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.
The unique Polytechnic learning environment combines 10 elements
College students are more successful when someone takes special interest in their aspirations and progress.
Students understand what they are learning and why, and they can apply the knowledge when it is needed.
Polytechnic students demonstrate mastery of concepts and applied skills (known as competencies) while they enjoy flexibility to focus on their interests and learn at their own pace.
Team projects expose students to team dynamics, deadlines and problem-solving techniques, all aspects employees deal with in the workforce.
Research-proven, state-of-the-art teaching methods known as active learning are different, fun, challenging and more effective.
Learning by doing is a powerful, proven approach that drives students to better understand and retain concepts. The college maximizes hands-on applications.
Required internships expand student knowledge and skills, and prepare them for future employment.
The integration of technology studies with humanities and social science studies improves critical thinking, creativity, logic and innovation.
Real projects with real clients benefit students, companies and communities.
Purdue Polytechnic offers an enriched perspective through study abroad, international internships, and other global and cultural activities.
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.