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Study at Indiana University Purdue University Fort Wayne

Founded in 1964, Indiana University - Purdue University - Fort Wayne is a regional university campus located in Fort Wayne, Indiana. As a joint campus of Indiana University System and Purdue University System, IPFW offers undergraduate and graduate degrees from both universities. It offers more than 200 academic programs and certificates through four colleges, two schools, and four divisions:

  • College of Arts and Sciences
  • College of Engineering, Technology, and Computer Science
  • College of Health and Human Services
  • College of Visual and Performing Arts
  • Division of Continuing Studies
  • Division of Labor Studies
  • Division of Organizational Leadership and Supervision
  • Division of Public and Environmental Affairs
  • School of Business and Management Sciences
  • School of Education
IPFW's sports teams are nicknamed the Mastodons. Their athletes compete as a NCAA Division I school in the Summit League and the Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association.

Profile of Indiana University Purdue University Fort Wayne

The main campus of IPFW is in Fort Wayne, IN (a medium-sized city). The school is a public school. IPFW offers degrees up to the Master's degree.

Course Topics

The school students most commonly major in a field related to engineering technician and science and laboratory technician.

IPFW Selectivity

IPFW does not accept everyone who applies. In 2007, SAT verbal scores of half of students were 420 to 530. Three-fourths of students accepted in 2007 had SAT math scores of 430 or more.


IPFW offers tenure to reward and retain some professors.

Student Enrolment

In 2007, the school had 11, 943 enrolled students.

Student Life

Many students are part-timers. Student athletes at the school belong to the Mid-Continent Conference for major sports.

IPFW Programs and Degrees
General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors
Liberal Arts354general studies, English, political science, liberal arts and humanities, anthropology, history, sociology, Spanish language, . . .
Business and Management318business, operations management, labor relations
Education and Teaching222elementary school teaching, secondary teaching, educational administration, school Counselling, kindergarten/preschool teaching, music teaching, social studies teaching
Nursing and Emergency Medicine143registered nursing
Engineering Technician124electronics tech, mechanical engineering related tech, architectural drafting, industrial tech, civil engineering tech, architectural engineering tech, computer engineering tech, quality control tech
Medical Support and Technology115dental hygienist, dental assistant, dental lab tech, audiology and speech pathology, radiation therapist, mental health services tech
Computer Science and Engineering70data processing tech, computer and info science, computer engineering
Science60biology, chemistry, physics, geology, physical sciences
Therapy and Counselling57psychology, music therapy
Security and Law Enforcement51criminal justice and safety
Media35communication studies, communication and journalism
Fine Arts32fine arts
Family and Social Work29public administration
Science and Laboratory Technician25chemical tech
Engineering22electrical engineering, mechanical engineering
Photography and Commercial Art12commercial art
Architecture and Planning9interior architecture
Hospitality8hotel management
Art Studies6art studies
Music4music performance
Drama and Performing Arts4drama
Religion and Philosophy3philosophy

Contact: IPFW

Indiana University Purdue University Fort Wayne

2101 E Coliseum Blvd

Fort Wayne, IN 46805-1499

General Phone: (260) 481-6100


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