Purdue Overview


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Located in West Lafayette, Indiana, Purdue University Main Campus is a large four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.

In the most recent statistical year 45,264 prospective students applied, and 26,692 were granted admission. Of those admitted 6,942 enrolled in the school. 35,030 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 5,442 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2015/2016, excluding room and board, is $9,208 plus fees of $794.

Purdue is ranked 127 nationally in the tonbori.info 2016 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Graduation Rate

A college's graduation rate is a strong indication of its effectiveness and your potential to find success at a school. The following statistics measure the percentage of first-time, full-time students who earned a bachelor degree within four, five or six years from Purdue University Main Campus. For comparison, approximately 58% of starting students nationally earn a bachelor's degree within six years. Purdue University Main Campus is more effective than average at successfully graduating students.

4 Years

38% Received a Bachelor Degree in 4 years

5 Years

63% Received a Bachelor Degree in 5 years

6 Years

68% Received a Bachelor Degree in 6 years

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=243780 IPEDS survey data for Purdue University Main Campus.

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