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Minnesota West Policies

Chapter 3 - Educational

3.29.1 Credit Limit Policy

Students are allowed to register for up to 21 credits, however it is recommended that most students register for only 16-18 credits per semester. The student must submit a petition to one of the appropriate Campus Administrator to register for more than 21 hours of credit.

The administrative decision will be based on counselor recommendation, overall GPA and past performance.  Summer session requires a student to take no more than 8 credits and 14 total credits for all summer sessions. Any deviance beyond either limit requires appropriate approval.


Approved by: Ron Wood, President
Date: February 24, 2007
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