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2018-2019 University Catalog 
2018-2019 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Russian Minor

Requirements for the Minor (15 credits)

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

A. Required Russian Language (6 credits)

C. Russian Electives (6 credits)

  • RUSS 30000-59999 (except courses RUSS 33000-33900, RUSS 43000-43900, RUSS 49000 or RUSS 53000-53900)


  • 50% of credits for CLA minors must come from Purdue University.
  • Courses with a grade lower than “C” may not be used in the minor, and students must have a minimum GPA of 2.67/4.0 in the minor overall in order to graduate with a Russian minor.  The P/NP option is not available for this requirement.


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