Post-Secondary Partners

Introduction paragraph for post-secondary partners. Elkhart Area Career Center partners with the following Post-Secondary institutions:

Ivy Tech Community College

By enrolling in dual credit courses offered at Ivy Tech Community College, students save money and time. By getting a head start on earning college credit, students may finish their chosen degree sooner and by applying those credits towards an associate degree at Indiana’s most affordable college, students will save thousands.

After you graduate high school, you can continue taking classes at Ivy Tech and work toward a certificate or degree. The college classes taken while you were in high school will be counted toward your Ivy Tech degree. Your credits may also transfer to a different college or university. Additional information about Ivy Tech programs can be found at the following links:

Vincennes University

Vincennes University is a dual credit partner at the Elkhart Area Career Center dedicated to preparing students for employment in a chosen career and/or furthering their education at a post-secondary institution.  Vincennes University dual credit students can earn college credit, an undergraduate certificate, or an associate degree in general transfer studies, law enforcement, welding technology, automotive collision repair, or cosmetology.  This partnership between Elkhart Community Schools and Vincennes University gives students an opportunity to experience an environment conducive to the successful completion of both a high school and a college degree.

Elkhart Area Career Center Vincennes Contact:

  • Dr. Michael Hepner, Assistant Dean
  • Telephone: 574-262-5650
  • E-Mail:
  • Address: 2424 California Road, Elkhart, IN 46514

Vincennes links: