Period of Class
It means the period for your graduation and totally consists of 4 years (8 semesters) but you can skip the period by 2 semesters in case your average credits is more than 3.5 credits for your period during which you attend GCU and in case you satisfy the graduation condition of GCU.
Period of Enrollment
It means the period you can maintain the qualification as a student in GCU and no limit exists for the period.
Classification of Grade / Semester
Each grade is from March 1st to the end of February next year.
1 grade is separated into 2 semesters as below explanation and seasonal semester exists exclusively.
- 1st Semester: From March 1st to August 31th
- 2nd Semester: From September 1st to the end of February next year
The Number of Curriculum Days
The number of regular curriculum days consists of 15 weeks per a semester.
Curriculum exist 1 week unit and opens 12 o’clock at every week.
Attending rate shall be estimated by online studying process and classified into attendance (attendance within curriculum period), lateness (attendance after curriculum period) and absence (No attendance).
Attendance permitted period shall be within 2 weeks from curriculum open date.
The student whose attending rate is below 3/4 (75%) from attendance calculating standard shall be “F” irrespective of his or her credits.
Midterm Exam / Term End Exam
Midterm exam and term-end exam is regular examination system so they are proceeded differently for their types and itinerary in accordance with your professor’s lecture plan.
Exam Type: Online Exam, Report and so on
Exam Period: After 8 weeks past from curriculum open date for midterm exam After 15 weeks past from curriculum open date for term-end exam