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SUBJECT CAMPUS EFFECTIVITY
A S - Administrative Sciences   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - 12/16/1989  
A&AE - Aeronautics And Astronautics Engineering   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
A&D - Art And Design   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
AAS - African American Studies   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/12/2008 - Fall 2007 ***  
ABE - Agricultural & Biological Engineering   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/19/1997 - Fall 2007 ***  
ACTY - Activity   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   08/23/1993 - Fall 2007 ***  
AFR - African American Studies   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   08/19/2002 - 12/15/2007  
AFT - Aerospace Studies   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
AGEC - Agricultural Economics   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
AGED - Agricultural Education   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/13/1996 - 05/07/2005  
AGEN - Agricultural Engineering   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - 05/10/1997  
AGR - Agriculture   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
AGRY - Agronomy   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
AMST - American Studies   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   08/22/1994 - Fall 2007 ***  
ANSC - Animal Science   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
ANTH - Anthropology   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - 08/01/2008  
ANTH - Anthropology   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   08/25/2008 - Fall 2007 ***  
ARAB - Arabic   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   08/19/1991 - Fall 2007 ***  
ASL - American Sign Language   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   01/09/1995 - Fall 2007 ***  
ASM - Agricultural Systems Management   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/16/1994 - Fall 2007 ***  
ASTR - Astronomy   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   08/24/1987 - Fall 2007 ***  
AT - Aviation Technology   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
ATMS - Atmospheric Science   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - 05/05/2001  
AUS - Audiology & Speech Science   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - 05/07/2005  
AUSL - Audiology Speech Linguistics   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   08/22/1973 - 12/17/2005  
BAND - Bands   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
BC - Building Construction & Contracting   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - 05/10/1997  
BCHM - Biochemistry   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
BCM - Building Construction Management Technology   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/19/1997 - Fall 2007 ***  
BIOL - Biological Sciences   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
BME - Biomedical Engineering   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   01/10/2000 - Fall 2007 ***  
BMS - Basic Medical Sciences   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   08/19/1996 - Fall 2007 ***  
BNUC - Bionucleonics   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - 05/10/1986  
BTNY - Botany And Plant Pathology   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
C E - Civil Engineering   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
C S - Computer Sciences   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
C&IT - Computer And Information Technology   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/2006 - Fall 2007 ***  
CAND - Candidate   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   01/06/1978 - Fall 2007 ***  
CDFS - Child Development & Family Studies   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
CEM - Construction Engineering & Management   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/11/1992 - Fall 2007 ***  
CFS - Consumer & Family Sciences   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1977 - Fall 2007 ***  
CGT - Computer Graphics Technology   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/17/1999 - Fall 2007 ***  
CHE - Chemical Engineering   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
CHM - Chemistry   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
CHNS - Chinese   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   01/09/1989 - Fall 2007 ***  
CIC - CIC Traveling Scholar   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
CIMT - Computer Integrated Manufacturing Technology   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   08/22/1984 - 05/05/2007  
CLCS - Classics   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   08/22/1973 - Fall 2007 ***  
CLPH - Clinical Pharmacy   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
CMCI - CIC Common Market   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   01/10/2000 - Fall 2007 ***  
CME - Construction Engineering & Management   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   01/06/1981 - 08/03/1983  
CMPL - Comparative Literature   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/14/2007 - Fall 2007 ***  
CNE - Construction Engineering   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   08/24/1983 - 05/02/1992  
COM - Communication   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
CPB - Comparative Pathobiology   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/14/2007 - Fall 2007 ***  
CPT - Computer Technology   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - 05/06/2006  
CSR - Consumer Sciences & Retailing   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
DANC - Dance   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   08/24/1992 - Fall 2007 ***  
DLH - Double Lunch Period   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
DTCH - Dutch   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   08/22/1978 - Fall 2007 ***  
E E - Electrical Engineering   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - 05/04/2002  
E G - Engineering Graphics   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - 05/05/1984  
EAS - Earth & Atmospheric Sciences   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/14/2001 - Fall 2007 ***  
ECE - Electrical & Computer Engineering   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/13/2002 - Fall 2007 ***  
ECET - Electrical & Computer Engineering Technology   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   08/25/2003 - Fall 2007 ***  
ECON - Economics   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
ED - Education   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - 07/31/1992  
EDCI - Curriculum & Instruction   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   01/08/1990 - Fall 2007 ***  
EDFA - Foundations & Administration   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   01/08/1990 - 05/06/2006  
EDPS - Psycho- Educational Studies   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   01/08/1990 - Fall 2007 ***  
EDST - Educational Leadership And Cultural Foundations   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/2006 - Fall 2007 ***  
EEE - Environmental & Ecological Engineering   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   08/20/2007 - Fall 2007 ***  
EET - Electrical Engineering Technology   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - 08/08/2003  
ENE - Engineering Education   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   08/22/2005 - Fall 2007 ***  
ENGL - English   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
ENGR - First Year Engineering   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
ENTM - Entomology   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
ENTR - Entrepreneurship   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   08/22/2005 - Fall 2007 ***  
EPCS - Engineering Projects in Community Services   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   08/19/2002 - Fall 2007 ***  
F&N - Foods And Nutrition   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
FLL - Foreign Language & Literatures   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   08/22/1975 - Fall 2007 ***  
FNR - Forestry And Natural Resources   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/11/1992 - Fall 2007 ***  
FOR - Forestry & Natural Resources   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - 05/02/1992  
FR - French   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
FS - Food Science   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   01/06/1979 - Fall 2007 ***  
FVS - Film And Video Studies   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   08/20/2007 - Fall 2007 ***  
G S - General Studies   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
GEOS - Geosciences   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - 05/05/2001  
GER - German   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
GRAD - Graduate Studies   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
GREK - Greek   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   08/19/1991 - Fall 2007 ***  
H&S - Health And Safety   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - 12/18/2004  
HEBR - Hebrew   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   08/19/1991 - Fall 2007 ***  
HIST - History   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
HK - Health And Kinesiology   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   01/10/2005 - Fall 2007 ***  
HNGR - Hungarian   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
HONR - Honors   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   01/11/1999 - Fall 2007 ***  
HORT - Horticulture   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
HPER - Health Physical Education & Recreation   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - 12/18/2004  
HSCI - Health Sciences   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
HTM - Hospitality And Tourism Management   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/2000 - Fall 2007 ***  
I E - Industrial Engineering   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
ICA - Fresh & Out-Season ICA   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
IDE - Interdisciplinary Engineering   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
IDIS - Interdisciplinary Studies   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   08/26/1985 - Fall 2007 ***  
IED - Industrial Education   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - 12/16/1989  
IET - Industrial Engineering Technology   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1974 - Fall 2007 ***  
INTD - Interior Design   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   08/25/1986 - 12/19/1992  
IPPH - Industrial & Physical Pharmacy   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
IT - Industrial Technology   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1984 - Fall 2007 ***  
ITAL - Italian   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
JPNS - Japanese   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   01/09/1989 - Fall 2007 ***  
L A - Landscape Architecture   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   08/22/1974 - Fall 2007 ***  
L S - Land Surveying   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
LAC - Large Animal Clinics   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - 12/17/1988  
LATN - Latin   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   08/19/1991 - Fall 2007 ***  
LCME - Lafayette Center Medical Education   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   08/20/2001 - Fall 2007 ***  
LING - Linguistics   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   01/11/1999 - Fall 2007 ***  
M E - Mechanical Engineering   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
MA - Mathematics   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
MARS - Medieval And Renaissance Studies   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/12/2008 - Fall 2007 ***  
MCMP - Medical Chemistry & Molecular Pharmacy   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   08/19/1996 - Fall 2007 ***  
MDCH - Medical Chemistry & Pharmacognosy   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - 08/04/1996  
MET - Mechanical Engineering Technology   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
MFET - Manufacturing Engr Technology   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/14/2007 - Fall 2007 ***  
MGMT - Management   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
MILT - Military Science   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   08/22/1979 - Fall 2007 ***  
MSE - Materials Engineering   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
MSL - Military Science & Leadership   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   01/13/2003 - Fall 2007 ***  
MUS - Music History & Theory   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
N S - Naval Science   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
NRES - Natural Resource & Environmental Science   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   01/06/1979 - Fall 2007 ***  
NUCL - Nuclear Engineering   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
NUPH - Nuclear Pharmacy   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/19/1986 - Fall 2007 ***  
NUR - Nursing   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1974 - Fall 2007 ***  
OBHR - Organizational Behavior & Human Resources   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/19/1986 - Fall 2007 ***  
OLS - Organizational Leadership And Supervision   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/19/1997 - Fall 2007 ***  
ORGB - Organizational Behavior   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1981 - 08/06/1986  
PCOL - Pharmacology & Toxicology   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - 05/06/1981  
PCTX - Pharmacology & Toxicology   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1981 - 08/04/1996  
PE - Physical Education   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   08/22/1978 - 12/18/2004  
PEMN - Physical Education For Men   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - 06/15/1981  
PES - Physical Education Skills   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   01/06/1979 - Fall 2007 ***  
PEW - Physical Education For Women   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - 06/15/1981  
PHAD - Pharmacy Administration   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
PHIL - Philosophy   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
PHPR - Pharmacy Practice   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   01/09/1984 - Fall 2007 ***  
PHRM - Pharmacy   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   08/19/1996 - Fall 2007 ***  
PHYS - Physics   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
PLSH - Polish   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
PMO - Choruses   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
POL - Political Science   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
PPE - Professional Practice - Engineering   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   08/22/2005 - Fall 2007 ***  
PPT - Professional Practice - Technology   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   08/22/2005 - Fall 2007 ***  
PSY - Psychology   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
PTGS - Portuguese   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
RECR - Recreation Leadership   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
REG - Registrar File Maintenance   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/16/1994 - Fall 2007 ***  
REGR - Wrong Semester Entry   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/13/1996 - 08/08/2003  
REL - Religious Studies   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/14/2007 - Fall 2007 ***  
RHI - Restaurant Hotel & Institutional Management   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - 08/04/1996  
RHIT - Restaurant Hotel Institution & Tourism Management   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   08/19/1996 - 05/06/2000  
RUSS - Russian   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
SA - Study Abroad   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   08/19/1996 - Fall 2007 ***  
SAC - Small Animal Clinics   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - 05/06/1989  
SCI - General Science   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
SLA - School Of Liberal Arts   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   01/07/2002 - 12/16/2006  
SLHS - Speech, Language And Hearing Sciences   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/16/2005 - Fall 2007 ***  
SOC - Sociology   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - 08/01/2008  
SOC - Sociology   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   08/25/2008 - Fall 2007 ***  
SPAN - Spanish   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
SPV - Supervision   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - 05/10/1997  
STAT - Statistics   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
SWRK - Social Work   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/20/1985 - Fall 2007 ***  
TECH - General Studies Technology   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   08/24/1987 - Fall 2007 ***  
TG - Technical Graphics   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1984 - 05/08/1999  
THTR - Theatre   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
USP - Undergraduate Studies Program   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   08/19/1996 - Fall 2007 ***  
V AN - Veterinary Anatomy   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - 08/02/2002  
V M - Veterinary Medicine   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - Fall 2007 ***  
V MI - Veterinary Microbiology & Public Health   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - 05/07/1988  
V PH - Veterinary Physiology & Pharocology   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/15/1970 - 08/08/1997  
VCS - Veterinary Clinical Sciences   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   01/06/1981 - Fall 2007 ***  
VPB - Veterinary Pathobiology   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   05/16/1988 - 05/05/2007  
WORK - Contact Whirlpool   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   08/20/1990 - 12/14/2002  
WOST - Women's Studies   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   01/09/1995 - Fall 2007 ***  
XLST - Cross Listed Courses   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   01/06/1981 - Fall 2007 ***  
YDAE - Youth Development And Agricultural Education   Purdue West Lafayette Traditional   01/12/2004 - Fall 2007 ***  

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