Transdisciplinary Studies in Technology
Featuring hands-on team-based projects, transdisciplinary studies in technology is a program especially for the trailblazers, the challenge-seekers, the pioneers — the students who are independent minded, ambitious, creative, passionate, reflective, and inventive.
Follow your passions and discover new ones. You will design a personalized plan of study in our new transdisciplinary studies in technology major, blending fields like humanities and business with these technology-focused disciplines:
- Computing and graphics
- Construction management
- Engineering technologies
- Leadership and innovation
- Aviation technologies
The Purdue Polytechnic Institute is one of 10 academic colleges at Purdue University. The Polytechnic specializes in team-based labs where you’ll test ideas, take things apart and put them back together — only better. You’ll learn side-by-side with professors who have worked in the industry and thrive on combining theory, imagination and real-world application. In this innovative environment, you'll learn by doing - gaining deep technical knowledge and applied skills in your chosen discipline coupled with problem-solving, critical-thinking, communication and leadership skills employers desire.
Plan of Study
Related Career Interests
Careers in Transdisciplinary Studies in Technology
The potential career path of graduates of this program is dependent on the fields of study you choose.
- Design Researcher
- Portfolio Coordinator
- Environments Designer
- Wildcard Designer
- JOBS THAT DO NOT YET EXIST
Transfer to Transdisciplinary Studies in Technology
Purdue admits to individual majors. In addition to meeting overall Purdue transfer criteria, such as minimum high school course requirements, applicants must also meet major-specific requirements. The major-specific criteria for this program are listed below. Students who meet or exceed these are the most competitive candidates for admission. Before applying, review the closed programs page to confirm your desired major is open to transfer students for your desired entry term.
Minimum GPA: 3.0
Contact InformationJacqueline Brown