Fall & Spring Terms
|Less than Half-time (also Part-time)||1-5 credit hours||1-2 credit hours|
|6-8 credit hours||3-5 credit hours|
|Three-Quarter time||9-11 credit hours|
|Full-time||12-18 credit hours||6-8 credit hours|
|19+ credit hours||9+ credit hours|
|Note: Part-time students include anyone who is enrolled in 1-11 credit hours for the Fall and Spring terms or 1-5 credit hours for the Summer term.|
Students are allowed to register for a full-time credit hour load, with counselor/advisor approval, up to the maximums
|Regular Fall/Spring Semester||18 credit hours maximum|
|Regular Summer Session||9 credit hours maximum|
|Inter-term Summer and Winter Session||5 credit hours maximum|
Any student who wishes to exceed the maximum credit hour load must have approval from the Director of Admissions and Records or the Director of Counseling and Advisement. The decision to approve requests to exceed the maximum load would be based upon the student’s academic strengths, class and work schedule, and reason for the request.
Freshman: A student who has completed 29 or fewer semester hours of college work.
Sophomore: A student who has completed 30 or more semester hours of college work.
Full-time Student: A student registered for 12 or more semester hours.
Part-time Student: A student registered for less than 12 semester hours.