|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Student to faculty ratio||19:1|
|Dormitory capacity||744 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Purdue University-Calumet Campus is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 2,810 applications and 1,649 students were granted admission. Purdue University-Calumet Campus is at the #57 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 60% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 56% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||860 to 1070|
|ACT||18 to 24|
Purdue University-Calumet Campus charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $16,164 and in-state students paid $6,746.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 65% of Purdue University-Calumet Campus's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 42% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,648 (which is 4.9% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Purdue University-Calumet Campus in 2016-2017, was 456, which is 46% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,159 (which is 2.7% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Purdue University-Calumet Campus has enrolled a total of 9,194 students (4,794 students full-time and 4,400 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 9,194 students, 990 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 42% men and 58% women and 8,321 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 873 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 1,628 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 11%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 10%
Non-resident alien: 8%
Two or more races: 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Purdue University-Calumet Campus.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||37%||2,234||30|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||17%||1,035|
|Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields||11%||681||85|
|Family And Consumer Sciences/human Sciences||4%||224|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||3%||154|
|English Language And Literature/letters||2%||137||0|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||2%||132|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Purdue University-Calumet Campus full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Purdue University-Calumet Campus graduates 6 years after enrollment is $27,300. Last year, out of the total 2,189 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 1,948 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 2,339 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 2,012 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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