Purdue Polytechnic offers 68 academic options in six subject areas at the main Purdue campus in West Lafayette. Explore today!
You can study select Purdue Polytechnic majors in nine Indiana communities in addition to the main campus at West Lafayette.
10 Elements drive our dedication to impactful technology education
Plans of study include internships or other workforce-like activities, while college staff forge corporate partnerships to increase student opportunities.
Learning how to do something by understanding why it is done, within the context of how it relates to other subject matters, ties courses together.
Students leverage the power of humanities and social sciences to improve critical thinking, communication, creativity, logic and innovation.
Students learn by doing – the hands-on hallmark of the Polytechnic learning environment. They gain, apply, and ultimately demonstrate new expertise.
In a shift away from lectures, our active-learning teaching methods make students – not instructors – the center of classroom attention.
Team projects expose students to team dynamics, deadlines and problem-solving techniques, all aspects employees deal with in the workforce.
Students gain insights into cultures other than their own, broadening their perspectives and becoming more marketable to employers.
Students build professional portfolios and hone industry skills, demonstrating that they not only know things, but, most importantly, they can do things.
Two-semester projects require teams of seniors to apply everything they have learned to solve industry challenges for real clients.
Every student has multiple opportunities to connect with a faculty mentor for outside-the-classroom professional guidance and support.
Purdue University is reinventing high school with the help of Purdue Polytechnic faculty and staff. Visit the Polytechnic High School Indianapolis website for more information.