Academic Classification of Students

Student classifications are determined by completed credit hours or degree completion.

  • Freshman: 0-29 credit hours
  • Sophomore: 30-59 credit hours
  • Junior: 60-89 credit hours
  • Senior: 90 or more credit hours but has yet to graduate
  • Post-baccalaureate: has earned a bachelor’s degree and is taking only undergraduate courses
  • Master’s: has earned a bachelor’s degree and has been accepted into a master’s level program.
  • Doctoral: has earned a master’s degree (or its equivalent) and has been accepted into a doctoral program. Specified doctoral programs accept students with a baccalaureate degree.

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Article ID: 24345
Created
Tue 2/7/17 11:03 AM
Modified
Mon 8/24/20 1:48 PM