Academic Catalog 2020-2021

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Student Classification

Class Standing

A student is classified as a freshman if he or she has earned fewer than 30 credit hours in college-level courses. A student is classified as a sophomore if he or she has earned 30 or more credit hours in college-level courses.

Full-Time/Part-Time Status

A student is classified as full-time or part-time in accordance with the number of credit hours pursued during a term of enrollment. Twelve or more hours constitutes full-time status in a regular semester (six hours in a summer session).

Official 14th/7th Day Enrollment

Students’ classification is determined by registration information on the official 14th class day (7th in the summer) and again at the end of each semester according to the number of credit hours and quality points earned.