Why choose a Professional Master's in Chemical Engineering from Purdue?
A Professional Master's degree from the Davidson School of Chemical Engineering could be your most valuable career investment. Purdue Chemical Engineers are highly valued in industry, as evident from our highly successful alumni located all around the world. The same goes for our Professional Master's students who experience increased employment opportunities as well as earning potential after completing the program.
Excellence at Scale and Speed
Dow Chemical Company
- Eli Lilly and Company
- Intel Corporation
- McKinsey & Co.
- National Key Laboratories
- Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Affordability & Low Cost of Living
The cost of living in the Greater Lafayette-West Lafayette area is one of the lowest in the nation, with housing rent ranging from 21% to 108% less expensive than competing university cities (rentcafe.com).
|Tuition||Cost of Living||Average Apt Rent||Utility Index||Sales Tax|
Carnegie Mellon University:
|~$48,500 per year||83.8||$1,413||102.3||7.00%|
|~$63,120 per year||187.2||$3,654||150.5||4.00%|
|~$58,586 per year||98.8||$1,396 **+||100||8.00%|
Johns Hopkins University:
|~$55,350 per year||88.2||$1,330||107.3||6.00%|
|~$56,067 per year||119.9||$2,009||95||10.25%|