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Purdue is recognized for academic excellence, meaningful research, and graduate achievement. Our students and graduates enjoy a global network of leaders in business, healthcare, science, technology, education, the arts, agriculture, communication, politics and much more. As a comprehensive, Big Ten university with approximately 30,000 undergraduate students Purdue offers a dynamic community of goal-oriented individuals who recognize potential in themselves and each other.

Purdue Colleges and Schools - 10 colleges and schools plus an academic program that allows you to explore your interests before committing to a major.

Freshman Class Profile - The size of Purdue's freshman class, average GPAs, test scores and more.

Student Enrollment - Purdue's overall enrollment, the size of our colleges, student demographics and more.

Faculty and Courses - Teaching, interaction, learning

Purdue Honors College - Preparing students for leadership on a global scale.

Learning Communities - Small groups of students with common interests, collaborating in their first-year experience.

Academic Support - Purdue is rigorous, but resources to foster success are plentiful.

Undergraduate Research - Attending a Research I institution opens doors.

Study Abroad - Dozens of countries, hundreds of programs, the world awaits.

Career Preparation - Demand for Purdue grads is high because the markets demand quality.

Accreditation - Purdue is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

Facts on File
  • Nearly 200 Majors
  • Recognized in 4 out of 8 student success categories
  • Third smartest city in America
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