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Full- and Part-time Students

Enrollment for Fall 2014 was 8349 students. Of these, 7080 (85%) attended full time and 1269 (15%) 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 1129 0 1129
Continuing Freshmen 275 9 284
Sophomores 1295 21 1316
Juniors 1248 33 1281
Seniors 1544 102 1646
Non-degree 50 35 85
Total Undergraduate 5541 200 5741


Graduate/Law Full Time Part Time Total
Paralegal 48 105 153
Master's 743 578 1321
Graduate Law 56 26 82
JD 607 117 724
Doctoral 45 197 242
Certificate and Teaching Credential 10 32 42
Graduate Non-degree 9 6 15
JD Visitors 21 8 29
Total Graduate and Law 1539 1069 2608
 
Total Students 7080 1269 8349