School Overview

Purdue University Northwest is a Public, 4 years college located in Hammond, Indiana. Purdue Northwest ranked 21st in Indiana Colleges and 103rd in Federal Region V.
It has a total enrollment of 9,363 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree- professional practice. Purdue Northwest's acceptance rate is 76.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Purdue University Northwest is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
Contact Information
Address2200 169th Street, Hammond, IN 46323
Admission Information
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School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree- professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Purdue University Northwest is 76.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 38.00%. The application fees are $25 for undergraduate programs and $60 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate76.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)38.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$25
Graduate Application Fees$60

Tuition & Fees

Purdue Northwest's 2022 tuition & fees is $8,057 for Indiana residents and $14,948 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $6,303 for Indiana residents and $11,356 for out-of-students.
Indiana ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$8,057$14,948
Graduate Tuition & Fees$6,303$11,356
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 9,363 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 1,511 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Purdue Northwest has 8,539 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 824 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students9,363
Undergraduate Students8,539
Graduate Students824
Online Enrollment1,511

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs109 Programs
Number of online programs13 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs1 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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