Full-time and part-time degree-seeking students, but not nondegree-seeking students, are classified by credit hours earned as follows:
|Freshmen||1 to 23 credit hours|
|Sophomores||24 to 53 credit hours|
|Juniors||54 to 84 credit hours|
|Seniors||85 credit hours and more|
Health science programs
Classification is determined by curriculum requirements for individual programs.