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Credit for Academic Work

Normally, Linfield grants one credit for fifteen 50-minute periods of instruction (including discussion, testing, etc.) or the equivalent. Laboratories of two or three hours are considered the equivalent of one period of instruction.

Academic Classification

A student’s class standing is determined by the following criteria:

First-year: Successful completion of 0-29.99 credit hours
Sophomore: Successful completion of 30-61.99 credit hours
Junior: Successful completion of 62-93.99 credit hours
Senior: Successful completion of 94 or more credit hours