Food Service Managers 110 $53,070 $52,220 -21.4%
44
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers 110 $38,490 $44,860 -21.4%
45
Lawyers 110 $91,590 $129,440 10.0%
46
Child, Family, and School Social Workers 110 $38,460 $43,850 -26.7%
47
Loan Officers 110 $54,850 $65,900 -26.7%
48
Social and Human Service Assistants 110 $23,310 $30,100 -38.9%
49
Chief Executives 100 $116,700 $173,350 -28.6%
50
Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School 100 $78,880 $89,990 25.0%