Polytechnic Institute 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 Aeronautical Engineering Technology
Aerospace Financial Analysis
Airline Management and Operations
Airport Management and Operations
Aviation Management
Unmanned Aerial Systems
General Requirements Minimum Semesters: n/a Minimum Credits: n/a Minimum GPA: 2.5
Course Requirements n/a
Other Requirements
  • Though CODO to FYE is space limited, CODO admission is guaranteed for students completing required courses with a CODO GPA of 3.20 or higher.
  • Students must be in good academic standing (not on probation) to be considered.
For more information, visit the Polytechnic CODO website.


Major/Program Professional Flight Technology
General Requirements Minimum Semesters: n/a Minimum Credits: n/a Minimum GPA: 2.5
Course Requirements n/a
Other Requirements
  • Students must be in good academic standing (not on probation) to be considered.
  • Students will be accepted on a SPACE AVAILABLE BASIS after a holistic review.
  • Students must be in good academic standing (not on probation) to be considered.
For more information, visit the Polytechnic CODO website.
Major/Program Computer & Information Technology (CNIT)
Cybersecurity (CSEC)
Network Engineering Technology (NENT)
Systems Analysis and Design (SAAD)
General Requirements Minimum Semesters: n/a Minimum Credits: n/a Minimum GPA: 3.0
Course Requirements

Students must complete each of the following courses with a grade of C- or higher.

  • CNIT 18000 or CNIT 17600
  • ENGL 10600, COM 11400, GS 10000/ENGL 11000 or equivalent courses
  • MA 16010 or equivalent
Other Requirements
  • Students with at least a 3.0 cumulative GPA will be accepted on a SPACE AVAILABLE BASIS after a holistic review.
  • Students with a 3.25 cumulative GPA and a C- or higher in required courses will be accepted automatically.
  • Students must be in good academic standing (not on academic probation).
  • Students must complete an online tutorial and quiz prior to CODOing or seeing a CNIT advisor.
For more information, including a link to the online tutorial, visit the CIT CODO website.
Major/Program Animation (ANIM)
Building Information Modeling (BINM)
Data Visualization (DTVS)
Effects Technical Direction (ETDR)
Visual Effects Compositing (VECO)
Virtual Product Integration (VIPI)
Web Programming and Design (WEPD)
General Requirements Minimum Semesters: n/a Minimum Credits: n/a Minimum GPA: 2.0
Course Requirements n/a
Other Requirements Student must be in good academic standing (not on academic probation).
For more information, visit the Polytechnic CODO website.


Major/Program Game Development & Design (GASD)
General Requirements Minimum Semesters: n/a Minimum Credits: n/a Minimum GPA: 3.0
Course Requirements

C- or higher in the following courses:

  • CGT 24100
  • CGT 21500, CS 15800, CS 15900 or CS 18000
Other Requirements

Students accepted on a SPACE AVAILABLE BASIS after a holistic review.
Review Procedure:

  • All CODO applications received throughout the year will be held for faculty review, which takes place annually on August 1st.
  • Members of the Game Development & Design faculty will arrange a mandatory meeting with each student during the month of September, which will contribute to the decision to accept or deny the CODO request.
  • A decision to accept or deny the student’s CODO request into the major will be made by October 1st. This decision will be based on the student’s academic standing, the information the student shares with the faculty during the mandatory meeting, and capacity in the major.
  • If a student’s CODO request is accepted, they will matriculate into the major and register for the Game Development & Design course sequence beginning the following January.
For more information, visit the Polytechnic CODO website.


Major/Program UX Design (UXDS)
General Requirements Minimum Semesters: n/a Minimum Credits: n/a Minimum GPA: 3.0
Course Requirements n/a
Other Requirements

Students accepted on a SPACE AVAILABLE BASIS after a holistic review.

  • All CODO applications received throughout the year will be held for faculty review, which takes place annually on August 1st.
  • Members of the UX Design faculty will arrange a mandatory meeting with each student during the month of September, which will contribute to the decision to accept or deny the CODO request.
  • A decision to accept or deny the student’s CODO request into the major will be made by October 1st. This decision will be based on the student’s academic standing, the information the student shares with the faculty during the mandatory meeting, and capacity in the major.
  • If a student’s CODO request is accepted, they will matriculate into the major and register for the UX Design course sequence beginning the following January.
For more information, visit the Polytechnic CODO website.
Major/Program Construction Management (CM)
Design & Construction Integration (DCI)
General Requirements Minimum Semesters: n/a Minimum Credits: n/a Minimum GPA: 2.0
Course Requirements n/a
Other Requirements Student must be in good academic standing (not on academic probation).
For more information, visit the Polytechnic CODO website.
Major/Program Audio Engineering Technology (AUET)
Electrical Engineering Technology (EETC)
General Requirements Minimum Semesters: n/a Minimum Credits: n/a Minimum GPA: n/a
Course Requirements n/a
Other Requirements n/a
For more information, visit the Polytechnic CODO website.


Major/Program Automation and Systems Integration Engineering Technology (ASET)
Mechanical Engineering Technology (METC)
Mechatronics Engineering Technology (MHET)
Robotics Engineering Technology (ROET)
General Requirements Minimum Semesters: n/a Minimum Credits: n/a Minimum GPA: 2.5
Course Requirements n/a
Other Requirements
  • Student must be in good academic standing (not on academic probation)
  • Students are strongly encouraged to meet with an SOET academic advisor to discuss courses and how their courses would count in the program
For more information, visit the Polytechnic CODO website.
Major/Program Organizational Leadership (OLSV)
General Requirements Minimum Semesters: 1 Minimum Credits: 12 Minimum GPA: 2.0
Course Requirements n/a
Other Requirements Student must be in good academic standing (not on academic probation).
For more information, visit the Polytechnic CODO website.


Major/Program Engineering-Technology Teacher Education (TCED)
Human Resource Development (HRD)
Industrial Engineering Technology (TIET)
Supply Chain Management Technology (TSCM)
General Requirements Minimum Semesters: 1 Minimum Credits: 12 Minimum GPA: 2.5
Course Requirements n/a
Other Requirements Student must be in good academic standing (not on academic probation).
For more information, visit the Polytechnic CODO website.
Major/Program Transdisciplinary Studies in Technology
General Requirements Minimum Semesters: n/a Minimum Credits: n/a Minimum GPA: n/a
Course Requirements
  • Students are required to enroll in the ePortfolio I course (PTEC 20700)
  • Assessment of the student’s portfolio will determine placement in the Transdisciplinary Studies required course sequence.
Other Requirements
  • Students are accepted on a SPACE AVAILABLE BASIS.
  • The Transdisciplinary Studies program is competency-based. Before attempting to CODO, students should contact the Transdisciplinary Studies academic advisor about how courses would count in the program.
For more information, visit the Polytechnic CODO website.

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