Student Classifications

Student
A person registered at the College is considered to be a student only when all fees and tuition are paid. An individual may not attend class until he or she has registered and paid all fees.

Full-time Student
A student enrolled for 12 or more credit hours in a degree, diploma, or certificate program in a given term. (For Veterans Administration education benefits, different or additional criteria may apply. Contact the Financial Aid Office for additional information.)

Half-Time Student
A student enrolled for 6 to 11 credit hours of coursework in a given term.

Less than Half-Time Student
A student enrolled for fewer than 6 credit hours of coursework in a given term.

First Semester Freshman
A student who has earned fewer than 15 semester credit hours.

Second Semester Freshman
A student who has earned between 15 to 29 semester credit hours.

First Semester Sophomore
A student who has earned between 30 to 44 semester credit hours.

Second Semester Sophomore
A student who has earned 45 or more semester credit hours.

Transient Student (non-degree seeking or career development)
A student enrolled in one or more courses who has no immediate intention to transfer into or graduate from a program at the college. To be classified as a transient student, a student must meet one or more of the following criteria: 1) be at least 18 years of age or be a high school graduate or the equivalent; 2) be a high school student, with permission from principal and parents. Exceptions are to be approved by the Vice President for Academic Affairs, the Vice President for Student Affairs, or their designees.

Tri-County Chorus’ Fall Concert is November 21

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Veterinary Technology Adoption Day is November 20

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Mentoring Program Plays Role in Student’s Success

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Fall 2014 Incomplete Grades (Session I) (11/25/2014)

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Last day of class (Sessions A/C/J) (11/25/2014)

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Thanksgiving Holiday (No Classes) (11/26/2014)

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Thanksgiving Holiday (College Closed) (11/27/2014)

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Thanksgiving Holiday (College Closed) (11/28/2014)

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Student Records
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