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2016-2017 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Nuclear Engineering, BSNE


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About the Program

Baccalaureate Plan of Study

https://engineering.purdue.edu/NE/academics/undergraduate/pos

Minor Requirements

https://engineering.purdue.edu/NE/academics/undergraduate/pdfs/NE%20Minor.pdf

 

Degree Requirements and Supplemental Information

The full Program Requirements for 2016-17 Nuclear Engineering  include all Supplemental Information and selective lists of those categories which a student must fulfill in order to earn their degree. These are intended to be printer-friendly, but include less descriptive course detail.

Please see below for program requirements and the necessary degree fulfillments.

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131 Credits for Graduation
Students must have a graduation index of 2.0

Nuclear Engineering Major Courses (56 credits)


(https://engineering.purdue.edu/NE/Academics/Ugradman2010.pdf)

NE Technical Electives - (15 credits)


(https://engineering.purdue.edu/NE/Academics/Undergrad/tech_electives.html)

  • Technical Elective I - Credit Hours: 3.00
  • Technical Elective II - Credit Hours: 3.00
  • Technical Elective III - Credit Hours: 3.00
  • Technical Elective IV - Credit Hours: 3.00
  • Technical Elective V - Credit Hours: 3.00

Other Departmental/Program Course Requirements (48 credits)


Note


NOTE: COM 11400  is counted separately from the 15 credits of Gen Ed requirement. Therefore the Gen Ed requirement can be considered to be 12 + 3 credits = 15 when including COM 11400  

General Electives (12 credits)


(https://engineering.purdue.edu/NE/Academics/Ugradman2010.pdf) (9 in Social sciences and 9 In Humanities)

  • Lower level Humanities - Credit Hours: 3.00
  • Upper level Humanities - Credit Hours: 3.00
  • Lower level Social Sciences - Credit Hours: 3.00
  • Upper level Social Sciences - Credit Hours: 3.00

University Core Requirements


  • Human Cultures Humanities
  • Human Cultures Behavioral/Social Science
  • Information Literacy
  • Science #1
  • Science #2
  • Science, Technology, and Society
  • Written Communication
  • Oral Communication
  • Quantitative Reasoning
  • For a complete listing of course selectives, visit the Provost’s Website or click here .

Program Requirements


18 Credits


16 Credits


16 Credits


18 Credits


18 Credits


15 Credits


15 Credits


Spring 4th Year


15 Credits


Note


131 semester credits required for Bachelor of Engineering degree.
Students must have a graduation index of 2.0

Degree Requirement


The student is ultimately responsible for knowing and completing all degree requirements.

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Critical Course


The ♦ course is considered critical. A Critical Course is one that a student must be able to pass to persist and succeed in a particular major.

Foreign Language Courses


Foreign Language proficiency requirements vary by program.  For acceptable languages and proficiency levels, see your advisor:

American Sign Language, Arabic, Chinese, French, German, (ancient) Greek, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Latin, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish

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