Purdue University Northwest
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Purdue University Northwest is a Public, 4 years college located in Hammond, Indiana. Purdue Northwest ranked 12nd in Indiana Colleges and 81st in Federal Region V.
It has a total enrollment of 8,794 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 15 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 76.36% last year (undergraduate school).
Purdue University Northwest is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
The following table shows the basic characteristic of Purdue University Northwest and directory information. You may want to visit the school's website to check application deadlines, requirements, and financial information.
|Address||2200 169th Street, Hammond, IN 46323|
|Net Price Calculator||https://www.pnw.edu/financial-aid/cost/net-price-calculator/|
|School Type||Public, 4 years|
|Carnegie Category||Master's College and University (larger programs)|
|Highest Degree Offered||Doctor's degree- professional practice|
Acceptance Rate and Admission Statistics
The acceptance rate of Purdue University Northwest is 76.36% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 38.37%. The application fees are $25 for undergraduate programs and $60 for graduate programs.
|Open Admission Policy||✗|
|Acceptance Rate||76.36 %|
|Yield (Enrollment Rate)||38.37 %|
|Undergraduate Application Fees||$25|
|Graduate Application Fees||$60|
Tuition & Fees
Purdue Northwest's 2023 tuition & fees is $8,174 for Indiana residents and $15,165 for out-of-students. The undergraduate tuition increased by 5.69% compared to the last year's rate based on out-of-state rate ($14,349).
For graduate programs, its 2023 tuition & fees is $6,407 for Indiana residents and $11,544 for out-of-students. The graduate tuition increased by 1.66% compared to the last year's rate.
|Undergraduate Tuition & Fees||$8,174||$15,165|
|Graduate Tuition & Fees||$6,407||$11,544|
*Data Source: 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
A total of 8,794 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 1,256 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Purdue Northwest has 8,044 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 750 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Degree Information and Campus Life
Purdue Northwest offers 94 programs including both undergraduate and graduate programs. 12 out of the 94 programs are offerd via distace learning (online programs).
The following tables summarizes the offered programs, on-campus services, and special learning opportunities offered by Purdue Northwest
|Number of programs||94 Programs|
|Number of online programs||12 Programs|
|Offered Degrees/Programs||1 Year Certificate|
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
|Academic/career counseling service||✔|
|Placement services for completers||✔|
|On-campus day care for students||✔|
|Distance Learning (online classes)||✔|