In 2016, 10,791 people graduated from undergraduate and graduate programs at Purdue University-Main Campus. 44.3% of these graduates were women, and 55.7% were men. The majority of graduating students were White (6,566 graduates), meaning that there were 13.3 times more White graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, Asian, with 493 graduates.
The median undergraduate tuition at Purdue University-Main Campus is $9,208, which is $2,217 more than the national median of $6,991. The cost of out-of-state tuition is $28,010, which is 304% of the cost for in-state students, and is $2,217 more than the national median $6,991.
The median in-state tuition at Purdue University-Main Campus is $9,208, which is $2,217 more than the national median in-state tuition of $6,991. The cost of out-of-state tuition is $28,010, which is 304% of the cost for in-state students, and is $9,634 more than the national median out-of-state tuition of $18,376.
After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $11,693.
In 2016, 50% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 31% of undergraduate students received federal loans.
Purdue University-Main Campus received 49,007 undergraduate applications in 2016, which represents a 8.27% annual growth. Out of those 49,007 applicants, 27,427 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 56% acceptance rate.
There were 41,513 students enrolled at Purdue University-Main Campus in 2016, and 66% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.
Purdue University-Main Campus has an overall enrollment yield of 27%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.
Purdue University-Main Campus has a total enrollment of 41,513 students. The full-time enrollment at Purdue University-Main Campus is 35,884 students and the part-time enrollment is 5,629. This means that 86.4% of students enrolled at Purdue University-Main Campus are enrolled full-time.
The enrolled student population at Purdue University-Main Campus, both undergraduate and graduate, is 59%White, 6.29%Asian, 4.35%Hispanic or Latino, 3.02%Black or African American, 2.18%Two or More Races, 0.16%American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.1%Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.
Students enrolled at Purdue University-Main Campus in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority WhiteMale (25.2%), followed by WhiteFemale (19.6%) and AsianMale (3.11%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority WhiteMale (3.16%), followed by WhiteFemale (3.09%) and AsianFemale (0.38%).
In 2016, 1,235 fewer women than men graduated from Purdue University-Main Campus. The majority of students graduating from Purdue University-Main Campus are White. These 6,566 graduates mean that there were 13.3 times more White graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, Asian, with 493 graduates.
The most specialized major across all degree types at Purdue University-Main Campus, meaning they have significantly more graduates than the national average across all institutions, is Agriculture, with 550 graduates, followed by Engineering with 2,525 graduates and Math & Statistics with 392 graduates.
Purdue University-Main Campus has an endowment valued at nearly $2.39B, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $42.6M (1.78%), compared to the 1.09% average return ($2.96M on $270M) across all Doctoral Universities.
In 2015, Purdue University-Main Campus had a total expenditure of $1.63B. Of that $1.63B, they spent $785M on salaries and $252M on benefits.
Purdue University-Main Campus employs 777Professors, 542Associate professors, and 471Assistant professors. Most academics at Purdue University-Main Campus are MaleProfessors (629), MaleAssociate professors (367), and MaleAssistant professors (269).
The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Purdue University-Main Campus are: Computer, Engineering, and Science, with 1,380 employees, Service, with 1,315 employees, and Business and Financial Operations with 1,291 employees.