Student Classification


• Unclassified students, although registered for credit, are not candidates for a degree.
• First Year students are those who have completed fewer than 30 semester hours.
• Sophomores are those who have completed 30 to 59 semester hours.
• Juniors are those who have completed 60 to 89 semester hours.
• Seniors are those who have completed at least 90 semester hours.
• Auditors are qualified students who are permitted to attend classes with the written permission of the instructor. Auditors receive no credit and may participate in class discussions only within prior permission of instructors

Full-time undergraduate students are those who are enrolled in the 16-week day sessions for 12 or more semester hours or are enrolled in a combination of 16-week day session classes and Online & Military Base Undergraduate classes for 12 or more semester hours. Full-time Online & Military Base Undergraduate students are those who are enrolled exclusively in the 10-week sessions for 9 or more semester hours.

Part-time undergraduate students are those who are enrolled in the 16-week day sessions for 11 or fewer semester hours, or are enrolled in a combination of 16-week session classes and Online & Military Base Undergraduate classes for 11 or fewer semester hours. Part-time Online & Military Base Undergraduate students are those who are enrolled exclusively in the 10- week sessions for 8 or fewer semester hours.

Classified students follow an organized program of study leading to a degree and are subject to regulations and requirements of the program of study.

FULL-TIME STATUS

Full-time students are those who are enrolled in the 16-week day sessions for 12 or more semester hours or are enrolled in a combination of 16-week day session classes and Online & Military Base Undergraduate classes for 12 or more semester hours. In the Online & Military Base Undergraduate program, full-time students are those enrolled in the 10-week term for 9 or more semester hours.