Ivy Tech Community College

2019 Ivy Tech Community College Crime & Safety Report

Is Ivy Tech Community College safe? On this page, we'll examine crime statistics for the college campus and surrounding areas.

What you'll find in our crime and safety report on Ivy Tech Community College:

A Word About the Crime Stats for Ivy Tech Community College

Types of Crime & Safety Incidents

We have compiled this information on crime statistics from the U.S. Department of Education's Campus Safety and Security data. The types of crimes are divided into the following categories: arrests for major crimes, arrests for possession, violence against women, and disciplinary actions.

The arrests for major crimes category includes arrests for things such as murder, robbery, rape, aggravated assault, and arson. The violence against women grouping includes things such as domestic violence, date rape, and stalking. The arrests for possession classification deals with things such as weapons possession, alcohol violations, and drug violations. The disciplinary actions category involves possession of weapons, alcohol violations, and drug violations in the cases where no arrest occurred but some action was taken.

Number of Incidents

Many colleges and universities report zero incidents in some or all of these categories. In fact, 56% of the schools we cover reported no arrests for major crimes, 67% reported no violence against women, 70% reported no arrests for possession, and 68% reported no disciplinary actions.

While zero reported crimes may seem like a good sign, it does not necessarily indicate that the school has been safer. It may just be that the school doesn't have as strict reporting as others. Similarly, a high number of incidents could indicate that the school is more strict about reporting and law enforcement than other institutions.

Ivy Tech Community College Overall Crime Stats

13 Total Number of Incidents
0.18 Incidents per 1000 Students
In 2019, Ivy Tech Community College reported 13 incidents related to crime and safety that involved students at or near campus or on other properties associated with the school. Based on a student body population of 72,689, that's 0.18 incidents per 1,000 students.

Below, you can see the number of incidents by category as well as the maximum number of incidents reported by any school for comparison's purposes.

Category Number of Incidents Max Number of Incidents (at any school) Number of Incidents per 1,000 students Max Number of Incidents per 1000 students (at any school)
Arrests for Major Crimes 4 1,670 0.06 4,000.00
Arrests for Possession 4 880 0.06 1,352.94
Violence Against Women 4 334 0.06 1,000.00
Disciplinary Actions 1 2,670 0.01 4,574.85

Ivy Tech Community College Overall Crime by Category

The chart below shows what percentage of Ivy Tech Community College crime and safety incidents are in each category.

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Disciplinary actions account for 7.7% of all crime and safety incidents at the school. Around 30.8% of the crime and safety-related incidents at Ivy Tech Community College resulted in arrests for possession. About 30.8% of incidents were arrests for major crimes. Acts of violence against women accounted for 30.8% of incidents.

Comparison to Other Schools in the Nation

The charts below show how Ivy Tech Community College compares to other colleges and universities in the nation when it comes to each category of crime and safety-related incidents. Note that this does not take school size into account so larger schools are likely to have more incidents.

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Ivy Tech Community College Overall Crime by Location

The percentage breakdown of Ivy Tech Community College crime and safety incidents by location is shown in the following chart.

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Ivy Tech Community College On-Campus Crime Stats

12 Total Number of Incidents
0.17 Incidents per 1000 Students
In 2019, Ivy Tech Community College reported 12 incidents related to crime and safety that involved students on campus. Since the number of students at the school that year was 72,689, that's 0.17 incidents per 1,000 students.

Below, you can see the number of incidents by category as well as the maximum number of incidents reported by any school for comparison's purposes.

Category Number of Incidents Max Number of Incidents (at any school) Number of Incidents per 1,000 students Max Number of Incidents per 1000 students (at any school)
Arrests for Major Crimes 4 1,585 0.06 4,000.00
Arrests for Possession 4 813 0.06 888.89
Violence Against Women 4 331 0.06 1,000.00
Disciplinary Actions 0 2,645 0.00 4,544.91

Ivy Tech Community College On-Campus Crime by Category

The percentage breakdown of Ivy Tech Community College on-campus crime and safety incidents by category is shown in the following chart.

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Ivy Tech Community College Affiliated Off-Campus Crime Stats

1 Total Number of Incidents
0.01 Incidents per 1000 Students
In 2019, Ivy Tech Community College reported 1 incidents related to crime and safety that involved students on affiliated off-campus properties. Since the number of students at the school that year was 72,689, that's 0.01 incidents per 1,000 students.

Below, you can see the number of incidents by category as well as the maximum number of incidents reported by any school for comparison's purposes.

Category Number of Incidents Max Number of Incidents (at any school) Number of Incidents per 1,000 students Max Number of Incidents per 1000 students (at any school)
Arrests for Major Crimes 0 164 0.00 333.33
Arrests for Possession 0 64 0.00 111.11
Violence Against Women 0 100 0.00 194.44
Disciplinary Actions 1 144 0.01 305.56

Ivy Tech Community College Affiliated Off-Campus Crime by Category

The chart below shows what percentage of Ivy Tech Community College crime and safety incidents on affiliated off-campus properties are in each category.

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References

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