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Literacy in College - Purdue University-Main Campus

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Purdue University-Main Campus
Hovde Hall of Administration, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907-2040
Phone Number: (765) 494-4600
URL: www.purdue.edu

Tuition and Fees

Semester Undergraduate
(In State)
Undergraduate
(Out of State)
Graduate
(In State)
Graduate
(Out of State)
Books & Supplies Room & Board
(On Campus)
Room & Board
(Off Campus)
Room & Board
(With Family)
Fall 2011 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2012-2013 $9,900 $28,702 $0 $0 $1,370 $12,198 $12,198 $3,040
2011-2012 $9,478 $27,646 $0 $0 $1,330 $11,940 $11,940 $3,620
2010-2011 $9,070 $26,622 $0 $0 $1,270 $11,480 $11,480 $3,540
2009-2010 $8,638 $25,118 $0 $0 $1,220 $10,780 $10,780 $3,380

Degrees Offered

  • Associate's degree
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Doctor's degree - professional practice
  • Doctor's degree - research/scholarship
  • Less than one year certificate
  • Master's degree
  • Post-master's certificate
  • Postbaccalaureate certificate

Sports Programs

  • All Track Combined – NCAA Division I-A
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 91, Women 123
  • Baseball – NCAA Division I-A
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 35, Women 0
  • Basketball – NCAA Division I-A
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 15, Women 14
  • Football – NCAA Division I-A
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 107, Women 0
  • Golf – NCAA Division I-A
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 12, Women 11
  • Soccer – NCAA Division I-A
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 0, Women 34
  • Softball – NCAA Division I-A
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 0, Women 22
  • Swimming and Diving – NCAA Division I-A
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 39, Women 45
  • Tennis – NCAA Division I-A
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 10, Women 8
  • Volleyball – NCAA Division I-A
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 0, Women 15
  • Wrestling – NCAA Division I-A
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 31, Women 0

Semesters Open

  • 2011-2012
  • 2009-2010
  • 2010-2011
  • 2012-2013
  • Fall 2011

Accreditations

  • Audiology (AUD) - Graduate degree programs
    Accredited By: American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
    Accreditation Type: Specialized Accreditation
    Accreditedtation Period: 8/30/1971 - 5/1/2003
  • Clinical doctoral program in Audiology
    Accredited By: American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
    Accreditation Type: Specialized Accreditation
    Accreditedtation Period: 5/1/2002 -  
  • Clinical Psychology (CLPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
    Accredited By: American Psychological Association, Committee on Accreditation
    Accreditation Type: Specialized Accreditation
    Accreditedtation Period: 2/26/1948 -  
  • Counseling Psychology (COPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
    Accredited By: American Psychological Association, Committee on Accreditation
    Accreditation Type: Specialized Accreditation
    Accreditedtation Period: 10/4/2002 -  
  • Didactic Program in Dietetics
    Accredited By: American Dietetic Association, Commission on Accreditation for Dietetics Education
    Accreditation Type: Specialized Accreditation
    Accreditedtation Period: 7/1/2008 -  
  • Dietetics (DIET) - Coordinated Program in Dietetics
    Accredited By: American Dietetic Association, Commission on Accreditation for Dietetics Education
    Accreditation Type: Specialized Accreditation
    Accreditedtation Period: 1/1/1975 -  
  • Marriage and Family Therapy (MFT) - Clinical training programs at the master's, doctoral, and postgraduate levels
    Accredited By: American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy, Commission on Accreditation for Marriage and Family Therapy Education
    Accreditation Type: Specialized Accreditation
    Accreditedtation Period: 1/31/2001 -  
  • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
    Accredited By: Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    Accreditation Type: Specialized Accreditation
    Accreditedtation Period: 9/29/2001 -  
  • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
    Accredited By: Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    Accreditation Type: Specialized Accreditation
    Accreditedtation Period: 10/28/2006 -  
  • Pharmacy (PHAR) - Professional degree programs
    Accredited By: Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
    Accreditation Type: Specialized Accreditation
    Accreditedtation Period: 7/24/1939 -  
  • Speech-Language Pathology (SP) - Graduate degree programs
    Accredited By: American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
    Accreditation Type: Specialized Accreditation
    Accreditedtation Period: 8/30/1971 -  
  • Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools
    Accredited By: National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
    Accreditation Type: Specialized Accreditation
    Accreditedtation Period: 1/1/1962 -  
  • Theatre (THEA) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs
    Accredited By: National Association of Schools of Theatre, Commission on Accreditation
    Accreditation Type: Specialized Accreditation
    Accreditedtation Period: 9/1/1990 -  
  • Veterinary Medicine (VET) - Programs leading to a D.V.M. or D.M.V. degree
    Accredited By: American Veterinary Medical Association, Council on Education
    Accreditation Type: Specialized Accreditation
    Accreditedtation Period: 7/1/1975 -  

Majors Offered

  • Accounting – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Acting – Visual and Performing Arts
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Actuarial Science – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Aeronautical/Aerospace Engineering Technology/Technician – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology, General – Transportation and Materials Moving
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering – Engineering
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • African-American/Black Studies – Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Agricultural and Extension Education Services – Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Agricultural Business and Management, General – Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Agricultural Communication/Journalism – Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Agricultural Economics – Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Agricultural Engineering – Engineering
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Agricultural Mechanization, General – Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Agricultural Teacher Education – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Agriculture, General – Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Agroecology and Sustainable Agriculture – Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Agronomy and Crop Science – Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Airline/Commercial/Professional Pilot and Flight Crew – Transportation and Materials Moving
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • American/United States Studies/Civilization – Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Ancient Studies/Civilization – Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Animal Sciences, General – Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Anthropology – Social Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Apparel and Textiles, General – Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Applied Mathematics, General – Mathematics and Statistics
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation – Visual and Performing Arts
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Art Teacher Education – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Art/Art Studies, General – Visual and Performing Arts
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Asian Studies/Civilization – Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General – Physical Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Aviation/Airway Management and Operations – Transportation and Materials Moving
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Avionics Maintenance Technology/Technician – Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Biochemistry – Biological And Biomedical Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Biochemistry and Molecular Biology – Biological And Biomedical Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering – Engineering
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Biological and Physical Sciences – Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Biology Teacher Education – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General – Biological And Biomedical Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Biomedical Sciences, General – Biological And Biomedical Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Botany/Plant Biology – Biological And Biomedical Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Building/Construction Site Management/Manager – Construction Trades
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Building/Property Maintenance – Construction Trades
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Business Administration and Management, General – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology – Biological And Biomedical Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Chemical Engineering – Engineering
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Chemistry, General – Physical Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Civil Engineering, General – Engineering
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Communication, General – Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Comparative Literature – Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Computational and Applied Mathematics – Mathematics and Statistics
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other – Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General – Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Computer Engineering, General – Engineering
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Computer Graphics – Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Computer Science – Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Construction Engineering – Engineering
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Consumer Merchandising/Retailing Management – Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Creative Writing – English Language and Literature/Letters
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Design and Visual Communications, General – Visual and Performing Arts
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Dietetics/Dietitian – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General – Visual and Performing Arts
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Dramatic/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft, Other – Visual and Performing Arts
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Ecology and Evolutionary Biology – Biological And Biomedical Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Economics, General – Social Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Education, General – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Education, Other – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals in Elementary Special Education Programs – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals in Secondary Special Education Programs – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Education/Teaching of the Gifted and Talented – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Educational Leadership and Administration, General – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering – Engineering
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Elementary Education and Teaching – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Engineering Technology, General – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Engineering, Other – Engineering
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Engineering/Industrial Management – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • English Language and Literature, General – English Language and Literature/Letters
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Entomology – Biological And Biomedical Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Environmental Science – Natural Resources and Conservation
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering – Engineering
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General – Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Farm/Farm and Ranch Management – Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Fashion/Apparel Design – Visual and Performing Arts
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Film/Cinema/Video Studies – Visual and Performing Arts
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Financial Mathematics – Mathematics and Statistics
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Financial Planning and Services – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General – Visual and Performing Arts
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Fishing and Fisheries Sciences and Management – Natural Resources and Conservation
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Food Science – Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Food Technology and Processing – Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General – Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Foreign Language Teacher Education – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Foreign Languages and Literatures, General – Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Forest Sciences and Biology – Natural Resources and Conservation
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • French Language and Literature – Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • French Language Teacher Education – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Genetics, General – Biological And Biomedical Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Geology/Earth Science, General – Physical Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • German Language and Literature – Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • German Language Teacher Education – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Gerontology – Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General – Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Health Teacher Education – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Higher Education/Higher Education Administration – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Hispanic and Latin American Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General – Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • History, General – History
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Horticultural Science – Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Hotel/Motel Administration/Management – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Human Development and Family Studies, General – Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Human Nutrition – Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Humanities/Humanistic Studies – Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Industrial and Product Design – Visual and Performing Arts
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Industrial Engineering – Engineering
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians, Other – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Information Technology – Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Interior Design – Visual and Performing Arts
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Italian Studies – Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Japanese Language and Literature – Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Jewish/Judaic Studies – Philosophy and Religious Studies
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science – Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Landscape Architecture – Architecture and Related Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Latin Language and Literature – Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Learning Sciences – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other – Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Linguistics – Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Materials Engineering – Engineering
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Mathematical Statistics and Probability – Mathematics and Statistics
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Mathematics and Computer Science – Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Mathematics Teacher Education – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Mathematics, General – Mathematics and Statistics
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Mechanical Engineering – Engineering
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Medieval and Renaissance Studies – Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Microbiology and Immunology – Biological And Biomedical Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Natural Resources Management and Policy – Natural Resources and Conservation
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Natural Resources/Conservation, General – Natural Resources and Conservation
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Neurobiology and Anatomy – Biological And Biomedical Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Nuclear Engineering – Engineering
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Operations Management and Supervision – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Organizational Leadership – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Pharmaceutics and Drug Design – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Pharmacy – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Philosophy – Philosophy and Religious Studies
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Photography – Visual and Performing Arts
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Physics, General – Physical Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Plant Genetics – Biological And Biomedical Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Political Science and Government, General – Social Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing – English Language and Literature/Letters
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Psychology, General – Psychology
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Public Health Education and Promotion – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Public Health, General – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Quality Control Technology/Technician – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Religion/Religious Studies – Philosophy and Religious Studies
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Russian Language and Literature – Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Selling Skills and Sales Operations – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Social Studies Teacher Education – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Sociology – Social Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Soil Science and Agronomy, General – Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Spanish Language Teacher Education – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Special Education and Teaching, General – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Special Education and Teaching, Other – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Statistics, General – Mathematics and Statistics
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Surveying Technology/Surveying – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology – Visual and Performing Arts
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Trade and Industrial Teacher Education – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Turf and Turfgrass Management – Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Veterinary Medicine – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Veterinary Sciences/Veterinary Clinical Sciences, General – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Women's Studies – Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Wood Science and Wood Products/Pulp and Paper Technology – Natural Resources and Conservation
    Offered during: 2011-2012