Classification of students is determined at the beginning of the fall semester for the entire school year. Class standing is as follows, based on the number of credits earned:

0-30 – Freshman
31-59 – Sophomore
60-89 – Junior
90 or more – Senior

Students are identified as:
  • Full time if course load is at least twelve credits
  • Part time if course load is under twelve credits
  • Audit if not desiring academic credit
  • Special if non-degree seeking student, or seeking only teacher certification