Catalog of Abilene Christian College, 1925-1926 Page: 37
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COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES
the college where the work was done. He will also furnish evidence
of good moral character and honorable standing in the
school last attended.
CLASSIFICATION OF STUDENTS.
1. Regular.-A regular student is one who is taking at least
twelve hours of recitation per week and who conforms to the requirements
leading to a degree.
Regular students are ranked according to the amount of work
they have previously done. The ranks are as follows:
(1) Fifteen entrance units, "Freshmen."
(2) Fifteen entrance units and as many as 48 hours, "Sophomore."
(3) Full entrance and as many as 96 hours, "Juniors."
(4) Full entrance and as many as 144 hours, "Senior."
2. Irregular.-A student is considered "irregular" when he
is taking the full amount of work but is not meeting the requirements
for a degree.
(In case an irregular student later desires to meet the requirements
for a degree, he must satisfy all entrance requirements
before being given college credit on work done.)
3. Special.-All students who take less than the minimum
amount of work, ten hours, are classed as "specials." Only those
who have the consent of their parents or who are twenty-one years
of age will be permitted to exercise this privilege. These students
must maintain good conduct and make acceptable grades,
otherwise the privilege will be withdrawn.
DEFINITION OF HOURS.
A college hour shall consist of 12 recitation periods. A course
which meets twice per week for twelve weeks will constitute two
term hours; one that meets three times per week for twelve weeks
will constitute three term hours. In case of a laboratory course,
two hours in the laboratory will be equivalent to one hour of
All college courses are designated by a number of three digits.
All courses whose hundred's digit is 1 are elementary and open
to freshmen and sophomores; those whose hundred's digit is 2,
are intermediate and open to sophomores and juniors; those
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Abilene Christian College. Catalog of Abilene Christian College, 1925-1926, book, June 1925; Abilene, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth45922/m1/41/: accessed October 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Abilene Christian University Library.