Purdue University Fort Wayne

Fort Wayne, Indiana

Overview

Address2101 E Coliseum Blvd
School Websitewww.pfw.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above

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StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Purdue University Fort Wayne is a small public, 4-year college based in Fort Wayne, Indiana that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is master's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 4,777 students applied to Purdue University Fort Wayne. Of those students, 4,615 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Purdue University Fort Wayne was $7,349, in addition to fees of $1,101. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Purdue University Fort Wayne.

Purdue University Fort Wayne has a 37% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The Purdue University Fort Wayne acceptance rate is 97%. To put this into perspective, 4,615 of the 4,777 students who applied to Purdue University Fort Wayne in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Purdue University Fort Wayne is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Purdue University Fort Wayne had an SAT score between the range of 970 and 1,180. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Purdue University Fort Wayne was between 18 and 25 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Purdue University Fort Wayne as part of their application.

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Purdue University Fort Wayne, the tuition for in-state residents is $7,349. Combined with fees of $1,101, room and board costs of $9,242, other expenses of $3,258 and the $1,250 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $22,200.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $20,288 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in Purdue University Fort Wayne to $34,038 for out-of-state students.

Students at Purdue University Fort Wayne are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Purdue University Fort Wayne was $4,547 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 46%.

Purdue University Fort Wayne Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio16:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Purdue University Fort Wayne.

Purdue University Fort Wayne has a good gender split, with 54% of undergraduates being female and 46% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Indiana residents; in fact, 91% of all students reside in Indiana. However, 6% of students come from out-of-state and 2% of students are international.

The student to faculty ratio at Purdue University Fort Wayne is 16:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Purdue University Fort Wayne to thrive in your studies.

What's more, only 42% students enroll at Purdue University Fort Wayne part-time; the other 5,838 students enrolled full-time.

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