The Numbers and More, 1910-11
Number Students and Graduates
256 Undergraduate Students, Fall Semester
40 Graduates, Bachelor of Science in Agriculture
169 Winter Courses in Agriculture Participants
Number Faculty, Courses and Academic Majors
4 Academic Departments
19 Faculty Members
52 Courses Offered to Undergraduates
6 Academic Specializations (Majors)
Dollars Academic Year Fees, Undergraduate (Excludes special fees, includes tuition paid only by nonresidents)
$36 Indiana Residents ($955 in 2018 dollars, inflation-adjusted)
$61 Nonresident, U.S. Citizen ($1,618 in 2018 dollars, inflation-adjusted)
Purdue Agriculture, 1910-11
- Four of the eleven starters on the Purdue varsity football team were Agriculture students.
- “The Student Agricultural Society affords an opportunity for Freshman and Senior to come together each week and mingle on a common level. And it also offers training in presenting subjects intelligently before an audience.” — The Purdue Agriculturist, student magazine, December, 1910 edition
- The first Indianapolis 500 race was run on May 30, 1911.
- The Boy Scouts of America was founded in 1910.