Purdue University Calumet

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School Overview

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

www.calumet.purdue.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 8,353

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,382

Degree-seeking undergrads: 8,053

Graduate enrollment: 972

Setting

Urban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s
Master’s

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

Education

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

Engineering

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

History – General B

Law & Legal Studies

Prelaw B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mathematics

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

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.

Purdue University-Calumet Campus Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(219) 989-2400
Website:www.pnw.edu/
Type of School:4-year, Public
Apply Online:www.pnw.edu/apply-now/
Address:2200 169th St, Hammond, IN 46323-2094
Setting:21
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:9,194
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):30%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:19 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:5,826 (63% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$7,478
Out-of-state Tuition:$16,896
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:65%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$6,971

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Purdue University-Calumet Campus Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Purdue University-Calumet Campus.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences111
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services752
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs11
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services42
Education114
Engineering253
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields581
English Language and Literature/Letters111
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences211
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics11
Health Professions and Related Programs2121
History11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mathematics and Statistics11
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Philosophy and Religious Studies1
Physical Sciences13
Psychology1
Social Sciences2
Grand total2314119

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Purdue University-Calumet Campus.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Education1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields11
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Health Professions and Related Programs11
Grand total123

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Purdue University-Calumet Campus and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$7,478
Out-of-state$16,896
Books and supplies$1,500

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$6,116
Out-of-state$13,047

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid63865%
Grant or scholarship aid61462%$6,971
Student loan aid45646%$5,434

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid3,98247%$5,323
Federal student loans3,28339%$6,760

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Purdue University-Calumet Campus. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Purdue University-Calumet Campus students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants2,8101,3161,494
Percent admitted100%62%56%
Percent admitted who enrolled32%36%28%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Purdue University-Calumet Campus Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment9,194
Undergraduate enrollment8,321
Graduate enrollment873

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Purdue University-Calumet Campus Accreditation

This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
    • Nursing (MNUR) - Master's program
    • Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
  • Commission on English Language Program Accreditation
    • English Language (English Language English Language Program)

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