Purdue University-Main Campus

The Purdue University-Main Campus is established in and located at West Lafayette, Indiana 47907-2040. Being part of public higher education institution that offers 337 degrees of study overall and has a common calendar system as Semester . The Purdue University-Main Campus provides Public‚ 4-year or above and has Suburb: Midsize setting for the students.

The programs that are offered in Purdue University-Main Campus consists of Graduate degree or certificate offering, Undergraduate degree or certificate offering, Doctor’s degree, Doctor’s degree - research/scholarship and professional practice in more than 28 Subject areas as well as 184 specializations.

Contact Details

Hovde Hall of Administration
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2040
Ph: 2147483647
Fax: 0
Official Website

Purdue University-Main Campus
: Public‚ 4-year or above
Awards offered
Graduate degree or certificate offering
Undergraduate degree or certificate offering
Doctor’s degree
Doctor’s degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
: Yes
Calendar system
: Semester
Undergraduate application fee
: $ 60
Graduate application fee
: $ 60

Admissions & Requirements

Purdue University-Main Campus Undergraduate application fees is $60 and Graduate application fees $60. Below table’s shows Purdue University-Main Campus admission requirements, Act and SAT test scores percentile.

Admissions : www.purdue.edu/purdue/admissions/index.html

Applications: admissions.purdue.edu/apply_now/apply_now.html


  Required Recommended Neither Required nor Recommended
Secondary school GPA    
Secondary school rank    
Secondary school record    
Completion of college-preparatory program    
Formal demonstration of competencies    
Admission test scores    
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)    

SAT & ACT Tests Statistics

Test Scores 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Critical Reading 520 630
SAT Math 560 690
SAT Writing 520 630
ACT Composite 24 30
ACT English 23 31
ACT Math 25 32

Tuition & Financial Aid

Financial Aid:



Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Average Tuition for Full-Time Undergraduates $9,208 $784 $348
Required Fees for Full-Time Undergraduates $9,208 $784 $348
Per Credit Hour Charge for Part-Time Undergraduates $28,010 $784 $948
Average Tuition Full-Time Graduates $9,208 $784 $348
Required Fees for Full-Time Graduates $9,208 $784 $348
Per Credit Hour Charge Part-Time Graduates $28,010 $784 $948

Historical Expenses Data

campus 2013-14 2012-13 2011-12 2010-11
On campus, room and board $10,300 $10,378 $9,510 $9,120
On campus, other expenses $1,750 $1,820 $2,430 $2,360
Off campus (not with family), room and board $9,290 $10,378 $9,510 $9,120
Off campus (not with family), other expenses $1,750 $1,820 $2,430 $2,360
Off campus (with family), other expenses $3,120 $3,040 $3,620 $3,540


Sports NCAA/NAIA member NCAA/NAIA conference number
Football Big Ten Conference
Basketball Big Ten Conference
Baseball Big Ten Conference
Cross Country/Track Big Ten Conference

Purdue University-Main Campus Majors with degree levels

The Purdue University-Main Campus is up with semester based academics that offer 184 majors.

  • Bachelor Degree : 153 Majors
  • Master Degree : 83 Majors
  • Doctrate Degree : 79 Majors
  • Associate Degree : 13 Majors
  • Certificate Degree : 9 Majors

Agriculture‚ Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences

Natural Resources and Conservation

Architecture and Related Services

Area‚ Ethnic‚ Cultural‚ Gender‚ and Group Studies

Communication‚ Journalism‚ and Related Programs

Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services


  Certificate Number of less than 1-year certificate programs offered +
Number of 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs offered +
Number of 2-year, but less than 4-year certificate programs offered
Associate Bachelor Masters Doctrate Number of Doctor's degree-research/scholarship programs offered +
Number of Doctor's degree-professional practice programs offered +
Number of Doctor's degree-other programs offered
Education‚ General
Educational Leadership and Administration‚ General
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration
Learning Sciences
Special Education and Teaching‚ General
Education/Teaching of the Gifted and Talented
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Elementary Special Education Programs
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Secondary Special Education Programs
Special Education and Teaching‚ Other
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
Elementary Education and Teaching
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Agricultural Teacher Education
Art Teacher Education
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
Foreign Language Teacher Education
Health Teacher Education
Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education
Mathematics Teacher Education
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
Social Studies Teacher Education
Trade and Industrial Teacher Education
Biology Teacher Education
French Language Teacher Education
German Language Teacher Education
Spanish Language Teacher Education
Education‚ Other


Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields

Foreign Languages‚ Literatures‚ and Linguistics

Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences

English Language and Literature/Letters

Liberal Arts and Sciences‚ General Studies and Humanities

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Mathematics and Statistics

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Parks‚ Recreation‚ Leisure and Fitness Studies

Philosophy and Religious Studies

Physical Sciences


Social Sciences

Construction Trades

Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians

Transportation and Materials Moving

Visual and Performing Arts

Health Professions and Related Programs

Business‚ Management‚ Marketing‚ and Related Support Services


Note: Information stated about Purdue University-Main Campus College are been referred from IPDES. For the updated information like Application Cost, Admission requirements, Tuition fee, Majors and for more, please visit the official website of Purdue University-Main Campus College.