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Purdue University

Instate Tuition (2011-2012)
Out-of-state Tuition (2011-2012)

PU Address

WEST LAFAYETTE, IN 47907--1088
General info:(765) 494-4600
Financial aid office:(765) 494-5050
Admissions office:(765) 494-1776
University Homepage

Tuition + PU Housing


UGrad Application Fee: $50
Grad Application Fee: $60

Tuition Payment Plan: Yes
Campus Housing Capacity:11617
Freshman Must Live on Campus: No

University Makeup

# of Undergrads: 34,267
# of Grad students: 10,377
# of Part time: 48
Total Students: 44,644




American Indian:



Pacific Islander:




Financial Aid

75% First time, full time students receive federal aid and the average amount is $2,123

20% of students receive State/Local grants and the average amount is $1,935

30% receive instiutional grants and the average institutional award is $1,949

50% receive student loans and the average amount is $3,202
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Financial Aid Website
Public 4 year or above Institution
Research Universities (very high research activity)
Doctoral/Research Universities--Extensive
Average ACT: 25.0

Special Programs

Pharmacy Program
Teacher Certifications

Admissions Requirements

Secondary School Record Required
Secondary School GPA Recommended
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Test Scores Required
Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Test EOFL Required

Special Credits

HS College Credit: Yes
AP Credit: Yes
Life Experience Credit: No
Special Credits(other): No

Applicants Admitted

66% men vs 71% women admitted

Applicants vs Admissions

Number of Men Applicants: 17,069
Number of Women Applicants: 12,652
Number of Men Admitted: 11,310
Number of Women Admitted: 9,008

Student Services

Library On Campus
Counseling Services
Employment Services
Placement Services
Day Care On Campus

Majors  Hide Majors

• Accounting
• Accounting Award of less than 1 academic year
• Aeronautical/Aerospace Engineering Technology/Technician
• Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology General
• Aerospace Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering
• Aerospace Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• African-American/Black Studies
• Agricultural Business and Management Other
• Agricultural Economics
• Agricultural Economics Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Agricultural Engineering
• Agricultural Engineering Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Agricultural Mechanization General
• Agricultural Teacher Education
• Agriculture General
• Agronomy and Crop Science
• Agronomy and Crop Science Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Animal Sciences General
• Animal Sciences General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Apparel and Textiles General
• Apparel and Textiles General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician
• Art/Art Studies General
• Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
• Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist Phd(Professional practice)
• Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Aviation/Airway Management and Operations
• Avionics Maintenance Technology/Technician
• Biochemistry
• Biochemistry Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
• Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Biological and Physical Sciences
• Biology/Biological Sciences General
• Biology/Biological Sciences General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Botany/Plant Biology
• Botany/Plant Biology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Business Administration and Management General
• Business Administration and Management General Award of less than 1 academic year
• Business Administration and Management General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Chemical Engineering
• Chemical Engineering Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Chemistry General
• Chemistry General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Civil Engineering General
• Civil Engineering General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
• Computer Engineering General
• Computer Graphics
• Computer and Information Sciences General
• Computer and Information Sciences General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services Other
• Construction Engineering
• Design and Visual Communications General
• Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts General
• Dramatic/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft Other
• Early Childhood Education and Teaching
• Economics General
• Economics General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Education General
• Education General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Education General Post-master's certificate
• Electrical Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
• Electrical and Electronics Engineering
• Electrical and Electronics Engineering Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Elementary Education and Teaching
• Engineering Other
• Engineering Other Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Engineering Technology General
• English Language and Literature General
• English Language and Literature General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• English Language and Literature General Post-master's certificate
• Entomology
• Entomology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences General
• Food Science
• Food Science Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Foods Nutrition and Wellness Studies General
• Foods Nutrition and Wellness Studies General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Foreign Languages and Literatures General
• Foreign Languages and Literatures General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Forestry General
• Forestry General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Geology/Earth Science General
• Geology/Earth Science General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences Other
• Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences Other Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• History General
• History General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Horticultural Science
• Horticultural Science Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Hospitality Administration/Management Other
• Hotel/Motel Administration/Management
• Hotel/Motel Administration/Management Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Human Development and Family Studies General
• Human Development and Family Studies General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Humanities/Humanistic Studies
• Industrial Engineering
• Industrial Engineering Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians Other
• Landscape Architecture
• Liberal Arts and Sciences General Studies and Humanities Other Award of less than 1 academic year
• Linguistics
• Linguistics Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Management Information Systems and Services Other
• Materials Engineering
• Materials Engineering Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Materials Engineering Post-master's certificate
• Mathematics General
• Mathematics General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Mechanical Drafting and Mechanical Drafting CAD/CADD
• Mechanical Engineering
• Mechanical Engineering Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Mechanical Engineering Post-master's certificate
• Mechanical Engineering Related Technologies/Technicians Other
• Natural Resources/Conservation General
• Nuclear Engineering
• Nuclear Engineering Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Operations Management and Supervision
• Operations Management and Supervision Award of less than 1 academic year
• Pharmacy
• Pharmacy Phd(Professional practice)
• Pharmacy Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Pharmacy Post-master's certificate
• Philosophy
• Philosophy Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
• Physical Education Teaching and Coaching Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Physics General
• Physics General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Political Science and Government General
• Political Science and Government General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Psychology General
• Psychology General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Public Health General
• Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
• Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Phd(Professional practice)
• Robotics Technology/Technician
• Social Sciences General
• Sociology
• Sociology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Sociology Post-master's certificate
• Sociology Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Speech Communication and Rhetoric
• Speech Communication and Rhetoric Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Statistics General
• Statistics General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Statistics General Post-master's certificate
• Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education
• Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Trade and Industrial Teacher Education
• Trade and Industrial Teacher Education Award of less than 1 academic year
• Veterinary Medicine Phd(Professional practice)
• Veterinary Sciences/Veterinary Clinical Sciences General
• Veterinary Sciences/Veterinary Clinical Sciences General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Veterinary Sciences/Veterinary Clinical Sciences General Post-master's certificate
• Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant
• Wildlife Fish and Wildlands Science and Management

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