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  2008 Common Data Set for Purdue University
  B. Enrollment and Persistence
                   
  Purdue answers are in bolded gold, although all options are listed.
  B1. Institutional Enrollment-Men and Women. Provide numbers of students for each of the following categories as of the institution's official fall reporting date or as of October 15, 2008. The data below, and all data reported in the CDS, refers only to Purdue University West Lafayette. 
                   
    FULL-TIME       PART-TIME  
    Men Women       Men  Women  
  Undergraduates                
  Degree-seeking, first-time freshmen 3,778 3,014       24 24  
  Other first-year, degree-seeking 1,207 703       55 206  
  All other degree-seeking 12,563 8,895       614 408  
  Total degree-seeking 17,548 12,612       693 638  
  All other undergraduates enrolled in                
  credit courses 2 4       106 158  
  Total undergraduates 17,550 12,616       799 796  
                   
  First-professional                
  First-time, first-professional students 21 57       0 0  
  All other first-professionals 253 562       3 6  
  Total first-professional 274 619       3 6  
                   
  Graduate                
  Degree-seeking, first-time 873 554       236 103  
  All other degree-seeking 2,257 1,417       1,035 675  
  All other graduates enrolled in credit                
  courses 40 32       119 86  
  Total graduate 3,170 2,003       1,390 864  
                   
  Total all undergraduates:     31,761    
  Total all graduate and professional students:     8,329    
  GRAND TOTAL ALL STUDENTS:     40,090    
                   
  B2. Enrollment by Racial/Ethnic Category. Provide numbers of undergraduate students for each of the following categories as of the institution's official fall reporting date or as of October 15, 2008. 
    DEGREE-SEEKING,   TOTAL, DEGREE  
    FIRST-TIME, DEGREE- AND NON-  
FIRST YEAR SEEKING DEGREE-SEEKING
                     
  Non-resident aliens  494   2,337   2,354    
  Black, non-Hispanic  234   1,073   1,081    
  American Indian or Alaskan Native  46   172   175    
  Asian or Pacific Islander 381   1,741   1,754    
  Hispanic 193   925   926    
  White, non-Hispanic  5,492   25,243   25,471    
  Race/ethnicity unknown  0   0   0    
  Total 6,840   31,491   31,761    
                   
  Persistence
                   
  B3. Number of degrees awarded by your institution from July 1, 2007, to June 30, 2008 *
  Certificate/diploma                
  Associate degrees 458              
  Bachelor's degrees 5,940              
  Post bachelor's certificates                
  Master's degrees 1,327              
  Post-master's certificates                
  Doctoral degrees 600              
  First professional degrees 240              
  First professional certificates                
                   
  Graduation Rates (Available after March 1, 2009 when IPEDS GRS is submitted)
  The items in this section correspond to data elements formerly collected by the IPEDS Web-based Data Collection System's Graduation Rate Survey (GRS). For complete instructions and definitions of data elements, see the IPEDS GRS instructions and glossary on the 2008 Web-based survey.
                   
  For Bachelor's or Equivalent Programs
  Report for the cohort of full-time first-time bachelor's (or equivalent) degree-seeking undergraduate students who entered in fall 2002. Include in the cohort those who entered your institution during the summer term preceding fall 2002.
                   
  B4. Initial 2002 cohort of first-time, full-time bachelor's (or equivalent) degree-seeking undergraduate students; total all students:
              5,870    
                   
  B5. Of the initial 2002 cohort, how many did not persist and did not graduate for the following reasons: deceased, permanently disabled, armed forces, foreign aid service of the federal government, or official church missions; total allowable exclusions:
              3    
                   
  B6. Final 2002 cohort, after adjusting for allowable exclusions:
              5,867    
                   
  B7. Of the initial 2002 initial cohort, how many completed the program in four years or less (by August 31, 2006):
              2,230 38.1%  
                   
  B8. Of the initial 2001 cohort, how many completed the program in more than four years but in five years or less (after August 31, 2006 and by August 31, 2007):
              1,631 27.8%  
                   
  B9. Of the initial 2001 cohort, how many completed the program in more than five years but in six years or less (after August 31, 2007 and by August 31, 2008):
              351 6.0%  
                   
  B10. Total graduating within six years (sum of questions B7, B8, and B9):
              4,212    
                   
  B11. Six-year graduation rate for 2002 cohort (question B10 divided by question B6):
              71.8%    
                   
  Retention Rates
  Report for the cohort of all full-time, first-time bachelor's (or equivalent) degree-seeking undergraduate students who entered in fall 2007 (or the preceding summer term). The initial cohort may be adjusted for students who departed for the following reasons: deceased, permanently disabled, armed forces, foreign aid service of the federal government or official church missions. No other adjustments to the initial cohort should be made.
                   
  B22. For the cohort of all full-time bachelor's (or equivalent) degree-seeking undergraduate students who entered your institution as freshmen in fall 2007 (or the preceding summer term), what percentage was enrolled at your institution as of the date your institution calculates its official enrollment in fall 2008?
              86%    
                   
  Common Data Set: 2008-09 Academic Year