Veteran Education Benefits



Your Educational Partner

Purdue’s Department of Technology Leadership & Innovation wants to be your partner as you work toward a degree. Our student services staff is available to help answer questions or provide guidance for additional information.

The options offered by Technology Leadership & Innovation will complement your military training and prepare you for high-demand careers in your area 

Your Veteran Education Benefits

The Post 9/11 GI Bill, Tuition Assistance Program and other programs were designed to assist veterans or their dependents with their higher education needs. These programs help with:

  • Tuition
  • Monthly housing allowance
  • Books, supplies, and an annual stipend

To use your VA education benefits at Purdue:

  1. Apply for VA education benefits one of three ways:
    • Submit electronically at
    • Request an application by calling toll-free (888) 442-4551
    • Ask for assistance from Purdue’s Veterans Success Center ( or or from an academic advisor at any Purdue Polytechnic location throughout Indiana.
  2. Contact or visit the Department of Technology Leadership & Innovation ( to verify degree requirements.


The Purdue University Department of Technology Leadership & Innovation offers many opportunities which will complement and extend the expertise you developed during your military service.

Organizational Leadership

Offered in West Lafayette, Anderson, Columbus, Kokomo, Lafayette, New Albany, Richmond, and South Bend

Organizational leadership prepares you to lead change and transformation in today’s diverse organizations — which are increasingly driven by technology and challenged by a competitive global economy.

You’ll strengthen the technological and leadership skills you developed during your service to lead organizations and people to new levels of success. Plus, you can choose a focus area that’s linked to your dream job: international leadership, healthcare public policy, communication, human resources development, innovation & entrepreneurship, product lifecycle management and technology law & policy.

Supply Chain Management Technology

Offered in West Lafayette, Anderson, Columbus, Kokomo, Lafayette, New Albany, Richmond, and South Bend

Supply chain management technology prepares you to deliver creative solutions to help organizations manage their complex and global supply chains — the central nervous systems of organizations.

You’ll build on the logistics management skills you gained in the military to be ready to manage supply chain operations in industry. You’ll lead the processes that direct the timely and efficient movement, storage, and processing of materials and inventory that make customers happy and help businesses thrive.


Engineering/Technology Teacher Education

Offered in West Lafayette

Engineering/technology teacher education prepares you to create technology solutions for classrooms and businesses.

There’s a clear reason why we’re the top-ranked technology education program in the nation. You’ll learn innovative and effective ways to strengthen and share your expertise with others. That means you’ll graduate ready to teach, whether in the classroom or boardroom.

Industrial Engineering Technology

Offered in West Lafayette, Anderson, Columbus, Kokomo, Lafayette, New Albany, Richmond, and South Bend; offered in Vincennes as Industrial Technology

Build on your military experience with complex technological systems by focusing on their management, operation, and maintenance. In the military, you learned to be adaptable in constantly changing situations; you’ll employ that creativity to improve the quality and productivity of processes, systems and services.

master’s in Technology leadership & innovation

Offered in West Lafayette, on the weekend, or online

Add to your leadership skills in industry, technology or project management by specializing in biotechnology innovation and regulatory science, Lean Six Sigma quality control, supply chain management technology, biometrics and standards, or several other focus areas.

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(765) 648-2920

(812) 348-2025

(765) 455-9339

(765) 496-7263

New Albany
(812) 206-8396

(765) 973-8228

South Bend
(574) 520-4180

(812) 888-4151

West Lafayette
(765) 494-5599

Purdue Polytechnic Statewide Locations