May 30, 2024  
2020-2021 University Catalog 
2020-2021 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Portuguese Minor

Requirements for the Minor (15 credits)

Before undertaking this minor, the student must establish proficiency equivalent to Portuguese Level IV. Proficiency may be established by taking and passing PTGS 20200 , or by other evidence acceptable to the Department.


  • Only three hours may be transferred into the Portuguese minor from another institution and those three hours may be only in PTGS 30100 -PTGS 30200 .The nine hours of electives must be taken at Purdue University - West Lafayette.
  • Portuguese minors must earn an overall GPA of 2.67 or better in courses on the minor.
  • 80% of credits for this CLA minor must come from Purdue University.
  • The P/NP option is not available to compete this requirement.
  • Students May Not Receive Credit for the Minor by Departmental Credit or by Exam.


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