Glossary of Terms
Academic - Courses that are offered
and/or required to obtain a four-year Bachelor's degree.
Compressed Video - A method of course
delivery to regional locations using live video interaction with instructor.
Elective Credit - Credits earned that
are not required for completion of your college program.
Prerequisites - Requirement that must
be met before enrolling in a course. This may be a class that is required before you
can register for the next level, or it may refer to ACT or SAT test scores that are
required before registering.
Program Credit - Credits earned from
classes that are required classes to complete your college program.
Technical - Courses that are offered
and/or required to obtain a two-year Associate Degree.
Terminate - To quit attending all
classes. By terminating, you agree not to earn college credits for classes. To
keep your college transcript from showing a failing grade, you must terminate with a
signed, termination form submitted to the Registrar's Office. You must comply with
institutional timelines for terminating and/or adding or dropping a class.