Purdue University Calumet

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General Information

Admission Office

2200 169th Street

Hammond, IN 46323-2094

(219) 989-2213

(800) 447-76383

Fax: (219) 989-2775

Contact: Paul McGuinness

Director of Admissions
Main Address

2200 169th Street

Hammond, IN 46323-2094

(219) 989-2400


Total undergrads: 8,353

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,382

Degree-seeking undergrads: 8,053

Graduate enrollment: 972


Urban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 74%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 63%

College Majors

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business – General A,B
Business Administration/Management B
Entrepreneurial Studies B
Finance/Banking B
Human Resources Management B
Retailing B
Small Business Administration B

Communications & Journalism

Broadcast Journalism B
Communications/Rhetoric B
Journalism B
Public Relations B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Graphics A,B,C
Computer Networking/Telecommunications B
Computer Programming – General B
Computer Science B
Computer/Information Sciences – General B
Database Management B
Information Sciences/Systems A,B


Biology Teacher Education B
Chemistry Teacher Education B
Early Childhood Education A,B
Education – General B
Elementary Education B
English Teacher Education B
French Teacher Education B
Physics Teacher Education B
Science Teacher Education B
Secondary Education B
Social Science Teacher Education B
Social Studies Teacher Education B
Special Education B
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels B


Computer Engineering – General B
Electrical/Communications Engineering B
Engineering – General B
Engineering Mechanics B
Mechanical Engineering B
Software Engineering B

Engineering Technologies

Construction/Building Technologies A,B,C
Electrical Engineering Technologies A,B,C
Engineering/Industrial Management A,B

English Language & Literature

American Literature B
English Composition B
English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

Foreign Language & Literature – General B
French B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical Laboratory Science B
Nursing (RN) A,B
Nursing – Preoperative/Surgical B
Premedicine B
Prepharmacy B
Preveterinary Medicine B


History – General B

Law & Legal Studies

Prelaw B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A


Applied Mathematics B
Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Gerontology B
Mathematics/Computer Science B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Physics B


Psychology – General B

Security & Protective Services

Law Enforcement Administration B

Social Sciences

Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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