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College of Engineering

Engineers are making it real — through smarter, more innovative learning

Buckle up — Purdue engineering is a ride of a lifetime. During your first power-packed year, you’ll explore all of Purdue’s engineering disciplines so that you can zero in on the one that fits you best. You’ll study side-by-side with world experts who have razor-like focus on your success — and you’ll have a blast on the way. (Learn more about the first-year program through the Undecided within Engineering link to the right.)

From life-changing prosthetics and water purification systems to high-tech solar panels and smartphone apps — engineers design solutions to tackle some of the world’s greatest challenges. Imagination. Curiosity. Impact. Travel to any corner of the globe and say you’re a Boilermaker engineer and you have instant street cred. By learning how to think, Purdue engineers are changing the world one challenge at a time.

Explore our website and learn more. Or better yet, schedule a visit.

College of Engineering Website
#5 producer of female undergraduates in engineering fields

What are Purdue Engineering graduates doing?

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69.35% are employed, 24.88% are continuing with their education, 3.28% are seeking employment, 1.39% are seeking education, and 1.09% are engaged in other activities.

Average Salary: $66,670

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Engineering Majors


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