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2021-2022 University Catalog 
2021-2022 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Computer Science Major Change (CODO) Requirements

Major Change (CODO) Requirements

Students will need to meet the criteria below to be eligible for this major. A student’s catalog term, typically the semester you started at Purdue, will be used to determine the Major Change criteria that applies to you. Students can find their catalog term at the top of their MyPurduePlan below the degree progress bar.

This major change information below is for the catalog term you are currently viewing; see the University Undergraduate Academic Advising Major Change (CODO) website for prior catalog term criteria and FAQs.


General Requirements

  • Minimum Semesters:  1
  • Minimum Credits:  12
  • Minimum GPA:  2.75

Other Requirements

  • Students are accepted for FALL, SPRING, and SUMMER
  • Students are admitted on a SPACE AVAILABLE BASIS ONLY. Space is extremely limited.
  • Students must be in good academic standing (not on academic probation).
  • Priority is given to eligible students with the strongest grades in CS 18000, Calculus and overall GPA.
  • All CS and Math courses considered for CODO must be taken for a letter grade on a Purdue campus.
  • For CODO purposes, only the first or second attempt of a required CS and Math course will be considered. Course withdrawals are included in this requirement.

Advising Office Location

Computer Science (LWSN 1123 and MATH 231)

Advising Next Steps

Meet with a Computer Science Advisor during Non Major Walk-in Hours or email csug@purdue.edu with your full name, PUID, and questions if unable to attend the listed nonmajor walk-in times.