Purdue University—​West Lafayette

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U.S. News Rankings

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#61 Overall Score: 71 Best Online Education Programs

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Graduate Education Program Overview

At Purdue University--West Lafayette, a public institution, all of the online education classes are recorded and archived, so students can access the information on their own time. Ninety-five percent of students are already employed when they first enroll. The application deadline for online education degree programs at Purdue University--West Lafayette is rolling.

Quick Stats

Academic year founded 2011-2012
Total enrollment 224
2013-2014 Tuition (per credit) N/A (in-state)
N/A (out-of-state)
Application deadline rolling
Admissions URL http://www.purdueonlineprograms.com/admissions/requirements
Admissions e-mail OnlineProgramsAdmissions@purdue.edu

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U.S. News Rankings

Student Engagement rank 117
Student Engagement score 51
Faculty Credentials and Training rank 66
Faculty Credentials and Training score 76
Student Services and Technology rank 171
Student Services and Technology score 35
Admissions Selectivity rank 43
Admissions Selectivity score 55
Peer assessment score (out of 5) 3.8


Application deadline (U.S. residents) rolling
Application deadline (international students) rolling
Admissions website http://www.purdueonlineprograms.com/admissions/requirements
Director of admissions Purdue University Online Programs Processing Center
Admissions phone (877) 497-5851
Admissions email OnlineProgramsAdmissions@purdue.edu

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Full-time instructional faculty that teach courses accessible online 8 full-time
Part-time instructional faculty that teach courses accessible online 14 part-time
Tenured or tenure-track faculty 8
Categories of study offered to master's students
Teaching track Yes
Counseling/Psychology track N/A
Administration track N/A
Research/Policy track N/A
Can earn degree entirely online Yes
Classes include campus-based students Yes
One-year retention rates
One-year retention rates
Graduation rates N/A

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Student Body

Enrollment 224
Student gender distribution
Student gender distribution

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Technology & Support

Instructor response expected within (hours) 48
24-7 live tech support Yes

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Paying for School

Part-time tuition (per credit, in-state) $329
Part-time tuition (per credit, out-of-state) $650
Full-time tuition (per credit, in-state) N/A
Full-time tuition (per credit, out-of-state) N/A

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