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2019-2020 University Catalog 
2019-2020 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Computer and Information Technology Supplemental Information

All Pre-requisites must be met

3 Accounting Selective

4 Economics Selective

10 Humanities Foundational Selective

Three credits required from following list:

See http://www.purdue.edu/provost/initiatives/curriculum/course.html

Human Cultures: Humanities (HUM)

11 Behavioral/Social Sciences Foundational Selective

Three credits required from following list:

See http://www.purdue.edu/provost/initiatives/curriculum/course.html

 Human Cultures: Behavioral/Social Sciences (BSS)

12 Information Technology Selectives (15 credits)

  • 15 Credits Required

  • Any non-required CNIT 30000 level or higher courses, or

  • CGT 30000 level or higher courses, or
  • EPCS (3 credits) approved by CIT faculty

At least nine credits must be CNIT courses.

13 Science Selective

See approved list at: http://www.purdue.edu/provost/initiatives/curriculum/course.html 


14 Lab Science Selective

(must take at least 3 credits of Science Selective with a Lab Component)

See http://www.purdue.edu/provost/initiatives/curriculum/course.html (Science (SCI)). Verify the course has a lab component in myPurdue Schedule of Classes.

The following courses are typically offered with a lab component:

15 Interdisciplinary Selectives

Interdisciplinary Selectives (15 credits)

Any University recognized non-computing minor with at least 15 credits or a department approved set of related courses in which Information Technology can be applied.

see http://www.admissions.purdue.edu/majors/minors.php

16 Elective

Any non-remedial course:  see https://polytechnic.purdue.edu/sites/default/files/files/NoCreditCourses.pdf

17 Professional IT Experience Requirement

(Complete one of the following options)

  • Professional IT internship (six week minimum duration)
  • 240 hours of IT employment
  • 240 hours of documented volunteer IT work

*A  three page reflection paper on what you learned from your experience is required for all options - submit to CIT-Prof-IT@purdue.edu

18 Globalization Requirement

Click here for Globalization Requirement CIT .