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What is a Full-Time Student?

In order to be considered a full-time student, one must be registered for a number of required courses. This number depends upon whether or not the student currently has an assistantship.

No Assistantship

If the student does not have an assistantship, the student must register for 9 credit hours to be considered full-time.

Assistantship

If the student has at minimum a 25% FTE graduate assistantship, the student must register for 6 credit hours to be considered full-time.

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