Course and Tuition FAQs

What loan options do I have as an International student?

There are no loan options available through Purdue Engineering Online. You can try to contact the financial aid or bursar's office.

What is the cost for a course?

The current tuition costs can be viewed by clicking here.

Is there any way the application fee can be waived?

Waived application fees depend on which program you're applying to. There are no fees are waived for Engineering Professional Education.

How do I go about finding professors to be on my advising committee?

Until you're admitted, this really isn't something you need to worry about. Once you start your plan of study, you can begin the process of planning your advising committee.

I'm a student at IUPUI, can I take a distance class that you offer? What are the costs? 

You can take a distance course at a reduced cost upon approval from your advisor. Send an email to to inquire about the details.

My GPA is 2.4 but I have work experience ... would I still be able to be admitted into the program?

Across all graduate programs at Purdue, there is a 3.0 minimum GPA requirement and we're mainly focused on academic record. We take into account your application in its entirety, but you're applying to a graduate program and we really try to assess your learning abilities. Besides the cumulative GPA, we also look at individual course performances, how you progressed through your undergraduate program, etc.