Purdue University-Main Campus

Purdue University-Main Campus (referred to as PU) is a Public, 4 years school located in West Lafayette, IN. It is classified as Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2020 tuition & fees at Purdue University-Main Campus is $9,992 for Indiana residents and $28,794 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 44,474 and student to faculty ratio is 7.69% (13 to 1).

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Purdue University-Main Campus is accredited by Higher Learning Commission (1/1/1913 - Current[Estimated Date]).

Purdue University-Main Campus Overview

Purdue University-Main Campus (referred to as PU) is a Public, 4 years school located in West Lafayette, IN. It is classified as Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2020 tuition & fees at Purdue University-Main Campus is $9,992 for Indiana residents and $28,794 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 44,474 and student to faculty ratio is 7.69% (13 to 1).

PU 2020 Key Statistics
Tuition & Fees$28,794
$9,992 for Indiana Residents
Acceptance Rate60%
Student Population44,474
Graduation Rate82%
Student to Faculty Ratio13 to 1

The undergraduate tuition & fees at Purdue University-Main Campus is $9,992 for Indiana residents and $28,794 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. The graduate tuition & fees at Purdue University-Main Campus is $9,992 for Indiana residents and $28,794 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. Purdue University-Main Campus offers the alternative tuition plans. 51% of enrolled students have received grants and/or scholarships and the average amount of received financial aid is $9,844 (exclude student loans).

PU 2020 Tuition & Fees
Undergraduate
Indiana Residents$9,992
Out-of-State$28,794
Graduate
Indiana Residents$9,992
Out-of-State$28,794
Average Financial Amount$9,844

The acceptance rate at Purdue University-Main Campus is 60% and the admission yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 25%.
The average SAT score is 1,315 and the average ACT score is 29. Purdue University-Main Campus accepts dual credit, advanced placement(AP) credits.

PU 2020 Admission Statistics
Acceptance Rate60%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)25%
SAT Scores1,315
ACT Scores29

Purdue University-Main Campus offers the distance education programs that all courses for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for undergraduate and graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively. Purdue University-Main Campus offers ROTC, study abroad, teacher certification program. On Purdue University-Main Campus campus, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.

Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at PU
Distance Learning (Online Classes)
  • Graduate Level Courses & Programs
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Navy, Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

PU Key Statistics

Quickly Check the Key Statistics of Purdue University-Main Campus

60%

Acceptance Rate

44,474

Total Number of Students

$28,794

Tuition & Fees

2,006

Total Full-time Faculties

13 to 1

Student to Faculty Ratio

82%

Graduation Rate

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