Choosing Classes - Credit Hours
Students earn credit hours when they spend time learning a subject or skill. Each course is given a credit-hour value. The number of credit hours varies by class, depending on how often the class meets.
|Semester||Timeframe||Length||3 credit hours|
|Fall||August through December||16 weeks||3 hours per week|
|Winter Intersession||December through January||4 weeks||12 hours per week|
|Spring||January through May||16 weeks||3 hours per week|
|Summer||June through August||4, 8 or 12 weeks||6 to 12 hours per week|