Minimum Grade and Grade Point Average (GPA): Minimum grade of C- required for all prescribed courses; Minimum GPA of 2.0 required for graduation
Experiential Learning (EL): One EL course required. EL courses are noted by (e) next to the course title.
General Education Core: General Education notations can be found within the course description. Please click on a course to see if it meets a Gen Ed requirement.
Milestone Courses noted by (m) next to the course title have been identified as being critical to your success in this field of study.
Courses that are only offered on one campus will be noted by an (H) for Hammond, or (W) for Westville.
Please see the Additional Information and Guidelines section below for more information.
Additional Information and Guidelines
*courses are recommended for building trade students coming into the program.
Note 1: Lab Science Elective - any science course with a lab within the official Purdue University Northwest course catalog or an equivalent course taken at other high educational institution.
Note 2: Free Elective - any course listed within the official Purdue University Northwest course catalog or approved by the Purdue Northwest Faculty Senate that is not a required course in this plan of study. This also include transfer credits approved by full-time OLS faculty.
Note 3: General Education Elective - any course listed within the official Purdue University Northwest course general education catalog or approved by the Purdue Northwest Faculty Senate that is not a required course in this plan of study.
Note 4: Communication Selective - any course in Communication (COM) pre-approved by full-time OLS faculty. See the program advisor for a list of pre-approved communication selective courses.
Note 5: Professional Selective - A concentration of job-related courses from the same subject area.
Note 6: Technical Elective - Any course from a College of Technology program and approved by the OLS Program Academic Advisor.