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Overview

Purdue
Location West Lafayette, IN
Setting Midsize Suburban
Enrollment 46,655
Type Public 4 Year
National Ranking #94
Religious Affiliation -
Status Non-profit
Website purdue.edu
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Costs

Purdue
Tuition (In State) $9,208
Tuition (Out of State) $28,010
Room & Board $10,030
Avg Net Price $12,294
Avg Grant Aid $10,778
% Receiving Grant Aid 56%

Admission

Purdue
Applied 57,510
Admitted 38,619
Acceptance Rate 67.2%
Enrolled % 23.3%
Avg High School GPA 3.67
Typical High School Grades B+
Admissions Standards Exceptional
Applicant Competition Low
ACT Range 25/33
SAT Range 1170/1420
Submit Test Scores Required
Application Deadline Mar 1, 2023

Academics

Purdue
Student to Faculty Ratio 13:1
Popular Majors
  • Engineering (18%)
  • Business (18%)
  • Engineering Technology (8%)
  • Work and Family Studies (6%)
  • Education (6%)

Outcomes

Purdue
Graduation Rate 68%
Median Earnings (After 10 years) $61,200
Making Student Loan Payments 78%
Median Student Loan Debt $21,500
Median Loan Payment $222

Diversity

Purdue
% Men 57%
% Women 43%
Racial Diversity Medium
HBCU No
% White 65%
% Black 3%
% Hispanic 4%
% Native American 0%
% Pacific Islander 0%
% Two or More Races 2%
% International 17%
% Unknown Race 2%

Students

Purdue
% In-State 50%
% Out-of-State 38%

Campus

Purdue
Campus Housing Yes
Freshman Dorm Required No
Meal Plan Yes
Weekend/Evening Classes No
Daycare Facility Yes
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Sources: U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov IPEDS and College Scorecard https://collegescorecard.ed.gov/