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Online Academic Calendars

Purdue University offers over 200 specialized online academic programs and courses. Each of these follows a specialized calendar so as to offer you the most timely, convenient and flexible education possible. Two main calendars exist here at Purdue: the Academic Calendar, and the Online Alternative Calendar.

The Online Alternative Calendar offers three 16-week terms every year with coursework occurring in two 8-week sessions during each term. The Drop Add Refund calendar reflects the course offering types for the programs on the Online Alternative Calendar. 

 

Program Name
ANSC 22100: Principles of Animal Nutrition
Associate of Applied Science in Veterinary Nursing
Doctor of Philosophy in Educational Studies with a concentration Higher Education (Hybrid)
Doctor of Philosophy in Educational Studies with a concentration in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies (Hybrid)
Doctor of Technology
Dual Interdisciplinary Master of Science in Engineering and Master of Business Administration with Indiana University
Education Specialist with a concentration in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies
Graduate Certificate in Agricultural Sciences Education and Communication
Graduate Certficiate in Applied Statistics
Graduate Certificate in Applied Behavior Analysis
Graduate Certificate in Applied Data Analytics in Technology 
Graduate Certificate in Applied Heat Transfer 
Graduate Certificate in Aviation Safety Management
Graduate Certificate in Biotechnology Quality and Regulatory Compliance
Graduate Certificate in Digital Signal Processing 
Graduate Certificate in Dual Language Bilingual Education
Graduate Certificate in Executive Construction Management
Graduate Certificate in Gifted, Creative and Talented 
Graduate Certificate in Hypersonics
Graduate Certificate in Information Technology - Business Analysis  
Graduate Certificate in Managing Information Technology Projects  
Graduate Certificate in Noise Control 
Graduate Certificate in Regulatory Affairs for Medical Devices
Graduate Certificate in Systems
Graduate Certificate in Teaching and Learning in Engineering 
Graduate Certificate in Teaching English Language Learners
Leadership Development Program
Master of Business Administration - Executive EMBA (Hyrid)
Master of Business Administration - Weekend (Hybrid)
Master of Science and Master of Business Administration in Food and Agribusiness Management
Master of Science in Aeronautics and Astronautics
Master of Science in Agricultural and Biological Engineering, concentration Biotechnology Innovation and Regulatory Science
Master of Science in Agriculture, concentration in International Agribusiness
Master of Science in Aviation and Aerospace Management
Master of Science in Biomedical Engineering
Master of Science in Civil Engineering 
Master of Science in Computer Information Technology with a concentration in Business Analysis in IT
Master of Science in Computer Information Technology with a concentration in IT Project Management
Master of Science in Computer Science with a concentration in Information Security for Computing Professionals
Master of Science in Construction Management
Master of Science in Educational Studies with a concentration in Applied Behavior Analysis
Master of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Master of Science in Engineering Education
Master of Science in Engineering in Microelectronics and Semiconductors
Master of Science in Industrial Engineering
Master of Science in Interdisciplinary Engineering concentration in Aeronautics and Astronautics Engineering
Master of Science in Interdisciplinary Engineering concentration in Biomedical Engineering
Master of Science in Interdisciplinary Engineering concentration in Computational Engineering
Master of Science in Interdisciplinary Engineering concentration in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Master of Science in Interdisciplinary Engineering concentration in Engineering Management and Leadership
Master of Science in Interdisciplinary Engineering concentration in Industrial Engineering
Master of Science in Interdisciplinary Engineering concentration in Integrated Vehicle Systems Engineering
Master of Science in Interdisciplinary Engineering concentration in Materials Engineering
Master of Science in Interdisciplinary Engineering concentration in Mechanical Engineering
Master of Science in Interdisciplinary Engineering concentration in Nuclear Engineering 
Master of Science in Interdisciplinary Engineering concentration in Quality Engineering
Master of Science in Interdisciplinary Engineering concentration in Systems Engineering
Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering
Master of Science in Nuclear Engineering
Master of Science in Statistics in Data Science in Finance
Master of Science in Technology 
Master of Science in Technology Leadership and Innovation
Non-Degree Seeking Individual  Courses
Teacher License in English Language Learning
Teacher License in Educational Studies in Building Level Administrator
Teacher License in High Ability
Program Name
Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics
Graduate Certificate in Business and Economics Data Analytics
Graduate Certificate in Business Essentials
Graduate Certificate in Communication Leadership
Graduate Certificate in Financial Economics
Graduate Certificate in Fundamentals of Human Resources
Graduate Certificate in Global Supply Chain Management
Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Leadership
Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Operations
Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Quality Improvement
Graduate Certificate in Innovation and Tech Commercialization
Graduate Certificate in Integrated STEM Education
Graduate Certificate in Leadership, Change Management and Negotiations
Graduate Certificate in Medical and Healthcare Writing
Graduate Certificate in Public Economics and Policy
Graduate Certificate in Spatial Data Science 
Graduate Certificate in Strategic Communication Management
Master of Business Administration
Master of Health Administration
Master of Public Health
Master of Science in Business Analytics
Master of Science in Communication
Master of Science in Communication with a concentration in Communication and Leadership
Master of Science in Communication with a concentration in Health Communication
Master of Science in Communication with a concentration in Integrated Communication and Advertising
Master of Science in Communication with a concentration in Strategic Communication/Public Relations
Master of Science in Economics
Master of Science in Education in Curriculum and Instruction with a concentration in Educational Technology
Master of Science in Education in Curriculum and Instruction with a concentration in English Language Learning
Master of Science in Education in Curriculum and Instruction with a concentration in Gifted, Creative and Talented
Master of Science in Education in Curriculum and Instruction with a concentration in Learning Design and Technology
Master of Science in Education in Curriculum and Instruction with a concentration in Mathematics Education
Master of Science in Education in Curriculum and Instruction with a concentration in STEM Education
Master of Science in Education in Educational Studies with a concentration in Special Education
Master of Science in Engineering Technology
Master of Science in Global Supply Chain Management
Master of Science in Graduate Studies in Secondary STEM Education with Initial License
Master of Science in Graduate Studies with a major in Corporate Training and Communication
Master of Science in Hospitality and Tourism Management
Master of Science in Human Resource Management
Teacher License in Special Education
Teacher License in Transition to Teaching

 

2022-2023 Online Alternative Calendar

Term

Classes Begin

Classes End

Fall I

August 22, 2022

October 16, 2022

Fall II

October 17, 2022

December 11, 2022

Spring I

January 9, 2023

March 5, 2023

Spring II 

March 6, 2023

April 30, 2023

Summer I

May 1, 2023

June 25, 2023

Summer II

June 26, 2023

August 20, 2023

 

2023-2024 Online Alternative Calendar

Term

Classes Begin

Classes End

Fall I

August 21, 2023

October 15, 2023

Fall II

October 16, 2023

December 10, 2023

Spring I

January 8, 2024

March 3, 2024

Spring II 

March 4, 2024

April 28, 2024

Summer I 

April 29, 2024

June 23, 2024

Summer II 

June 24, 2024

August 18, 2024

 

2024-2025 Online Alternative Calendar

Term

Classes Begin

 Classes End

Fall I 

August 19, 2024

October 13, 2024

Fall II 

October 14, 2024

December 8, 2024

Spring I

January 13, 2025

March 9, 2025

Spring II

March 10, 2025

May 4, 2025

Summer I

May 5, 2025

June 29, 2025

Summer II

June 30, 2025

August 24, 2025