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majors_minors: Wood Products Manufacturing Technology

Title

Wood Products Manufacturing Technology

Degree Level

Bachelor of Science

Minor Code

 

Advisor's Name

W. L. Mills

Advisor's Phone

(765) 494-3591

Advisor's Email

wmills@purdue.edu

Information

The wood products manufacturing technology program prepares students for management positions in wood products manufacturing, particularly for the hardwood cabinet and furniture industries. It features knowledge in wood and wood products and industrial engineering technology. The Department of Forestry and Natural Resources and the College of Technology jointly administer the program.

Credit Hours

130

Description

Freshman Year

First Semester

(0.5) AGR 10100 (Introduction to the College of Agriculture and Purdue University)

(0.5) AGR 11900 (Introduction to Forestry and Natural Resources Academic Programs)

(4) BIOL 11000 (Fundamentals of Biology I)

(3) CHM 11100 (General Chemistry)

(4) ENGL 10600 (First-Year Composition)

(3) MA 22300 (Introductory Analysis I)

Total Credits: 15


Second Semester

(4) BTNY 11000 (Introduction to Plant Science)

(3) CHM 11200 (General Chemistry)

(3) COM 11400 (Fundamentals of Speech Communication)

(3) FNR 10300 (Introduction to Environmental Conservation)

(3) MA 22400 (Introductory Analysis II)

Total Credits: 16

Sophomore Year

Third Semester

(3) CNIT 13600 (Personal Computing Technology and Applications)

(3) FNR 22500 (Dendrology)

(3) IT 10400 (Industrial Organization)

(3) MET 14100 (Materials I)

(3) STAT 30100 (Elementary Statistical Methods)

(3) Elective

Total Credits: 18


Fourth Semester

(3) CGT 11000 (Technical Graphics Communications)

(3) FNR 30100 (Wood Products and Processing)

(3) IT 21400 (Introduction to Lean Manufacturing)

(3) Humanities selective

(4) Physics selective

Total Credits: 16

Junior Year

Fifth Semester

(3) ECON 21000 (Principles of Economics)

(3) ENGL 42100 (Technical Writing)

(3) FNR 41800 (Properties of Wood Related to Manufacturing)

(3) IT 34200 (Introduction to Statistical Quality)

(1) Mathematics or sciences selective

(3) Social science or humanities selective

Total Credits: 16


Sixth Semester

(3) FNR 31100 (Wood Structure, Identification, and Properties)

(3) MET 24200 (Manufacturing Processes II)

(3) Humanities selective

(3) Social science or humanities selective

(4) Electives

Total Credits: 16

Senior Year

Seventh Semester

(3) FNR 40600 (Natural Resource and Environmental Economics)

(3) FNR 42500 (Secondary Wood Products Manufacturing)

(3) IT 44200 (Production Planning)

(3) IT 45000 (Production Cost Analysis)

(3) Social science or humanities selective

(3) Elective

Total Credits: 18


Eighth Semester

(3) FNR 41900 (Furniture and Cabinet Design and Manufacture)

(3) IT 48300 (Facility Design for Lean Manufacturing)

(9) Electives

Total Credits: 15

Additional Information

 

Department

FNR

ParentMajor

 

DegreeType

Major

Archived

No

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