Since the federal government defines full-time enrollment as 12 credits per semester for financial aid purposes, students often mistake their “full-time” status with a guarantee for on-time graduation.
|Credits to be earned||Hours per week, 7-week course||Hours per week, 8-week course|
|1 credit||6 hours||5 hours|
|3 credits||18 hours||16 hours|
|6 credits||36 hours||32 hours|
|12 credits||72 hours||63 hours|