Purdue University West Lafayette
United States of America
Purdue University is a public research university located in West Lafayette, in the U.S State of Indiana and is the main campus of Purdue University system. The University was founded in 1869. The main campus of Purdue University is noted for its engineering, agriculture, and business administration programs, which consistently rank among the best in the country and the world.
The main campus offers more than 200 majors for undergraduates, over 70 masters and doctoral programs and professional degrees in Pharmacy and veterinary medicine. The Colleges and Schools at Purdue University have been dedicated to preparing students for a competitive job market. The different Colleges and Schools are College of Agriculture, College of Education, College of Engineering, Exploratory Studies, College of Health and Human Sciences, College of Liberal Arts, Krannert School of Management, College of Pharmacy, Purdue Polytechnic Institute, College of Science, College of Veterinary Medicine, Honors College and The Graduate School. The system-wide of over 18000 faculty members prepare over 75000 students for all walks of life and empowers the students to move the world forward.
The Purdue University helps make College more affordable through FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). The University has a rich cultural diversity. Students from different nations all over the world every year become part of the Boilermaker Family to be a part of Purdue University. The office of International Students and Scholars (ISS) is committed to the internationalization of Purdue University by providing appropriate services and support to international clientele and various University departments and offices. ISS enhances the academic, cultural and social pursuits of students and scholars from abroad through college and expertise in recruitment, admission, immigration and advising.
Purdue University supports its mission and commitments to the highest standards of ethics and integrity and to the principles of equal access and equal opportunity. The stakeholders cooperatively work together to enhance a culture of ethical behavior and compliance with applicable policies, laws and regulations.
Purdue has produced 23 astronauts, including Gus Grissom, America's second man in space and first to fly in NASA's Gemini program, Neil Armstrong the first to walk on the moon, and Eugene Cerman the last astronaut to do so. Over one third of all of NASA's manned space missions have had at least one Purdue graduate as a crew member.
Notable alumni: Neil Armstrong (Astronaut), Brian Lamb (Journalist) and Jim Gaffigan (Stand-up Comedian)
Purdue University West Lafayette Programs
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Undergraduate: $ 31085
Fees may vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific fees.
Undergraduate: January 1
Graduate: Deadlines vary for each program.
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