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Purdue in Tippecanoe County

Tippecanoe County

Alumni and Students

  • Purdue alumni: 18,677
  • Purdue employees (living or working): 23,384
  • Students enrolled at Purdue (fall 2013 all campuses): 3,324
  • Nearest Statewide Technology site(s): Lafayette

Purdue’s Technical Assistance Program

  • Employers served: 56
  • Employees trained: 687
  • Created/retained jobs: 28
  • Increased/retained sales: $10,000
  • New capital investments: $1,022,500
  • Cost savings: $244,000
  • Nearest TAP office(s): West Lafayette

Purdue Extension

  • Purdue Extension direct contacts: 12,509
  • 4-H community club enrollment: 1729

  • Local Extension office: Lafayette

P-12 Partnerships

  • Student teaching placements: Beacon Academy,  Diocese of Lafayette, GLASS, Lafayette, New Community School, Purdue U., Tippecanoe, West Lafayette, Faith Christian, St. James Lutheran

Research and Innovation

  • Nearest Purdue Research Park(s): West Lafayette
  • Number of companies: 164
  • Combined employment: 3,557
  • Average annual salary: $62,739
  • Nearest Purdue Agricultural Park(s): Lafayette

(Data compiled fall 2013)