Industry Partners

Purdue Polytechnic Institute -- one of 10 academic colleges at Purdue University -- has some of the nation’s best university Computer and Information Technology (CIT) programs. We want to connect you with our world-class students and their groundbreaking research in the fields of:

  • Cybersecurity
  • Information Technology
  • Network Engineering Technology
  • Systems Analysis and Design

Our mission is simple: to create active and sustainable partnerships with industry leaders to ensure the department and our partners stay aligned with trends in the industry, curriculum, and research.


  • Exclusive invitation to hold a company Day on Campus
  • Early access to graduating students, undergraduates and graduates
  • Preferred invitations to participate in student events, sponsorships, etc.
  • Invitations to be a guest speaker in classes and at department and University events
  • Access to publications by students and faculty
  • Access to our dedicated Industry Partner Program director, who will guide you through the program, work to gather your feedback throughout the year and help you organize your on-campus events

More benefits can added based on partner needs and feedback.

Purdue Polytechnic’s CIT department has earned rankings that place its programs among the best in the nation, including the #1 cybersecurity and #4 information technology programs.*

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Good to know:
More than 650 students attend our CIT Career Fair every year and met with representatives from over 70 companies. Was your business there?

Contact us today to discuss unique benefits to partnering with the Computer and Information Technology Department at Purdue University.

"A ship in port is safe, but that's not what ships are built for." – Grace Hopper