semester hour

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Noun1.semester hour - a unit of academic credit; one hour a week for an academic semester
course credit, credit - recognition by a college or university that a course of studies has been successfully completed; typically measured in semester hours
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In the years since most states increased their semester hour requirement, Colorado has not seen a disproportionate increase in accounting industry problems relative to other states.
The student will complete multiple hours of practical and related work for each semester hour's credit.
The curriculum of UOA assumes that students who enter are able to transfer in a minimum of sixty semester hours of undergraduate work including a thirty semester hour Core of Liberal Arts courses.
First, the elements of [G.sub.w] and [G.sub.s] are the effects of an additional course that is typical of the quality and content of the courses taken by the class of 1972 and also abstract from variation across students in unmeasured ability and pre-high school education.(9) Since each element is the partial effect of one more semester hour in a given subject area for a typical student holding hours of other high school subjects constant, one would expect an of the elements of [G.sub.w] to be greater than or equal to 0.
* Tuition, fees, transfer credit: $420 per semester hour for part-time graduate students.
It is important to note several conditions underlying the 150 semester hour proposal.
Part-time tuition will go up about $20 per semester hour to $140 per semester hour.
Education plans will also help Sailors identify which courses are best achieved within the allotted 16 semester hour cap, and must be on file with the Navy College Office (NCO) prior to enrollment in college courses funded with TA or through NCPACE.
Tuition assistance is capped at $250 per semester hour or $166 per quarter hour and is restricted to a maximum of $4,500 per fiscal year.
You can even receive one semester hour of college credit for participation in the sessions.
The negative factor to that observation is the effect of the 150 semester hour requirement to take the CPA examination.
Part-time in-state students will pay an additional $15 per semester hour as the cost increases to $ 110 per semester hour.