Purdue Polytechnic
in Columbus

Creating Tomorrow's Innovators

Situated within the renowned Advanced Manufacturing Center of Excellence (AMCE), Purdue Polytechnic Columbus is a nexus of academic distinction and forward-thinking innovation. We proudly offer four tactically curated undergraduate majors, complemented by specialized certificate programs that can be added on to a degree to cater to the ever-evolving industry demands.

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Why choose Columbus?

Purdue Polytechnic Institute in Columbus focuses on hands-on, applied learning for engineering students within a tight-knit community. With small class sizes, students engage in real-world projects, enhancing their understanding of engineering concepts. While the campus may not offer the bustling environment of larger universities, it provides a conducive atmosphere for academic growth. Limited student housing is available, so early planning for housing and transportation is recommended. The campus is ideal for those passionate about engineering and technology who thrive in a focused learning environment.


Cutting-Edge Facilities and Manufacturing Excellence

Cutting-Edge Facilities and Manufacturing Excellence

Explore precision and passion in our advanced Measurement Center and AMCE, leading in advanced manufacturing education and research.


Strategic Location for Real-World Opportunities

Strategic Location for Real-World Opportunities

Take advantage of our proximity to thriving industries, offering unparalleled internship and career connections.


Holistic, Community-Centric Learning Environment

Holistic, Community-Centric Learning Environment

Enjoy a comprehensive college experience with convenient housing, blending Purdue's global reputation with a close-knit community feel.


Accessible Excellence in STEM Education

Accessible Excellence in STEM Education

Engage in STEM programs tailored to meet industry needs, preparing you for tomorrow's technology and engineering careers.

Join us and shape your future at Purdue Polytechnic Columbus—where your potential meets our passion for education.

Academic Programs at Columbus

Computer and Information Technology
Apply technology to intervene in problems and improve the human or business condition.
Electrical Engineering Technology
Use your understanding of electricity and electronics to create or improve everyday and life-changing products.
Engineering Technology
Designed with employment in mind, this degree offers a flexible curriculum to fit the needs of the workforce and the student.
Industrial Engineering Technology
Improve quality and safety, streamline processes, cut costs, and manage people in a variety of manufacturing and technical settings.
Mechanical Engineering Technology
Learn how to manage people, machines, and production resources to effectively operate in a manufacturing environment.
Multidisciplinary Technology
Customize your education to create the career you want.
Human Resource Management Certificate
Create better workplaces and help organizations thrive.
Industrial Engineering Technology Certificate
Improve quality, streamline processes, and manage people in a variety of manufacturing settings.
Leadership Certificate
Demonstrate your value as a well-trained leader.

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Purdue Polytechnic Columbus
4444 Kelly Street
Columbus, IN 47203

 (765) 494-6041


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