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Purdue University

About Purdue University

Purdue University is a large, major research university located in West Lafayette, Indiana. The school is known for its science, technology, math, and engineering programs as well as for its distinguished faculty. Purdue offers many of their high-quality education programs online. The online programs include the same high standards and stimulating coursework as the on-campus programs, and online students still have access to the personal support they need to succeed.

Purdue offers online master's degrees, graduate certificates, and professional development programs and courses. The online programs allow students the flexibility to meet their current professional and personal obligations while earning their degree. Students communicate with their professors and classmates through discussion boards, online chats, and email, and the asynchronous format allows them to complete the coursework whenever they wish as long as they meet class deadlines.

Purdue University Offers:

  • Highly Ranked Programs - Purdue University has been continuously ranked among the top 25 public universities, according to U.S. News and World Report. Additionally, many of the online programs offered by Purdue University have earned a ranking from U.S. News & World Report or other organizations.
  • Flexible Learning - Purdue University's fully online classes do not typically require students to log in at a specific time, though students do still need to meet specific deadlines for assignments.
  • Student Support - Online students have a support system that includes academic consultations, technical support, financial aid counselors, and administrative assistance.

Minimum Eligibility Requirements

Admissions requirements vary by program, but all graduate level programs are highly selective and require an excellent academic background, professional background, accredited undergraduate degree, and demonstrated potential.

Find Your Program:

  1. Business

    • Master of Science in Hospitality and Tourism Management
  2. Communications

    • Graduate Certificate in Strategic Communication Management
    • Master of Science in Communication
    • Master of Science in Communication: Communication & Advertising Specializations
    • Master of Science in Communication: Public Relations
  3. Education

    • Master of Science in Education in Curriculum and Instruction - Educational Technology Concentration
    • Master of Science in Education in Curriculum and Instruction - English Language Learning Concentration
    • Master of Science in Education in Curriculum and Instruction - Gifted, Creative, and Talented Studies Concentration
    • Master of Science in Education in Curriculum and Instruction - Mathematics Education Concentration
    • Master of Science in Education in Learning Design and Technology
    • Master of Science in Education in Special Education
  4. Engineering

    • Master of Science in Engineering Technology
  5. Health Professions

    • Master of Public Health

Purdue University Online Locations

Purdue University offers a wide range of programs that can be taken online. The advantages to online learning are that you can work at your own pace and learn from anywhere. For more information about specific programs, please click here.