Purdue University-North Central Campus

1401 S US Hwy 421, Westville, IN 46391-9542
Purdue University-North Central Campus (aka Purdue North Central, Purdue - NC or PNC) is a public education institution that resides in Westville, Indiana.

Programs offered at PNC include associate's, bachelor's and master's degrees and also offers certificate programs in more than 26 subject areas and 39 specializations. The school has been accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission and has specialized accreditation from the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission.

Dual credit, distance learning and study abroad programs are offered at Purdue University-North Central Campus. Secondary level Advanced Placement courses can qualify as credit towards a degree students have access to on-campus day care.


General Information

Main Phone: (219) 785 -5200 Website: www.pnc.edu
Status: Non-accredited Faculty: 353
School Type: Public- 4-year or above Affiliation: None
Size: Medium (5,000 - 10,000 students) Undergraduates: 5,213
Setting: N/A Graduate Students: 86
On-Campus Housing: N/A Acceptance Rate: 71%
Out-of-State Tuition: N/A Varsity Athletics: Yes
In-State Tuition: N/A Student-to-faculty Ratio: 15 to 1

Admissions

Application Fee: $ 60


Admission Requirements

Required Recommended
High School Diploma or Equivalent
High School GPA
High School Rank
High School Transcript
TOEFL
Standardized Test Scores

Test Scores 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Critical Reading 430 540
SAT Math 440 540
ACT Composite 18 23
ACT English 16 22
ACT Math 17 23

Acceptance Rate

Total
Applied 1,659
Accepted 1,177
Acceptance Rate 71%
Enrolled 627

Enrollment Statistics

Undergraduate Attendance Status 50% Full-time 50% Part-time
Graduate Attendance Status 10% Full-time 90% Part-time
Student Gender 41% Men 59% Women

Student Race Ethnicity

82% White 1% American Indian/Alaska Native
7% Black or African American 1% Multiracial
8% Hispanic/Latino 1% Asian/Oriental
0% Polynesian/Pacific Island 0% Other



Financial Aid

Percent Receiving Aid Average Amount Received
Federal Grant 48% $ 6,623
Local Grant 39% $3,845
Institutional Grant 9% $ 854
Student Loans 49% $ 5,050

Majors & Degrees


Communication and Journalism

Communication and Media Studies

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 1 - 12 - -

Computer Information Sciences

Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services - - 6 - -

Communication and Journalism

Communication and Media Studies

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 1 - 12 - -

Education

Teacher Education and Professional Development

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Early Childhood Education and Teaching - - 0 - -
Elementary Education and Teaching - - 28 - -
Secondary Education and Teaching - - 0 - -

Education

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Education and Teaching - - - 1 -

Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Mechanical Engineering - - 9 - -

Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Electrical and Electronics Engineering - - 0 - -

Engineering

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
General Engineering - 0 - - -

Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields

Architectural Engineering Technologies Technicians

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Architectural Engineering Technology Technician - 11 11 - -

Mechanical Engineering Related Technologies Technicians

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Mechanical Engineering Related Technologies Technicians 1 9 12 - -

Industrial Production Technologies Technicians

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Industrial Technology Technician 2 0 - - -
Industrial Production Technologies Technicians 2 0 22 - -

Civil Engineering Technologies Technicians

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Civil Engineering Technology Technician - 2 - - -

Industrial Production Technologies Technicians

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Industrial Technology Technician 2 0 - - -
Industrial Production Technologies Technicians 2 0 22 - -

Architectural Engineering Technologies Technicians

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Architectural Engineering Technology Technician - 11 11 - -

Electrical Engineering Technologies Technicians

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA