Scholastic Load

The minimum credit hour load to be considered a full-time professional student in the FCOP is 12 semester hours in any semesters. The maximum credit hour load permitted is 18 semester hours during the fall and spring semesters (and 9-10 hours in each session) unless approved by the FCOP. The maximum summer semester credit hour load permitted is 12 credit hours.

Enrollment Status per Financial Aid regulations (minimum credits required):



 3/4 Time


Less than Half 





5 or fewer