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Purdue Comparisons

West Lafayette, Indiana

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Compare with Indiana Public Colleges

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Indiana University Bloomington

$607 higher in-state tuition
13% higher acceptance rate


I
Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis

$413 lower in-state tuition
12% higher acceptance rate


I
Indiana University Purdue University Fort Wayne

$1,615 lower in-state tuition
16% higher acceptance rate


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University of Southern Indiana

$493 lower in-state tuition
27% higher acceptance rate


Compare with Indiana Private Colleges

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University of Notre Dame

$47,984 higher in-state tuition
48% lower acceptance rate


B
Butler University

$33,202 higher in-state tuition
9% higher acceptance rate


V
Valparaiso University

$32,732 higher in-state tuition
20% higher acceptance rate


D
DePauw University

$42,528 higher in-state tuition
1% higher acceptance rate


R
Rose Hulman Institute of Technology

$40,271 higher in-state tuition
10% higher acceptance rate


H
Holy Cross College

$22,792 higher in-state tuition
10% higher acceptance rate


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Wabash College

$35,792 higher in-state tuition
4% lower acceptance rate


E
Earlham College

$37,898 higher in-state tuition
8% lower acceptance rate


Compare with Regional Public Colleges

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University of Michigan

$6,312 higher in-state tuition
41% lower acceptance rate


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Michigan State University

$5,252 higher in-state tuition
9% higher acceptance rate


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Ohio State University

$1,407 higher in-state tuition
1% higher acceptance rate


W
University of Wisconsin Madison

$65 higher in-state tuition
10% lower acceptance rate


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The University of Tennessee

$2,124 higher in-state tuition
11% higher acceptance rate


K
University of Kentucky

$1,927 higher in-state tuition
29% higher acceptance rate


M
Miami University

$3,928 higher in-state tuition
25% higher acceptance rate


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University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign

$3,046 higher in-state tuition
4% lower acceptance rate


I
University of Iowa

$1,135 lower in-state tuition
17% higher acceptance rate


C
University of Cincinnati Main Campus

$1,252 higher in-state tuition
9% higher acceptance rate


M
University of Michigan Dearborn

$3,944 higher in-state tuition
1% higher acceptance rate


M
University of Missouri Columbia

$122 higher in-state tuition
15% higher acceptance rate


T
Truman State University

$1,233 lower in-state tuition
5% higher acceptance rate


M
Missouri University of Science and Technology

$500 lower in-state tuition
14% higher acceptance rate


Compare with Regional Private Colleges

V
Vanderbilt University

$43,573 higher in-state tuition
55% lower acceptance rate


C
University of Chicago

$48,434 higher in-state tuition
60% lower acceptance rate


N
Northwestern University

$49,019 higher in-state tuition
58% lower acceptance rate


L
Loyola University Chicago

$36,292 higher in-state tuition
4% higher acceptance rate


B
Belmont University

$26,102 higher in-state tuition
16% higher acceptance rate


W
Washington University in St Louis

$47,092 higher in-state tuition
51% lower acceptance rate


D
University of Dayton

$35,682 higher in-state tuition
14% higher acceptance rate


M
Marquette University

$35,762 higher in-state tuition
15% higher acceptance rate


W
Wheaton College

$29,892 higher in-state tuition
20% higher acceptance rate


C
Case Western Reserve University

$43,240 higher in-state tuition
37% lower acceptance rate


O
Oberlin College

$48,446 higher in-state tuition
32% lower acceptance rate


B
Bradley University

$25,852 higher in-state tuition
6% higher acceptance rate


D
Denison University

$46,212 higher in-state tuition
39% lower acceptance rate


G
Grinnell College

$46,980 higher in-state tuition
48% lower acceptance rate


K
Kenyon College

$45,512 higher in-state tuition
30% lower acceptance rate


H
Hope College

$27,092 higher in-state tuition
11% higher acceptance rate


S
Saint Louis University Main Campus

$37,192 higher in-state tuition
11% lower acceptance rate


I
Illinois Institute of Technology

$39,462 higher in-state tuition
6% lower acceptance rate


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Lipscomb University

$22,872 higher in-state tuition
5% lower acceptance rate


C
Calvin College

$28,392 higher in-state tuition
6% higher acceptance rate


C
Cornell College

$36,080 higher in-state tuition
15% higher acceptance rate


M
Milwaukee School of Engineering

$32,612 higher in-state tuition
7% lower acceptance rate


K
Kettering University

$35,172 higher in-state tuition
7% higher acceptance rate


O
Ohio Northern University

$24,262 higher in-state tuition
2% lower acceptance rate


I
Illinois Wesleyan University

$41,924 higher in-state tuition
10% lower acceptance rate


C
Cedarville University

$23,156 higher in-state tuition
8% lower acceptance rate


B
Bellarmine University

$32,312 higher in-state tuition
15% higher acceptance rate


A
Andrews University

$20,600 higher in-state tuition
18% lower acceptance rate


C
Centre College

$35,092 higher in-state tuition
5% higher acceptance rate


L
Luther College

$35,792 higher in-state tuition
3% lower acceptance rate


U
Union University

$24,272 higher in-state tuition
9% lower acceptance rate


L
Lawrence University

$41,450 higher in-state tuition
2% higher acceptance rate


S
St Louis College of Pharmacy

$20,339 higher in-state tuition
11% higher acceptance rate


F
Franciscan University of Steubenville

$20,512 higher in-state tuition
6% higher acceptance rate


A
Asbury University

$22,252 higher in-state tuition
8% higher acceptance rate


A
Aquinas College

$12,142 higher in-state tuition
27% lower acceptance rate


C
Cleveland Institute of Art

$32,282 higher in-state tuition
0% higher acceptance rate


K
Knox College

$39,977 higher in-state tuition
4% higher acceptance rate


H
Hannibal LaGrange University

$13,292 higher in-state tuition
2% lower acceptance rate


M
Maranatha Baptist Bible College

$7,192 higher in-state tuition
13% higher acceptance rate


Compare with National Colleges

F
University of Florida

$4,731 lower in-state tuition
36% lower acceptance rate


T
The University of Texas at Austin

$2,240 higher in-state tuition
35% lower acceptance rate


C
Clemson University

$4,910 higher in-state tuition
5% lower acceptance rate


G
University of Georgia

$582 higher in-state tuition
19% lower acceptance rate


N
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

$2,189 lower in-state tuition
42% lower acceptance rate


V
Virginia Tech

$2,212 higher in-state tuition
1% lower acceptance rate


C
University of California Irvine

$2,234 higher in-state tuition
37% lower acceptance rate


M
University of Maryland College Park

$384 lower in-state tuition
16% lower acceptance rate


W
University of Washington Seattle Campus

$1,421 higher in-state tuition
11% lower acceptance rate


N
North Carolina State University at Raleigh

$2,673 lower in-state tuition
21% lower acceptance rate


C
University of California Santa Barbara

$2,234 higher in-state tuition
30% lower acceptance rate


V
University of Virginia Main Campus

$6,632 higher in-state tuition
44% lower acceptance rate


T
Texas A & M University College Station

$234 lower in-state tuition
4% lower acceptance rate


C
University of California Davis

$2,234 higher in-state tuition
21% lower acceptance rate


C
University of California San Diego

$2,234 higher in-state tuition
30% lower acceptance rate


S
Stony Brook University

$2,138 lower in-state tuition
18% lower acceptance rate


B
SUNY at Binghamton

$2,138 lower in-state tuition
24% lower acceptance rate


M
University of Massachusetts Amherst

$6,583 higher in-state tuition
2% lower acceptance rate


P
University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Campus

$9,421 higher in-state tuition
3% lower acceptance rate


C
California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo

$3,466 lower in-state tuition
29% lower acceptance rate


T
The University of Texas at Dallas

$4,784 higher in-state tuition
12% higher acceptance rate


R
Rutgers University New Brunswick

$3,022 higher in-state tuition
0% higher acceptance rate


R
Rutgers University New Brunswick

$3,022 higher in-state tuition
0% higher acceptance rate


M
University of Minnesota Twin Cities

$4,110 higher in-state tuition
3% higher acceptance rate


C
University of Connecticut

$5,198 higher in-state tuition
11% lower acceptance rate


C
University of California Santa Cruz

$2,234 higher in-state tuition
2% lower acceptance rate


B
CUNY Bernard M Baruch College

$2,278 lower in-state tuition
26% lower acceptance rate