PROGRAMS AND RANKINGS

Purdue University-Main Campus

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Carnegie Classification

Comprehensive doctoral with medical/veterinary

Campus Setting

Suburb: midsize

Religious Affiliation

None

Size
Source: IPEDS, 2007

Undergraduates

32,610

Graduate Students

6,959

Professional School Students

965

Undergraduate Selectivity
Source: IPEDS, 2009

Applicants

27,213

Accepted

19,905

Acceptance Rate

73%

SAT Math, 25th / 75th Percentile

540 / 670

SAT Verbal, 25th / 75th Percentile

500 / 610

Rankings of graduate programs from the latest National Research Council study.

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Animal Sciences

Ranked from 9-36 out of 60 peer programs

Entomology

Ranked from 8-22 out of 28 peer programs

Food Science

Ranked from 2-11 out of 31 peer programs

Foods and Nutrition

Ranked from 7-20 out of 44 peer programs

Horticulture

Ranked from 5-27 out of 116 peer programs

American Studies

Ranked from 15-20 out of 22 peer programs

Comparative Literature

Ranked from 1-11 out of 46 peer programs

English

Ranked from 17-45 out of 119 peer programs

History

Ranked from 46-83 out of 137 peer programs

Philosophy

Ranked from 47-69 out of 90 peer programs

Agronomy- Soils

Ranked from 16-54 out of 141 peer programs

Atmospheric Science

Ranked from 26-47 out of 50 peer programs

Chemistry

Ranked from 19-60 out of 178 peer programs

Computer Sciences

Ranked from 11-54 out of 127 peer programs

Earth Science

Ranked from 57-107 out of 141 peer programs

Mathematics

Ranked from 21-48 out of 127 peer programs

Physics

Ranked from 56-113 out of 161 peer programs

Statistics

Ranked from 10-24 out of 61 peer programs

Agricultural Economics

Ranked from 8-18 out of 28 peer programs

Economics

Ranked from 32-49 out of 117 peer programs

Linguistics

Ranked from 6-19 out of 52 peer programs

Political Science

Ranked from 36-48 out of 105 peer programs

Psychological Sciences

Ranked from 83-129 out of 236 peer programs