- Courses numbered 80-99 are non-baccalaureate level and are not acceptable for a bachelor's
- Courses numbered 100 through 299 are considered lower-division courses (freshman and
- Courses numbered 300 through 499 are considered upper-division courses (junior and
senior years) and intended for undergraduates.
- Courses numbered 500 through 599 are considered upper-division courses and are also
acceptable for advanced degrees when taken by students admitted to graduate standing.
- Courses numbered 600 through 799 are graduate courses.
- Courses numbered 800 through 899 are doctoral courses.
- Courses numbered at the 900 level are reserved for graduate courses in certain professional
curricula as part of advanced certificate, credential, and licensure programs and
are specifically intended for students admitted to the university with post-baccalaureate
classified standing. Courses numbered at the 900 level are not applicable to other
- Courses numbered 397 offered in regular sessions are professional advancement/training
or tutorial/discussion classes that may accompany other credit courses and are not
acceptable towards an undergraduate or graduate degree.
- Courses numbered X-01 through X-79 and X-397 are professional advancement units offered
only through Extension to meet specific academic needs of community groups and are
not acceptable towards an undergraduate or graduate degree.
Undergraduate Enrollment in 600-, 700-, and 800-Numbered Courses
- You must obtain permission from the instructor.
- You must be a senior in good standing and have at least a B (3.0) grade point average.
- Undergraduate enrollments may not cause the exclusion of a qualified graduate student
in a graduate course.
- Undergraduate students must complete a petition for request to enroll. The petition
form is available in the Division of Graduate Affairs.