College of Health & Human Sciences CODO requirements

Only credits from Purdue University will count towards CODO.

CODO requirements listed are for the 2017 catalog term; students following prior catalog terms should check with the department for prior CODO requirements.

Major/Program Financial Counseling and Planning (FCPL)
General Requirements Minimum Semesters: 1 Minimum Credits: 12 Minimum GPA: 2.0
Course Requirements CSR 10300 or CSR 34200 with a grade of C or better
Other Requirements Students on academic probation will not be accepted.
For additional information, visit the HHS CODO website.


Major/Program Retail Management (REMG)
General Requirements Minimum Semesters: 1 Minimum Credits: 12 Minimum GPA: 2.0
Course Requirements CSR 20900 with a grade of C or better
Other Requirements Students on academic probation will not be accepted.
For additional information, visit the HHS CODO website.


Major/Program Selling and Sales Management (SELL)
General Requirements Minimum Semesters: 1 Minimum Credits: 12 Minimum GPA: 2.0
Course Requirements AGEC 33100 with a grade of C or better
Other Requirements Students on academic probation will not be accepted.
For additional information, visit the HHS CODO website.
Major/Program Applied Exercise and Health (APEX)
General Requirements Minimum Semesters: 1 Minimum Credits: 12 Minimum GPA: 2.25
Course Requirements n/a
Other Requirements
  • Only available to students who began at Purdue-WL prior to Fall 2017.
  • Students on academic probation will not be accepted.
For additional information, visit the HHS CODO website.


Major/Program Pre-Athletic Training (ATHP)
General Requirements Minimum Semesters: 1 Minimum Credits: 12 Minimum GPA: 2.25
Course Requirements n/a
Other Requirements
  • Students who wish to major in Athletic Training must first CODO into Pre-Athletic training and then complete two semesters of HK 10100 (fall-spring sequence) to be eligible for the formal application process for the Athletic Training program during the spring semester.
  • Additional required courses may be taken before or after the CODO into Pre-Athletic Training in order to apply for the Athletic Training program: BIOL 20300, BIOL 20400, ENGL 10600, HK 13500, HK 20800, MA 15800, and PSY 12000.
  • A minimum GPA of 2.75 is required in these courses, except HK 13500, plus HK 10100 (2 semesters), for application to the Athletic Training Major.
  • Students on academic probation will not be accepted.
For additional information, visit the HHS CODO website.


Major/Program Kinesiology (KINE)
Public Health (PUBH)
General Requirements Minimum Semesters: 1 Minimum Credits: 12 Minimum GPA: 2.5
Course Requirements n/a
Other Requirements Students on academic probation will not be accepted.
For additional information, visit the HHS CODO website.


Major/Program Movement and Sport Sciences (MVMT)
General Requirements Minimum Semesters: 1 Minimum Credits: 12 Minimum GPA: 2.5
Course Requirements n/a
Other Requirements
  • Only available to students who began at Purdue-WL prior to Fall 2017.
  • Students on academic probation will not be accepted.
For additional information, visit the HHS CODO website.
Major/Program Environmental Health Science (ENHS)
Occupational Health Sciences (OCCH)
Radiological Health Sciences (RADH)
General Requirements Minimum Semesters: 1 Minimum Credits: 12 Minimum GPA: 2.5
Course Requirements Completion of two of the required science or math (CHM, BIOL, PHYS, or MA) courses on the plan of study with a minimum grade of C in each course.
Other Requirements Students on academic probation will not be accepted.
For additional information, visit the HHS CODO website.


Major/Program Health Sciences Pre-Professional (HSPP)
General Requirements Minimum Semesters: 1 Minimum Credits: 12 Minimum GPA: 3.0
Course Requirements Completion of two of the required science or math (CHM, BIOL, PHYS, or MA) courses on the plan of study with a minimum grade of C in each course.
Other Requirements Students on academic probation will not be accepted.
For additional information, visit the HHS CODO website.


Major/Program Medical Laboratory Sciences (MLAB)
General Requirements Minimum Semesters: 1 Minimum Credits: 12 Minimum GPA: 2.75
Course Requirements Completion of two of the required science or math (CHM, BIOL, PHYS, or MA) courses on the plan of study with a minimum grade of C in each course.
Other Requirements Students on academic probation will not be accepted.
For additional information, visit the HHS CODO website.
Major/Program Hospitality and Tourism Management (HTMT)
General Requirements Minimum Semesters: 1 Minimum Credits: 12 Minimum GPA: 2.5
Course Requirements n/a
Other Requirements
  • Students with a cumulative GPA between 2.0-2.49 will be evaluated after a holistic review at the end of the semester and accepted on a space available basis.
  • Students on academic probation will not be accepted.
For additional information, visit the HHS CODO website.
Major/Program Developmental and Family Sciences (DVFS)
Human Services (XHSB)
General Requirements Minimum Semesters: 1 Minimum Credits: 12 Minimum GPA: 2.5
Course Requirements n/a
Other Requirements
  • Students can also be accepted with a 2.3 cumulative GPA plus a 2.8 GPA in HDFS 20100 and HDFS 21000.
  • Students on academic probation will not be accepted.
For additional information, visit the HHS CODO website.


Major/Program Early Childhood Education and Exceptional Needs (ECED)
Family and Consumer Sciences Education (FCSE)
General Requirements Minimum Semesters: 1 Minimum Credits: 12 Minimum GPA: 2.8
Course Requirements n/a
Other Requirements Students on academic probation will not be accepted.
For additional information, visit the HHS CODO website.
Major/Program Nursing (NRS)
General Requirements Minimum Semesters: 1 Minimum Credits: 12 Minimum GPA: 3.0
Course Requirements Six credits of biology and/or chemistry courses with labs with a GPA of 3.0 or better.
Other Requirements
  • Students are accepted on a SPACE AVAILABLE BASIS.
  • Students are required to complete a CODO application prior to submitting their request. Application is provided at CODO meeting or available in JNSN 109.
  • Applications may be submitted at any time but are reviewed in May only for admission the following academic year.
  • Students are strongly encouraged to attend a CODO meeting to learn about the application process and the courses needed to stay on track for four-year graduation in the nursing curriculum.
  • Students on academic probation will not be accepted.
For additional information, visit the HHS CODO website.
Major/Program Nutrition and Dietetics (DPND)
General Requirements Minimum Semesters: 1 Minimum Credits: 12 Minimum GPA: 3.0
Course Requirements Students must earn at least a C or better in one of the following: CHM 10900, CHM 11100, CHM 11500, CHM 12901, BIOL 11000, BIOL 12100, BIOL 20300, or BIOL 30100.
Other Requirements Students on academic probation will not be accepted.
For additional information, visit the HHS CODO website.


Major/Program Nutrition and Dietetics/Nutrition, Fitness, and Health (DNFH)
General Requirements Minimum Semesters: 1 Minimum Credits: 12 Minimum GPA: 3.0
Course Requirements Students must earn at least a C or better in one of the following: CHM 10900, CHM 11100, CHM 11500, CHM 12901, BIOL 11000, BIOL 12100, BIOL 20300, or BIOL 30100.
Other Requirements
  • Students are accepted on a SPACE AVAILABLE BASIS.
  • Students on academic probation will not be accepted.
For additional information, visit the HHS CODO website.


Major/Program Foods and Nutrition in Business (FNBS)
General Requirements Minimum Semesters: 1 Minimum Credits: 12 Minimum GPA: 2.5
Course Requirements Students must earn at least a C or better in one of the following: CHM 10900, CHM 11100, CHM 11500, CHM 12901, BIOL 11000, BIOL 12100, BIOL 20300, or BIOL 30100.
Other Requirements Students on academic probation will not be accepted.
For additional information, visit the HHS CODO website.


Major/Program Nutrition, Fitness, and Health (NFHL)
General Requirements Minimum Semesters: 1 Minimum Credits: 12 Minimum GPA: 2.5
Course Requirements Students must earn at least a C or better in one of the following: CHM 10900, CHM 11100, CHM 11500, CHM 12901, BIOL 11000, BIOL 12100, BIOL 20300, or BIOL 30100.
Other Requirements
  • Students are accepted on a SPACE AVAILABLE BASIS.
  • Students on academic probation will not be accepted.
For additional information, visit the HHS CODO website.


Major/Program Nutrition Science (NUSC)
General Requirements Minimum Semesters: 1 Minimum Credits: 12 Minimum GPA: 3.0
Course Requirements Students must earn at least a C or better in one of the following: CHM 10900, CHM 11500, CHM 12901, BIOL 11000, BIOL 12100, or BIOL 30100.
Other Requirements Students on academic probation will not be accepted.
For additional information, visit the HHS CODO website.
Major/Program Brain and Behavioral Sciences (BBS)
Psychological Sciences (PSYS)
General Requirements Minimum Semesters: 1 Minimum Credits: 12 Minimum GPA: 2.25
Course Requirements n/a
Other Requirements Students on academic probation will not be accepted.
For additional information, visit the HHS CODO website.
Major/Program Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences (SLHU)
General Requirements Minimum Semesters: 1 Minimum Credits: 12 Minimum GPA: 2.5
Course Requirements
  • SLHS 115 with a grade of C- or better
  • Completion of two courses from the SLHS Math and Sciences Requirements list (see below) with a grade of at least C- in each course:
    • BIOL: Any course other than BIOL 146, 147, 205, or 206
    • CHM: Any course other than CHM 200
    • PHYS: Any course other than PHYS 215
    • MA 153 or higher
    • STAT: SOC 382 or any STAT course at the 300 level or higher
Other Requirements Students on academic probation will not be accepted.
For additional information, visit the HHS CODO website.

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