School Highlights

Purdue University-North Central Campus serves 6,177 students
The college's student:teacher ratio of 35:1 is higher than the state community college average of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 58%.

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Enrollment: 6,177 students
  • In-state tuition: $7,329
  • Out-state tuition: $17,447
  • Acceptance Rate: 73%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 35:1
  • Minority enrollment: 14%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

Purdue University-North Central Campus ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 177 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Purdue University-North Central Campus
(IN) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Associates Colleges
Institution Level
Four or more years
Less than 2 years (below associate)
Institution Control
Public
Public
Total Faculty
177 staff
119 staff
This chart display total faculty of Purdue University-North Central Campus and community college average number of faculty in IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Student Body

The student population of Purdue University-North Central Campus has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 35:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The Purdue University-North Central Campus diversity score of 0.26 is less than the state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has grown by 8% over five years.
Total Enrollment
6,177 students
4,638 students
This chart display the total enrollment of Purdue University-North Central Campus and community college average number of enrollment of IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
35:1
23:1
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# Full-Time Students
n/a
1,837 students
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# Part-Time Students
n/a
2,801 students
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# Enrollment Undergraduate
376 students
315 students
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
2,566 students
3,588 students
This chart display the total number of Full-time undergraduate students enrollment of Purdue University-North Central Campus and average number of community college Full-time undergraduate  students enrollment of IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
# Full-Time Graduate Students
n/a
5,260 students
This chart display the total number of Full-time graduate students enrollment of Purdue University-North Central Campus and average number of community college Full-time graduate students enrollment of IN by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
3,576 students
238 students
# Part-Time Graduate Students
35 students
35 students
This chart display graduation rate breakdown of Purdue University-North Central Campus
IN All Part Time Graduation Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
83 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
n/a
% Asian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Purdue University-North Central Campus and the percentage of Asian community college students in IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
% Hispanic
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Purdue University-North Central Campus and the percentage of Hispanic community college students in IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
% Black
3%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Purdue University-North Central Campus and the percentage of Black community college students in IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
% White
86%
42%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Purdue University-North Central Campus and the percentage of White community college students in IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
% Two or more races
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Two or more races students in Purdue University-North Central Campus and the percentage of Two or more races community college students in IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
% Non Resident races
2%
n/a
% Unknown races
n/a
44%
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Purdue University-North Central Campus.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score
0.26
0.62
This chart display the diversity score of Purdue University-North Central Campus and the community college average diversity score of IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years)
n/a
28%
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in 4 years or more than 4 years)
n/a
1.13%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$40,500
$32,100
This chart display average graduate earnings (10 Years) of Purdue University-North Central Campus and community college average graduate earnings (10 Years) of IN by year, disaggregated by student subgroups with the latest 2012-13 school year data.

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $7,329 is more than the state average of $3,797. The in-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $17,447 is more than the state average of $8,083. The out-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees
$7,329
$3,797
This chart display tuition fees for an in-state student of Purdue University-North Central Campus and the public community college average tuition fees for an in-state student of IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Out-State Tuition Fees
$17,447
$8,083
This chart display tuition fees for an out-of-state student of Purdue University-North Central Campus and the public community college average tuition fees for an out-of-state student of IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
82%
89%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Purdue University-North Central Campus and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates
$25,000
$14,750
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Purdue University-North Central Campus and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in IN by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts
$7,729
$5,500
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Purdue University-North Central Campus and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in IN by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Acceptance Rate
73%
74%
This chart display the percent admitted of Purdue University-North Central Campus and the community college average percent admitted of IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
SAT Reading
480
480
This chart display the SAT Reading score of Purdue University-North Central Campus and the community college average SAT Reading score of IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
SAT Math
475
475
This chart display the SAT Math score of Purdue University-North Central Campus and the community college average SAT Math score of IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
SAT Writing
450
450
This chart display the SAT Writing score of Purdue University-North Central Campus and the community college average SAT Writing score of IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
ACT Composite
21
21
This chart display the ACT Composite score of Purdue University-North Central Campus and the community college average ACT Composite score of IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
ACT English
19
19
This chart display the ACT English score of Purdue University-North Central Campus and the community college average ACT English score of IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
ACT Math
21
21
This chart display the ACT Math score of Purdue University-North Central Campus and the community college average ACT Math score of IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
ACT Writing
7
7
This chart display the ACT Writing score of Purdue University-North Central Campus and the community college average ACT Writing score of IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: 2021 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Purdue University-North Central Campus cost?

Purdue University-North Central Campus's tuition is approximately $7,329 for In-State students and $17,447 for Out-State students.

What is the acceptance rate of Purdue University-North Central Campus?

The acceptance rate of Purdue University-North Central Campus is 73%, which is lower than the state average of 74%.

What is Purdue University-North Central Campus's ranking?

Purdue University-North Central Campus ranks among the top 20% of community college in Indiana for: Highest graduate earnings (10 years post graduation).

School Calendar

View the Purdue University-North Central Campus yearly calendar below. Note key dates such as:

  • Event Date
  • Spring Break March 13, 2023 (Monday)
  • Last Day to Drop a Spring 2023 Class April 07, 2023 (Friday)

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Enrollment: 6,177 students
  • In-state tuition: $7,329
  • Out-state tuition: $17,447
  • Acceptance Rate: 73%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 35:1
  • Minority enrollment: 14%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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