Purdue University Calumet - Profile

Purdue University Calumet is a regional campus within the Purdue University system, offering a range of academic programs which lead to professional certificates, associate, baccalaureate and master’s degrees.

The University has the following schools and departments:
- School of Education (Dept. of Teacher Preparation; Dept. of Graduate Studies in Education)
- School of Engineering, Mathematics, & Science (Dept. of Biological Sciences; Dept. of Chemistry & Physics; Dept. of Elec. & Comp. Engineering; Dept. of Mechanical Engineering; Dept. of Mathematics, Computer Science, & Statistics)
- School of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences (Dept. of Behavioral Sciences; Dept. of Communication & Creative Arts; Dept. of English & Philosophy; Dept. of Foreign Languages & Literatures; Dept. of History & Political Science)
- School of Management (Dept. of Accounting; Dept. of Finance and Economics; Dept. of Information Systems; Dept. of Marketing, Human Resources, and Management)
- School of Nursing
- School of Technology (Dept. of Computer Information Technology and Graphics; Construction Science and Organizational Leadership; Dept. of Engineering Technology)
- Graduate School

Purdue University Calumet is accredited by North Central Association (NCA). The programs of the School of Management are accredited by International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE). The specialization in Marriage and Family Therapy is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Marriage and Family Therapy Education (COAMFTE) of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT). The School of Nursing is fully accredited by the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC). The School of Education and programs are accredited by the State of Indiana, and nationally accredited through the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).

Ranking Profile:

- Listed among Tier 2 Regional Universities (Midwest) by US News & World Report (2011).

- 115th in the US News ranking of Best Graduate Nursing Programs (2008 Edition).

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