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Full- and Part-time Students

Enrollment for Fall 2005 was 7548 students. Of these, 6193 (82%) attended full time and 1355 (18%) attended part time. The following table shows full-time and part-time students by level and class, using the US Department of Education's reporting definitions for full-time and part-time students: full-time undergraduates carry 12 or more credits, and full-time graduate students carry 9 or more credits. Full-time JD students in the School of Law carry 12 or more credits and full-time graduate law students carry 9 or more credits. (For financial aid purposes only, USD will certify as full time those doctoral students who carry 6 or more credits and those law students who carry 8 or more credits.)

Undergraduate Full Time Part Time Total
New Freshmen 1132 4 1136
Continuing Freshmen 302 7 309
Sophomores 1090 40 1130
Juniors 1127 26 1153
Seniors 1140 91 1231
Non-degree 10 1 11
Total Undergraduate 4801 169 4970
 
Graduate/Law Full Time Part Time Total
Master's 518 544 1062
Graduate Law 54 36 90
JD 754 304 1058
Doctoral 8 179 187
Certificate 1 51 52
Teaching Credential Only 29 30 59
Non-degree and JD Visitors 28 42 70
Total Graduate and Law 1392 1186 2578
 
Total Students 6193 1355 7548