Change of Degree Objective (CODO) Process - Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences - Purdue University

Change of Degree Objective (CODO) Process

Students wishing to switch (CODO) or add a second major or degree in the Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences are strongly encouraged to meet with an Academic Advisor to discuss degree options and requirements.  Please email eaps-counselor@purdue.edu to set up an informational meeting.  Specific CODO requirements and procedures are listed below.

CODO Requirements

All EAPS Majors

Minimum Semesters 1
Minimum Hours 12
Minimum GPA 2.00
Course Requirements

"C" or better in an acceptable Calculus course (MA 161/165 or higher)
AND
"C" or better in an EAPS, PHYS, or CHEM course that meets degree requirements.

Other Requirements 2.00 GPA in all math/science/CS courses that meet degree requirements.
Not on academic probation.

CODO IN Procedures

Current Purdue Students wishing to CODO into the Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences should complete the following:

  1. Run a “What If” report in myPurduePlan (MPP) for your desired major.

Directions:

  • Log in to myPurdue
  • Select the Academic Tab
  • Select myPurduePlan
  • On the “Worksheets” Tab, click “What If”
    • Select the level (ex. Undergraduate)
    • Select the degree (ex. Bachelor of Science)
    • Select the Catalog Term (ex. Fall 2016)
    • Choose the major you are interested in
    • Select the College (Science)
    • Select a minor if you wish
    • Click the “Save as PDF” tab

Print out a copy of the "What If" report and bring it with you when you meet with the Academic Advisor.

  1. Schedule an informational meeting with the EAPS Academic Advisor by emailing eaps-counselor@purdue.edu
  2. Fill out the Change of Curricula Form AND the College of Science CODO Information Form (NOTE: these forms are fillable PDF forms.  If you cannot fill in your information online, you may want to try a different browser).
  3. Take the Change of Curricula Form to your current college or school to get “signed out.”
  4. Take the Change of Curricula Form AND the College of Science CODO Information Form to MATH 231 to begin the CODO process.

Requests to Change Programs within the College of Science

If you are switching majors within the College of Science (ex. Computer Science to EAPS), you do not need to fill out a Change of Curricula Form. Please discuss your plans with your Academic Advisor.


CODO OUT Procedures

Current Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences Students wishing to CODO to another College/School on campus should meet with their academic advisor and visit the Registrar’s CODO information website for more information.

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