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Winter/Summer sessions:

  • Student needs: Winter/Summer session students are generally matriculated full-time students who need to meet general education and departmental requirements. Winter and summer sessions are very popular times for all credit courses.
  • Winter course schedules: Winter session is a rigorous academic challenge, with all the requirements of a full-semester course in an intensive 3-week format.
  • Summer course schedules: Summer session schedule is flexible provided contact hours are met and approved by the department.
  • Minimum contact hours: A 3-credit course must meet a minimum of 35 to 45 contact hours per session.

Fall/Spring semesters:

  • Student needs: Fall/spring semester students are generally nontraditional students, including part-time students who are working full time. Course enrollments tend to be much smaller.
  • Fall/Spring course schedules: Courses generally meet one evening a week for 3 hours, with 14 to 15 class meetings. This schedule is flexible provided contact hours are met and approved by the department.
  • Minimum contact hours: A 3-credit course must meet a minimum of 35 to 45 contact hours per semester.

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