Franklin College – Founded in 1834, Franklin College is a residential four-year undergraduate liberal arts institution 20 minutes from downtown Indianapolis. The College prepares men and women for significant careers through the liberal arts, offering its 1,018 students 29 majors including biology, business, education, and journalism. In 1842, it became the first coeducational institution in Indiana, and
the seventh in the nation, to admit women. Franklin College maintains a voluntary association with the American Baptist Churches USA.
Ivy Tech Community College – Ivy Tech Community College is the nation’s largest state-wide community college with single accreditation. It is the state’s largest public post-secondary institution serving more than 120,000 students a year.