Purdue University-Main Campus (out-of-state)


The school is a fairly selective school. They receive approximately 49,400 applications each year. The overall acceptance rate tends to be around 57 percent which is equal about 28,100 students who passed the admission process of the institution. But, when the year starts, only about 7,400 or 26 percent of the students would have chosen Purdue University-Main Campus as their school of choice. Based on the application data, 61% of the applicants were men while 38% were women, however, after receiving the letter of acceptance, only 42 percent of the women enrolled at Purdue University-Main Campus as compared to 57 percent of men who decided to enroll.

Applicants are asked to submit their ACT or SAT scores to Purdue University-Main Campus when filling out the application. Most often, accepted applicants have test scores in the range of 24 - 30 for ACT or 1,190 - 1,410 for SAT. This institution also accepts Advanced Placement (AP) credits, and Dual credit. Purdue University-Main Campus’s undergraduate application fee is $60. To apply to Purdue University-Main Campus, you are required to have these required documents: ACT/SAT scores, Completion of college-preparatory program, Recommendations, Secondary school GPA, and a Secondary school record. The institution recommends that students have Secondary school rank.

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Student ACT Scores

25th %
75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2017 Admissions Cycle
Applications
49,354
Male 30,363
Female 18,991

 

Acceptance
28,131
Male 15,788
Female 12,723

 

Enrollment Total
7,399
Male 4,253
Female 3,146


Acceptance Rate
57%
Male
52%
Female
67%

 

Yield
26.3%
Male
26.9%
Female
24.7%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$60


Graduate

$60



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits
  • Dual credit

    Admission considerations

    Required

    Admission test scores
    Completion of college-preparatory program
    Recommendations
    Secondary school GPA
    Secondary school record


    Recommended

    Secondary school rank