Purdue University - Main Campus Computer Science Programs
Located in West Lafayette, Indiana, Purdue University - Main Campus is a public institution. The location of the school is great for students who enjoy the amenities of city life.
Where Is Purdue University - Main Campus?
Contact details for Purdue are given below.
|Hovde Hall Of Administration, West Lafayette, IN 47907-2040
How Do I Get Into Purdue?
You can apply to Purdue online at: https://www.admissions.purdue.edu/apply/apply.php
Admission Requirements for Purdue
|High School GPA
|High School Rank
|High School Transcript
|College Prep Program
|SAT or ACT Scores
|Considered but not required
|Neither required nor recommended
How Hard Is It To Get Into Purdue?
Approximately 56% of accepted students are men and 44% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 63%, and the acceptance rate for women is 78%.
Average Test Scores
About 62% of students accepted to Purdue submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 590 and 690. Math scores were between 600 and 740.
Can I Afford Purdue University - Main Campus?
The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.
Student Loan Debt
Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At Purdue, approximately 30% of students took out student loans averaging $8,989 a year. That adds up to $35,956 over four years for those students.
The student loan default rate at Purdue is 0.8%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.
Purdue University - Main Campus Undergraduate Student Diversity
There are also 12,538 graduate students at the school.
Of the 35,878 full-time undergraduates at Purdue, 58% are male and 42% are female.
The racial-ethnic breakdown of Purdue University - Main Campus students is as follows.
|Number of Grads
|Black or African American
|Hispanic or Latino
Indiana students aren't the only ones who study at Purdue University - Main Campus. At this time, 49 states are represented by the student population at the school.
Over 135 countries are represented at Purdue. The most popular countries sending students to the school are China, India, and South Korea.
Online Learning at Purdue University - Main Campus
The following chart shows how the online learning population at Purdue has changed over the last few years.
This school is the 7th most popular in Indiana for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2020-2021.
Online Growth Rankings of Purdue
The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Purdue University - Main Campus was 58.0%. This is the #415 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Purdue regardless of major.
When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
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