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Full- and Part-time Students

Enrollment for Fall 2007 was 7504 students. Of these, 6155 (82%) attended full time and 1349 (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 1090 4 1094
Continuing Freshmen 301 90 310
Sophomores 1104 20 1124
Juniors 1117 35 1152
Seniors 1141 85 1226
Non-degree 1 25 26
Total Undergraduate 4754 178 4932
 
Graduate/Law Full Time Part Time Total
Master's 537 599 1136
Graduate Law 48 42 90
JD 768 280 1048
Doctoral 7 162 169
Certificate 1 24 25
Teaching Credential Only 23 32 55
Non-degree and JD Visitors 17 32 49
Total Graduate and Law 1401 1171 2572
 
Total Students 6155 1349 7504