Classification of Students
Students are classified according to the number of career credit hours earned including transfer, Advanced Placement, and CLEP credits as well as credits earned at MacMurray.
- Freshmen: fewer than 28 hours
- Sophomores: 28 to 59 hours
- Juniors: 60 hours to 89 hours
- Seniors: 90 hours or more
Part-time students are students who register for less than 12 credit hours during a regular semester. Part-time students pay tuition at the current hourly rate in day or evening classes.
Part-time students should consult One-Stop Student Services for information concerning financial aid.
A minimum of 12 credit hours is considered full-time. Students wishing to take more than 18 academic hours must get the approval of the Academic Standards committee.