Academic Year

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Academic Year

The period of time during which most classes are held at an educational institution. A student must accomplish a certain number of classes or credit hours each academic year in order to remain eligible for federal or other financial aid.
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An administrative decision was made by the Board of Nursing to amend the ratio calculation based on the number of full-time faculty teaching nursing courses in a program in an academic term to the number of part-time nursing faculty teaching courses in the same program during a defined academic term.
Schools' systems may also lead them to report scholarships in the calendar year of the academic term (e.
Sixteen students (41%) then completed a second administration of the instrument, the DELES-Actual, near the end of the academic term.
Institutions were asked several questions regarding dual enrollment program curriculum and coursetaking patterns, including the typical coursetaking pattern for high school students and the maximum number of courses allowed per academic term.
For the length of an academic term they were participant-observers, playing with the children of very poor parents, conversing at the bedsides of the dying, and serving meals to the homeless.
Selectees will begin the program the following fall academic term.
Classes should foster supervised research lasting a minimum of one academic term for as many students as possible, regardless of their career goals, argues the panel.
EAST Durham College's bistrostyle restaurant Scene 1 is set to reopen its doors as the new academic term gets under way.
The inspection, the second one in this academic term, held during the night and was conducted by the hospitals and Educational Institutions Control Unit of ADFCA to ensure the safety of supplied food products and to check if the businesses and staff are complying with health and safety requirements and food safety standards.
Senior UO administrators have outlined a plan "to break the strike" by such means as lining up ad hoc workers, and by suggesting that faculty give multiple-choice finals, cancel exams and require no student papers in the last two weeks of the academic term, Dreiling wrote.
A)] Represents the number of Continuing Students in the academic term, divided by the Total Student Enrollment in the immediately preceding academic term.
The research grants, worth as much as $74,000 per year, will coincide with the start of the 2015 fall academic term.

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