Purdue University Global

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2022 Undergraduate Tuition
$10,080
2022 Average Net Price
$6,785
After Financial Aid
2019 Default Rate
2.84%
on Student Loans
2022 Enrolled Students
45,125
24.8% Full-Time
2022 Graduation Rate
10%
1 Graduates

About

Purdue University Global is a higher education institution located in Tippecanoe County, IN. In 2022, the most popular Bachelors Degree concentrations at Purdue University Global were General Business Administration & Management (816 degrees awarded), Health Care Administration & Management (565 degrees), and General Health & Wellness (524 degrees).

In 2022, 15,107 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Purdue University Global. 61.9% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 38.1% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was white (8,922 degrees), 3.33 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (2,683 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Purdue University Global is $10,080, which is $−2,602 less than the national average for ($12,682).

Costs

In 2022, the median undergraduate tuition at Purdue University Global is $10,080, which is $−2,602 less than the national average for ($12,682).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $6,785.

In 2022, 71% of undergraduate students attending Purdue University Global received financial aid through grants. Comparatively, 50% of undergraduate students received financial aid through loans.

Tuition Costs

$10,080
2022 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2022, the cost of tuition at Purdue University Global was $10,080. The cost of tuition at Purdue University Global is $−2,602 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for ($12,682).

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Average Net Price

$6,785
2022 Value
78.5%
1 Year Growth

In 2022 Purdue University Global had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $6,785. Between 2021 and 2022, the average net price of Purdue University Global grew by 78.5%.

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Other Student Expenses

$5,130
Room and Board

The average yearly cost of room and board at Purdue University Global was of $5,130 in 2022. The cost of room and board increased by 3.45% between 2021 and 2022.

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Financial Aid by Income Level

71%
Undergraduates Receiving Financial Aid through Grants
50%
Undergraduates Receiving Financial Aid through Loans

71% of undergraduate students at Purdue University Global received financial aid through grants or loans in 2022. This represents a growth of 4.41% with respect to 2021, when 68% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.
2.84%
2019 Default Rate
590
Number of Defaults

In 2019 the default rate for borrower's at Purdue University Global was 2.84%, which represents 590 out of the 20778 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Enrollment

Purdue University Global had a total enrollment of 45,125 students in 2022. The full-time enrollment at Purdue University Global is 11,174 students and the part-time enrollment is 33,951. This means that 24.8% of students enrolled at Purdue University Global are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Purdue University Global, both undergraduate and graduate, is 52.4% White, 18% Black or African American, 14.4% Hispanic or Latino, 3.97% Two or More Races, 3.75% Asian, 0.516% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.476% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Purdue University Global in full-time Undergraduate programs are most commonly White Female (37.8%), followed by White Male (21.1%) and Black or African American Female (10%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are most commonly White Female (34.9%), followed by White Male (17.6%) and Black or African American Female (13%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

24.8%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Purdue University Global in 2022, both undergraduate and graduate, is 45,125 students. The full-time enrollment at Purdue University Global is 11,174 and the part-time enrollment is 33,951.

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Retention Rate over Time

17%
2022 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Purdue University Global was 17%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar (79%), Purdue University Global had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity (2022)
  1. White
    23,637 enrolled students
  2. Black or African American
    8,120 enrolled students
  3. Hispanic or Latino
    6,520 enrolled students

The enrolled student population at Purdue University Global is 52.4% White, 18% Black or African American, 14.4% Hispanic or Latino, 3.97% Two or More Races, 3.75% Asian, 0.516% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.476% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all is 35.2% White, 26.5% Hispanic or Latino, and 17.4% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 2,742 students (6.08%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2022, 3,583 more women than men received degrees from Purdue University Global. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients at Purdue University Global is white (8,922 degrees awarded). There were 3.33 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (2683 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Purdue University Global is General Business Administration & Management (816 degrees awarded), followed by Health Care Administration & Management (565 degrees) and General Health & Wellness (524 degrees).

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Purdue University Global are Accountants & auditors (1,049,694 people), Other managers (824,422 people), Software developers (677,973 people), Financial managers (509,492 people), and Chief executives & legislators (410,638 people).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Purdue University Global are Surgeons, Physicians, Photographic process workers & processing machine operators, Cardiovascular technologists and technicians, and Architectural & engineering managers

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Purdue University Global are Computer Systems Design (1,066,018 people), Elementary & secondary schools (651,181 people), Banking & related activities (549,779 people), Justice, public order, & safety activities (511,891 people), and Securities, commodities, funds, trusts & other financial investments (463,776 people).

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Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Purdue University Global.
Most Common (2022)
  1. 816 degrees awarded
  2. 565 degrees awarded
  3. 524 degrees awarded

In 2022, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Purdue University Global was General Business Administration & Management with 816 degrees awarded.

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Sex Breakdown for Common Majors

5,762
Degrees Awarded to Men
in 2022
9,345
Degrees Awarded to Women
in 2022

In 2022, 5,762 degrees were awarded to men at Purdue University Global, which is 0.617 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (9,345).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2022, 1295 degrees were awarded to men at Purdue University Global in General Business Administration & Management, which is 0.73 times less than the 1774 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2022, 1774 degrees were awarded to men at Purdue University Global in General Business Administration & Management, which is 1.37 times more than the 1295 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

14%
100% Completion Time
18%
150% Completion Time

In 2022, 14% of students graduating from Purdue University Global completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 18% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 18% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Graduation Rate by Race and Sex

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.
White Male
Highest Graduation Rate (20%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate in 2022 at Purdue University Global is Male and White (20% graduation rate). Across all , Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (73.2%).

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity (2022)
  1. White
    8,922 degrees awarded
  2. Black or African American
    2,683 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino
    1,872 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Purdue University Global is white (8,922 degrees awarded). There were 3.33 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (2683 degrees).

2.71% of degree recipients (409 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Sex

Most Common Sex Demographic (2022)
  1. White Female
    5,499 degrees awarded
  2. White Male
    3,423 degrees awarded
  3. Black or African American Female
    1,795 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and sex grouping at Purdue University Global is white female (5,499 degrees awarded). There were 1.61 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white male (3423 degrees).

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Operations

Purdue University Global employs 337 No academic ranks. Most academics at Purdue University Global are Female No academic rank (215), and Male No academic rank (122).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Purdue University Global are: Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services, with 213 employees, Management, with 127 employees, and Business and Financial Operations with 20 employees.

Salary Expenditure

$162M
2022 Salaries
2.65%
decline from 2021

In 2022, Purdue University Global paid a median of $162M in salaries, a 2.65% decline from the previous year.

The median for similar is 668k (13.2% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$21.5M
Instructional Salaries
337
Number of Employees

In 2022, Purdue University Global paid a total of $21.5M to 337 employees working as instructors, which represents 13.3% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $446k (66.8%) for similar Unknown.

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Occupations by Share

No academic rank
Most Common Instructor
337 Employees
Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services
Most Common Non-Instructional Employee
213 Employees

In 2022, the most common positions for instructional staff at Purdue University Global was No academic rank with 337 employees.

In 2022, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Purdue University Global were Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 213 employees, Management with 127 employees, and Business and Financial Operations with 20 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Sex

Most Common Demographic (2022)
  1. Female No academic rank
  2. Male No academic rank

In 2022, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Purdue University Global was Female No academic rank with 215 employees, and Male No academic rank with 122 employees.

This chart shows the sex split between each academic rank present at Purdue University Global.

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