Classification of Students

BY PROGRAM ENROLLMENT

Classified

Students who follow a prescribed program of studies leading to a degree or certificate.


Unclassified

Students who are not enrolled in an organized program or curriculum and are not working toward a degree or certificate.


BY NUMBER OF CREDITS ENROLLED


Full-time

Students who are enrolled for 12 or more credits.


Part-time

Students who are enrolled for 11 credits or less.


BY EDUCATIONAL LEVEL


Freshman

Students who have completed 0 - 29.99 credits.


Sophomore

Students who have completed 30 - 59.99 credits.


BY REGISTRATION STATUS

First-Time (New) Student

A student attending a post-secondary institution (beyond high school) for the first time.

Continuing Student

A student who was enrolled at Kaua`i Community College during the previous semester (excluding summer session).

Returning Student

A student who was last enrolled at Kaua`i Community College and is returning to the college after an absence of one or more semesters.

Transfer Student

A student who was last enrolled in another academic institution of a post-secondary nature.