Part-time students are classified as first, second, third or fourth year part-time students. Part-time Evening students must complete the Part-Time sequence of the mandated First Year Curriculum (which continues into the second year) to be classified as second year part-time students. The First and Second year curriculums for Part-Time Evening students are shown below. The mandated First Year Curriculum for Part-Time Day students is identical in content and similar in sequence to that of the Part-Time Evening program. Part-Time Day students must meet with the Assistant Dean for Student Affairs to establish a schedule of courses for their first and second years.
Part-time students are billed on a flat fee or per credit basis, depending on the number of credits they are taking. Part-time students taking 10 or more credits are billed on a flat fee basis. Part-time students taking less than 10 credits are billed on a per credit basis.
After the first and second year. all part-time students must register for and complete four additional part-time semesters, which consist of not less than 8 and not more than 11 credit hours. In addition, all part-time students must take a minimum of 19 credit hours during the second and third academic years, including the summer session after the spring semester of each year.
Students entering Fall 2005 who elected the Part-Time Extended option must take Legal Research & Writing I & II during the Fall 2006 and Spring 2007 semesters respectively.