Minors

Minors Available from the College of Science

Minor (Click for Plan of Study) Code Credits
Astronomy (Matriculation before Fall 2011) ASTR
Astronomy (Matriculation Fall 2011 or later) ASTR
Biology BIOS
Chemistry CHEM
Computer Science (Effective Spring 2002 - Fall 2006) 730
Earth, Atmospheric & Planetary Science EAS 17
International Studies (Concentration) INTS
International Studies (Minor) INTS
Mathematics MATH
Physics (Matriculation before Fall 2011) PHYS
Physics (Matriculation Fall 2011 or later) PHYS
Statistics STAT


Minors Available from the College of Agriculture

Minor (Click for Plan of Study) Code Advisor Departmental Permission Required? Credits
Agricultural Systems Management ASM

Dennis R. Buckmaster

765 496-9512

dbuckmas@purdue.edu

No 18
Animal Sciences ANSC

Mark A. Diekman

765 494-4829

mdiekman@purdue.edu

No 18
Crop Science CRPS

Lee E. Schweitzer

765 494-4789

lschweiter@purdue.edu

No 18
Entomology ENTM

J.J. Neal

765 494-4559

jneal@purdue.edu

No 17
Farm Management FARM

Jennifer Leeann Williams

765 494-0262

leewill@purdue.edu

No 18
Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences

W.L. Mills

765 494-3591

wmills@purdue.edu

No 16
Food and Agribusiness Management FDAG

Jennifer Leeann Williams

765 494-0262

leewill@purdue.edu

No 18
Food Science FDSC

Donna L. Keener

765 494-2766

dlkeener@purdue.edu

No 18
Forensic Sciences FRSC

Ralph E. Williams

765 494-4560

rew@purdue.edu

No 19
Furniture Design

W.L. Mills

765 494-3591

wmills@purdue.edu

No 18
Horticulture HORT

Michael N. Dana

765 494-5923

dana@purdue.edu

No 18
International Studies in Agriculture

Allan D. Goecker

765 494-8470

goecker@purdue.edu

Yes 15-31
Natural Resources and Environmental Science NREV

Paul Schwab

765 496-3602

pschwab@purdue.edu

No 15
Pet Food Processing

Donna L. Keener

765 494-2766

dlkeener@purdue.edu

Mark A. Diekman

765 494-4829

mdiekman@purdue.edu

No 21
Plant Biology PLBI

Tyson McFall

765 494-0352

tjmcfall@purdue.edu

No 15

Plant Pathology

PLTP

Tyson McFall

765 494-0352

tjmcfall@purdue.edu

No 19
Soil Science SOIL

Lee E. Schweitzer

765 494-4789

lschweiter@purdue.edu

No 18
Sustainable Environments

Paul Schwab

765 496-3602

pschwab@purdue.edu

No 15
Urban Forestry

W.L. Mills

765 494-3591

wmills@purdue.edu

No 15
Weed Science WDSC

Tyson McFall

765 494-0352

tjmcfall@purdue.edu

No 15
Wildlife Science WLFS

W.L. Mills

765 494-3591

wmills@purdue.edu

No 17
Wood Products Manufacturing Technology WPMT

W.L. Mills

765 494-3591

wmills@purdue.edu

No 18


Minors Available from the College of Liberal Arts

Minor (Click for Plan of Study) Code Requirements, Permission, Prerequisites Credits
Aerospace Studies AEST 14
African American Studies AFAS 15
American Studies AMST 15
Anthropology ANTR 15
Arabic ARAB Before undertaking this minor, the student must establish proficiency equivalent to Arabic Level IV. 15
Art and Design Studio ARTS 15
Art History AHST 15
Asian Studies ASIA Students must complete the 20200 level in Japanese or Chinese, either examination for credit or by taking the classes for credit, which can be applied to the Foreign Language core requirement in the School of Liberal Arts. 16
Asian American Studies ASAM 15
Chinese CHNS Before undertaking this minor, the student must establish proficiency equivalent to Chinese Level IV. 15
Classical Studies CLCL 15
Classical Studies (Literature and Culture Track) CLLC 15
Classical Studies (Material Culture / History Track) CLMH 15
Communication COMU 15
Creative Writing CRTV 12
Dance DANC 15
Electronic and Time-Based Art ETBA 15
English ENGL 15
Environmental Politics and Policy ENPP 12
Interdisciplinary Film/Video Studies Minor FILV 15
French FRNC Before undertaking this minor, the student must establish proficiency equivalent to French Level IV. 15
German GRMN Before undertaking this minor, the student must establish proficiency equivalent to German Level IV. 15
Global Studies GLLS Co-requisite: Complete the CLA Foreign Language core requirement 20200 (fourth level) 12
History HIST 12
Italian ITLM Before undertaking this minor, the student must establish proficiency equivalent to Italian Level IV. 15
Japanese JPNS Before undertaking this minor, the student must establish proficiency equivalent to Japanese Level IV. 15
Jewish Studies JWSH JWST 33000: Introduction to Jewish Studies (may be taken as HIST 30200 and POL 49300). 15
Latin American & Latino Studies LALS Before completion of this minor, the student MUST establish advanced oral and written proficiency in Spanish or Portuguese. 15
Law and Society LAWS For this minor, the student must establish credit in SOC 10000 and SOC 220000. He/she may include them as a part of the CLA core, or may take them as electives, or may establish credit by examination for SOC 100000. 12
Linguistics LING 15
Medieval and Renaissance Studies MEDR 15
Military Science and Leadership MILT 15
Music Theory and History MUSH 15
Naval Science NAVL 15
Peace Studies PEAC 15
Philosophy PHIL 15
Political Science POL 12
Portuguese PTGS Before undertaking this minor, the student must establish proficiency equivalent to Portuguese Level IV. 15
Religious Studies RELG 15
Russian RUSS Before undertaking this minor, the student must establish proficiency equivalent to Russian Level IV. 15
Sociology SOC 15
Spanish SPNS Before undertaking this minor, the student must establish proficiency equivalent to Spanish Level IV. 15
Spanish (Alternate Track for Already-Proficient) SPNF Before undertaking this minor, the student must establish a proficiency by an interview with the Spanish Chair and by showing appropriate school records. Appropriate oral and written exams may be administered. 12
Theatre THTH 15
Theatre Design and Production THDP 15
Women's Studies WOST 15


Minors Available from Health  and Human Sciences

Minor (Click for plan of study) Code Credits
Human Development and Family Studies HDFS 15
Foods and Nutrition FNN 15
HTM International Studies HTMI 21 and work or study abroad
Nutrition NUTR 15
Occupational Health Science OHS 18
Psychology PSY 15


Minors Available from the Krannert School of Management

Minor (Click for plan of study) Code Credits
Economics ECON 15
Management 33
Engineering for Industrial Management Majors


Minors Available from the College of Technology

Minor
Aircraft Electronics & Avionics Technology
Aircraft Reciprocating Engine Technology
Aircraft Turbine Engine Technology
Aviation Management
Bioltechnology
Composite Material Technology
Construction Management
End-User Computing
Manufacturing Graphics
Metallic Material Technology
Organizational Leadership and Supervision


Minors Available in Engineering

Minor (Click for Plan of Study) Code Departmental Permission Information Credits
Engineering for Industrial Management Majors (Krannert School of Management)
Aeronautics & Astronautics
Architectural Engineering AREG 18
Electrical and Computer Engineering ECE 17
Environmental and Ecological Engineering Students interested in the EEE minor should contact EEE and fill out the EEE minor request form. 17-18
Chemical Engineering "Various minor programs are available through Chemical Engineering. If you are interested in pursuing a minor, please see the advisor in the Undergraduate Office."
Global
Land Surveying LS
Materials Engineering MSE 18
Manufacturing 18
Mechanical Engineering MECH 22
Nuclear Engineering 12