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PURDUE POLYTECHNIC DATA DASHBOARD

We can’t introduce you to every one of our dynamic, inventive students who make the Polytechnic
a unique college of innovative technology, so we’ll break things down by the numbers:

Student-Faculty Ratio

23:1

Student Organizations

60+

Alumni

45,767+

Majors

30+

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College Enrollment

5,312

Undergraduate: 4,460 (84%)
Graduate: 852 (16%)

Male: 4,137 (77.9%)
Female: 1,175 (22.1%)

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity

Fall 2021 Polytechnic West Lafayette Enrollment

New Beginner Profile

3.56

Average High
School GPA

27.51

Average ACT
Composite Score

1,261

Average
SAT Score

Ethnicity

New Beginner Ethnicity

Minority student enrollment in the Polytechnic has increased by 33% since 2013.

Ethnicity 1.8% Unknown

Ethnicity 3.9% Black or African American

Ethnicity 4.7% 2 or more races

Ethnicity 5.6% Hispanic/Latino

Ethnicity 8.1% Asian

Ethnicity 12.5% International

Ethnicity 63.4% White

Residence

New Beginner Demographics

Demographics 12.6% International

Demographics 35.1% Out of State

Demographics 52.4% In-State (Indiana)

Gender

New Beginner Gender

Female student enrollment in the Polytechnic has increased by 67% since 2013.

Gender 20.4% Female

Gender 79.6% Male

Fall 2020 West Lafayette New Beginners

Student Placement After Graduation

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All College Degree Programs (average)

All College Degree Programs (average)

Polytechnic Placement Overview

Based on 720 May 2021 graduates
71 graduates continuing education

Aeronautical Engineering Technology Program

Aeronautical Engineering Technology Program

Aero Placement Overview

Based on 25 May 2021 graduates
6 graduates continuing education
84% of graduates reported

Aviation Management Program

Aviation Management Program

Aviation Management Placement Overview

Based on 25 May 2021 graduates
3 graduates continuing education
76% of graduates reported

Computer Graphics Technology Program

Computer Graphics Technology Program

CGT Placement Overview

Based on 123 May 2021 graduates
22 graduates continuing education
85.37% of graduates reported

Computer Information Technology Program

Computer Information Technology Program

CIT Placement Overview

Based on 118 May 2021 graduates
10 graduates continuing education
86.44% of graduates reported

Construction Management Technology Program

Construction Management Technology Program

CM Placement Overview

Based on 105 May 2021 graduates
2 graduates continuing education
82.86% of graduates reported

Electrical Engineering Technology Program

Electrical Engineering Technology Program

EET Placement Overview

Based on 28 May 2021 graduates
4 graduates continuing education
92.86% of graduates reported

Industrial Engineering Technology Program

Industrial Engineering Technology Program

IET Placement Overview

Based on 46 May 2021 graduates
4 graduates continuing education
92.61% of graduates reported

Manufacturing Engineering Technology Program

Manufacturing Engineering Technology Program

MfET Placement Overview

Based on 40 May 2021 graduates
2 graduates continuing education
85% of graduates reported

 

Mechanical Engineering Technology Program

Mechanical Engineering Technology Program

MET Placement Overview

Based on 102 May 2021 graduates
8 graduates continuing education
86.27% of graduates reported

Organizational Leadership Program

Organizational Leadership Program

OL Placement Overview

Based on 55 May 2021 graduates
9 graduate continuing education
81.82% of graduates reported

Professional Flight Program

Professional Flight Program

Professional Flight Placement Overview

Based on 47 May 2021 graduates
1 graduates continuing education
76.6% of graduates reported

Natalie McGuckin
The Polytechnic helped to make me uniquely qualified for my new job through the hands-on learning environment. I knew what I liked and what I did not like from the projects I did in the classroom. And, when I talked with my employer about my projects, it helped them to understand my capabilities.
Natalie McGuckin
Associate Software Engineer at Caterpillar

Sought-After Employees

Polytechnic students graduate with the technical abilities and interpersonal skills that make them highly desirable to employers.

Here are just a few of the companies that have hired our graduates:

  • Amazon.com, Inc.
  • ArcelorMittal
  • Bastian Solutions
  • The Boeing Company
  • Caterpillar Inc.
  • Cummins Inc.
  • Endeavor Air
  • Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation
  • Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
  • Lockheed Martin Corporation
  • PepsiCo, Inc.
  • The Raytheon Company
  • Salesforce.com, Inc.

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