Established in 1869, Purdue University is located in West Lafayette, Indiana. It is one of the leading educational institutes within the United States and is ranked 18th among U.S. public universities. It offers a wide variety of undergraduate and graduate programs in more than 210 major concentrations. It is best known for its competitive engineering curriculum. Also, Purdue's aviation technology and aeronautical engineering programs include some of the best courses offered at this institute. Purdue University includes various schools and colleges namely:
College of Agriculture
College of Science
College of Technology
Engineering Schools of Purdue University
College of Education
College of Engineering
College of Health and Human Sciences
College of Liberal Arts
College of Pharmacy
It has more than 6,000 staff members. About 39,697 are pursuing different programs at Purdue.
Courses offered at Purdue University
Students can opt to enroll in bachelors and masters programs offered at Purdue University. They can choose from over 200 options for major areas of study. These include accounting, marketing, business, finance, management, biology, chemistry, English, engineering, fine arts, mathematics, law, theater, graphic design and more. Students who want to pursue graduate degrees can opt for concentrations such as:
Art & Design
Ecological Sciences & Engineering
Interdisciplinary Engineering (Distance Education),
Purdue University offers a wide variety of financial aid programs to enable students manage the cost of programs here. Those who are eligible can get monetary aid in the form of grants, scholarships, student loans, and work-study programs.
Purdue University is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission. It also has approval of Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE),, Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International), and Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET),.