SDI uses the following credit hour guidelines to determine a student’s enrollment status each term/semester. Please note that certain funding agencies utilize different methods to determine enrollment status, particularly for courses delivered using a modular delivery method. Please refer to specific agency guidelines for eligibility related to enrollment status.
Full-time = 12 credit hours or greater
¾ time = 9 – 11 credit hours
½ time = 6 – 8 credit hours
< ½ time = 5 credit hours or less
Credit Hour Maximum
A maximum of 18 credit hours may be attempted per term/semester. Students may appeal in writing by sending an email to the designated Student Services Advisor or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Such appeals will be considered on a case-by-case basis.back to about sdi