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Minimum Eligibility Requirements:

  • Applicants must have a bachelor's degree or higher.

Purdue University

About Purdue University

Purdue University is a large, public university located in West Lafayette, Indiana, that is known for its engineering, math, technology, and science programs. The school was original founded in 1869 as a land-grant school and has a mission to offer high-quality programs that 'educate and develop men and women of personal integrity and scholarly excellence'. Purdue also offers some of their programs online, in order to allow students around the world to experience and learn from these programs.

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.

Why Purdue University?

  1. Highly Ranked Online Programs: Purdue University continues to be one of 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.
  2. High Quality Programs: The online programs at Purdue are taught by the same experienced instructors as the on-campus programs, and graduates receive the same diploma as on-campus students.
  3. Variety of Programs: Online master's degrees, graduate certificate, and professional development programs and courses are available so students can find a program that meets their academic and professional needs.
  4. Flexible Learning: Students enrolled in the fully online classes do not log-in or attend class at a specific time, and you can communicate with your instructors and classmates through email, discussion boards, and online chats.

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.

Purdue University offers the following degree programs:

  1. Business
    • Master - Hospitality and Tourism Management
  2. Communications
    • Graduate Certificate - Strategic Communication Management
    • Master - Communication
    • Master of Science in Communication: Communication & Advertising Specializations
    • Master of Science in Communication: Public Relations
  3. Education
    • Master - Education in Learning Design and Technology
    • Master - Education in Special 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
  4. Engineering
    • Master - Engineering Technology
  5. Health Professions
    • Master of Public Health