Maximum Course Load

Maximum Course Load


Maximum number of credit hours a student is allowed to register for in one semester

Policy Overview

Because of the amount of effort that is expected to be put forth in college-level courses, students are limited to a maximum of 20 hours of course work each semester. Exceptions to this rule may be granted by the Vice President for Instructional Services, Beth Stewart, who can be reached at or (828) 398-7633.


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Article ID: 241
Created On: Fri, May 24, 2013 at 11:38 AM
Last Updated On: Thu, Sep 26, 2019 at 4:19 PM

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