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Purdue University Fort Wayne

Fort Wayne, IN

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Overview

Purdue University Fort Wayne is a Comprehensive institution located in Fort Wayne, IN, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 2101 East Coliseum Boulevard
Fort Wayne, IN  46805-1499
United States
Contact Belinda Johnson
Undergraduate Admissions Specialist
Email: johnsob@pfw.edu
Phone: 260-481-0348
Fax: 260-481-6880

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Majors & Degrees

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
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Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Biology/biological Sciences, General Checkmark
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
Accounting Checkmark
Actuarial Science Checkmark
Business Administration And Management, General Checkmark
Business/commerce, General Checkmark
Business/managerial Economics Checkmark
Finance, General Checkmark
Hotel/motel Administration/management Checkmark
Operations Management And Supervision Checkmark Checkmark
Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
Speech Communication And Rhetoric Checkmark
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
Computer And Information Sciences, General Checkmark Checkmark
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Computer/information Technology Services Administration And Management, Other Checkmark
Education Associate Bachelors
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Education, General Checkmark
Elementary Education And Teaching Checkmark
English/language Arts Teacher Education Checkmark
French Language Teacher Education Checkmark
German Language Teacher Education Checkmark
Kindergarten/preschool Education And Teaching Checkmark
Music Teacher Education Checkmark
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Social Studies Teacher Education Checkmark
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
Civil Engineering, General Checkmark
Computer Engineering, General Checkmark
Electrical And Electronics Engineering Checkmark
Mechanical Engineering Checkmark
Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
Architectural Engineering Technologies/technicians Checkmark
Civil Engineering Technologies/technicians Checkmark
Computer Engineering Technology/technician Checkmark
Construction Engineering Technology/technician Checkmark
Electrical, Electronic, And Communications Engineering Technology/technician Checkmark Checkmark
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
English Language And Literature, General Checkmark
English Literature (british And Commonwealth) Checkmark
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
French Language And Literature Checkmark
German Language And Literature Checkmark
Spanish Language And Literature Checkmark
Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Audiology/audiologist And Speech-language Pathology/pathologist Checkmark
Clinical Laboratory Science/medical Technology/technologist Checkmark
Clinical/medical Laboratory Science And Allied Professions, Other Checkmark
Clinical/medical Laboratory Technician Checkmark
Communication Sciences And Disorders, General Checkmark
Community Health Services/liaison/counseling Checkmark
Dental Assisting/assistant Checkmark
Dental Hygiene/hygienist Checkmark
Dental Laboratory Technology/technician Checkmark
Health Services Administration Checkmark
Health/health Care Administration/management Checkmark
Medical Radiologic Technology/science - Radiation Therapist Checkmark
Music Therapy/therapist Checkmark
Psychiatric/mental Health Services Technician Checkmark
Radiologic Technology/science - Radiographer Checkmark
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research And Clinical Nursing, Other Checkmark
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse Checkmark
History Associate Bachelors
History, General Checkmark
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities, Other Checkmark
Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
Computational Mathematics Checkmark
Mathematics, General Checkmark
Statistics, General Checkmark
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies, General Checkmark
Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Chemistry, General Checkmark
Geology/earth Science, General Checkmark
Physics, General Checkmark
Psychology Associate Bachelors
Experimental Psychology Checkmark
Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Science Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
Anthropology, General Checkmark
Economics, General Checkmark
Political Science And Government, General Checkmark
Sociology, General Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
Art/art Studies, General Checkmark
Commercial And Advertising Art Checkmark
Crafts/craft Design, Folk Art And Artisanry Checkmark
Drama And Dramatics/theatre Arts, General Checkmark
Drawing Checkmark
Fine/studio Arts, General Checkmark
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

5,540
Applied
4,586
Accepted
7,584
Enrolled
83%
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Female Admissions

3,220
Females Applied
2,655
Females Accepted
82%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

2,320
Males Applied
1,931
Males Accepted
83%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

50
Application Fee
3.33
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2.8
Recommended Other requirements may exist (see below)
Other requirements: Rank in upper 50% of high school class

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen August 1st Not reported
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer August 1st Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score 25th % Info icon 75th % Info icon
SAT Critical Reading 490 600
SAT Math 490 580
ACT Composite 19 25

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

8,730
In-state
20,961
Out-of-state
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Fees

1,137
Full-time student fees
8,765
Room & board
5,248
Room only

Financial Aid

10,758
Avg. Financial Aid Package
10,463
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
10,135
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
3,526
Avg. Loan Aid
2,705
Avg. Grant Aid
6,228
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
97% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
61%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
13%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

7,584
Total Undergrad students
2%
International Students
7%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 9.41%
Black or African American 7.17%
White or Caucasian 72.05%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.14%
Asian 4%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.05%
Two or more races 4.65%
Other 0.19%

Gender

Male (47.23%)
Female (52.77%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 16%

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
Drama/theatre group Checkmark
Student-run radio station Checkmark
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Marching band Checkmark
Choral groups Checkmark
Campus events:
PIT Theater Performances, Campus Kickoff/Spring Fling and PFW Health Fair

Student Services

Legal services Checkmark
Health clinic Checkmark
Personal/psychological counseling Checkmark
Women's center Checkmark
International students advisor Checkmark

Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
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Most popular organizations:
Live Action Combat Club, Alpha Sigma Alpha, InterVarsity Christian Fellowship, Student Athlete Leadership Team and Hispanos Unidos

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
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Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Division 1 Checkmark
Basketball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Division 1 Checkmark
Football Checkmark No No
Golf Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Gymnastics No No No
Ice Hockey Checkmark No No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Rugby Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Softball No No No
Tennis Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Track And Field No No No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Wrestling No No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Division 1 Checkmark
Football Checkmark No No
Golf Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Gymnastics Checkmark No No
Ice Hockey No No No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Rugby Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Tennis Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Track And Field No Division 1 Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Wrestling Checkmark No No

Faculty

747
Total Faculty
13:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 325
Part-time - 422
Male - 403
Female - 344
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