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2018-2019

Academic Policies

Student Out-Of-Class School Work Expectation

The United States Department of Education is mandating that students are to be aware of their school work expectations outside the classroom.  The standards are:

  • for every credit hour of direct faculty instruction (with or without lab), the student is expected to have 2 hours of work per week outside of the class, including reading, class preparation, homework, studying, etc.

Minimum hours per week, outside of direct faculty instruction:

OUTSIDE

1 credit

2 credit

3 credit

4 credit

5 credit

6 credit

7 credit

8 credit

9 credit

2 weeks

15.0

30.0

45.0

60.0

75.0

90.0

105.0

120.0

135.0

3 weeks

10.0

20.0

30.0

40.0

50.0

60.0

70.0

80.0

90.0

4 weeks

7.5

15.0

22.5

30.0

37.5

45.0

52.5

60.0

67.5

5 weeks

6.0

12.0

18.0

24.0

30.0

36.0

42.0

48.0

54.0

6 weeks

5.0

10.0

15.0

20.0

25.0

30.0

35.0

40.0

45.0

7 weeks

4.3

8.6

12.9

17.1

21.4

25.7

30.0

34.3

38.6

8 weeks

3.8

7.5

11.3

15.0

18.8

22.5

26.3

30.0

33.8

9 weeks

3.3

6.7

10.0

13.3

16.7

20.0

23.3

26.7

30.0

10 weeks

3.0

6.0

9.0

12.0

15.0

18.0

21.0

24.0

27.0

11 weeks

2.7

5.5

8.2

10.9

13.6

16.4

19.1

21.8

24.5

12 weeks

2.5

5.0

7.5

10.0

12.5

15.0

17.5

20.0

22.5

13 weeks

2.3

4.6

6.9

9.2

11.5

13.8

16.2

18.5

20.8

14 weeks

2.1

4.3

6.4

8.6

10.7

12.9

15.0

17.1

19.3

15 weeks

2.0

4.0

6.0

8.0

10.

12.0

14.0

16.0

18.0