Purdue University-North Central Campus

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 24:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 59%.

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

The teacher population of 177 teachers has declined by 23% over five years.
Purdue University-North Central Campus(IN) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesAssociate's--Public Urban-serving Multicampus
Institution LevelFour or more yearsLess than 2 yrs
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty177 staff119 staff
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School CalendarLink to School Calendar

School Calendar

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

  • Event Date
  • Last Day for 100% Refund for Fall 2022 August 26, 2022 (Friday)
  • Last Day to Drop a Fall 2022 Class November 11, 2022 (Friday)

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 0.64. The school's diversity has grown by 18% over five years.
Total Enrollment6,177 students4,340 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio35:124:1
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# Full-Time Students-1,539 students
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# Part-Time Students-2,801 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
-
% Asian
1%
1%
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% Hispanic
5%
5%
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% Black
3%
9%
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% White
86%
41%
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% Two or more races
1%
2%
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% Non Resident races
2%
-
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Diversity Score0.260.64
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$40,500$31,500
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Tuition Cost 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
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Out-State Tuition Fees$17,447$8,083
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid82%88%
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Median Debt for Graduates$25,000$17,000
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Median Debt for Dropouts$7,729$5,916
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Acceptance Rate73%79%
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SAT Reading480480
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SAT Math475465
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SAT Writing450450
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ACT Composite2121
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ACT English1919
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ACT Math2121
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ACT Writing77
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Source: 2020 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Purdue University-North Central Campus is Brown Mackie College-Michigan City (6.5 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 112 students | 6.50 Mi325 E US Hwy 20
    Michigan City, IN 46360
    (219) 877-3100
    6.50112
  • 157 students | 19.30 Mi455 West Lincolnway
    Valparaiso, IN 46385
    (219) 531-1459
    19.30157
  • 8,559 students | 22.00 Mi1440 E 35th Ave
    Gary, IN 46409
    (219) 981-1111
    22.008,559
  • Ancilla College
    Private not-for-profit
    386 students | 29.20 Mi9601 S. Union Road
    Donaldson, IN 46513
    (574) 936-8898
    29.20386
  • 8,149 students | 33.90 Mi220 Dean Johnson Blvd
    South Bend, IN 46601
    (574) 289-7001
    33.908,149
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