Classification of Degree-Seeking Students
Texas A&M University-San Antonio enrolls degree-seeking students in both undergraduate and graduate programs. An undergraduate student is one who has not yet received a baccalaureate degree. A graduate student has earned a baccalaureate degree and is enrolled in graduate coursework.
A degree-seeking undergraduate is classified as a freshman (or first-year student), sophomore, junior, or senior according to the number of semester credit hours earned, as follows:
|Classification||Semester Credit Hours Earned|
|Freshman (or First-Year Student)||fewer than 30|
|Sophmore||at least 30, but fewer than 60|
|Junior||at least 60, but fewer than 90|
|Senior||90 or more|