Jan 29, 2023  
2016-2017 University Catalog 
2016-2017 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Manufacturing Minor

A minor in Manufacturing is available to students in the College of Engineering and School of Technology. A Manufacturing Minor will be granted on the completion of the following 18cr hrs.

The core requirements (9crs) are

with a grade of “C” or better in each course*.

And one of the following two courses

with a grade of “C” or better in each course*.

And any 9-credit hours of the following approved elective requirements*


* Provided the 18cr hrs are successfully completed with a grade of  “C” or better in all of the courses, then a Manufacturing Minor will be awarded.  A grade of “C-” in any of the minor courses is not adequate to fulfill the minor.

Generally, all of the above prescribed minor courses must be taken at the Purdue West Lafayette campus to be eligible for the Manufacturing Minor.  The only exceptions to this rule are as follows:

  1. One equivalent transfer course from another university can be used if it is a core course and comes from an ABET-accredited program, OR
  2. One equivalent Purdue substitution may be used if it is deemed equivalent to the prescribed minor course and acceptable by the home School of the student.

No more than one substitution from either of the above two categories is acceptable to be eligible for the Manufacturing Minor.