Purdue University Fort Wayne

Acceptance Rate 81 %
SAT Average 1,080
Tuition & Fees $20,961
Student Population 10,139
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $6,915

Academic Overview

Purdue University Fort Wayne is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Fort Wayne, Indiana. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree. The 2021 tuition & fees are $8,730 for Indiana residents and $20,961 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 10,139 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 81% and the graduation rate is 40% last year.
The salary after graduation from Purdue University Fort Wayne varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $39,800. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Purdue University Fort Wayne are $8,730 for Indiana residents and $20,961 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $6,458 for in-state students and $14,618 for out-of-state students.
Purdue University Fort Wayne 2021 Tuition & Fees
Indiana ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at IPFW. The acceptance rate of IPFW is 81% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 31%. The average graduation rate is 40% and no students have transferred out from the school. The average received amount of financial aid is $6,915 and 52% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 10,139 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Purdue University Fort Wayne is 81 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Purdue University Fort Wayne is 40 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Purdue University Fort Wayne is 55 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Purdue University Fort Wayne is 10,139
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Purdue University Fort Wayne is 16 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
16 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $6,915 at Purdue University Fort Wayne.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

IPFW offers 146 major programs through online and on-site education where 7 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate330
One but less than two years certificate20
Associate's Degree170
Bachelor's Degree667
Post Bachelor's Degree80
Master's Degree200

Special Learning Opportunities

Purdue University Fort Wayne offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:1,140)
Board/Meal Plan

Veterans Benefits

Purdue University Fort Wayne has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges