Full-Time Student

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Full-Time Student

A person who takes more than 12 credit hours, or the equivalent, at a post-secondary institution in a school term. A full-time student is eligible for certain tax advantages, as is a parent, if he/she financially supports the student.

Full-Time Student

A dependent is a full-time student if the dependent is enrolled in a school for the number of hours or courses considered by the school to be full-time during some part of at least 5 calendar months during the year. School includes elementary and secondary schools, post-secondary colleges, on-the-farm training courses, and technical and trade schools. It does not include on-the-job training, correspondence schools, or internet school. Vocational high school students are considered to be full-time students.
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According to the British immigration law, full-time students are entitled to up to two-month leave of absence.
In practice the changes to part-time support will be rather more complex for students, the sector and stakeholders than those for full-time students from Wales, who will see little practical difference in their funding arrangements.
There are 20,299 full-time students and 37,375 part-timers enrolled ha the state's two-year colleges.
From September 2012 universities and colleges in the public sector in England can charge new full-time students up to pounds 9,000 a year.
A report says that over the next decade there will be a surge in full-time students saving cash by living at home and studying locally.
The Beauty & Holistics Student of the Year: Kelly Evans * Hairdressing Full-time Students of the Year: Lauren Collinson and Sophie Leigh Budd * Sport, Art & Design and Travel & Tourism Students of the Year: Craig Cameron and Kirstie Louise Doy * Business, Management, Administration & Accounting Student of the Year: Geovanna Waters.
The committee's said 40% of students were part-time but many so-called full-time students, who are entitled to loans and maintenance grants worth thousands of pounds, work only up to 20 hours per week.
Pricing varies based on the module selected and the number of full-time students.
After all, 30 years ago, my university, Northeastern Illinois University, and many other regional public colleges and universities, enrolled primarily full-time students.
This move would effectively quadruple the Timmins-area enrolment, bringing the current total of 100 full-time students to an estimated 450.
Service learners were typically less than 25 years old (71 percent), full-time students (80 percent), and part-time workers (61 percent).
Before state officials will allow construction of the second campus, the college must sustain an enrollment of at least the equivalent of 500 full-time students in Palmdale.