How long is a semester?
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Semesters last for 16 weeks and are offered as follows: Fall Semester – August to December Spring Semester – January to May Summer Semester – May to July Some courses may be offered in Session A and Session B schedule that includes two nine-week sessions ... Read More
What majors and academic programs are offered at Edison State College?
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Edison State College offers a variety of bachelor and associate degree programs, in addition to certificate programs and continuing education courses. For a full list of programs click here. To learn more about our continuing education course and for a full ... Read More
Do you offer summer courses?
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Edison State Colleges offers courses during Fall, Spring and Summer semesters. Distance learning (Edison Online) courses are offered on the same semester schedule. To view a schedule of classes go here. ... Read More
When do classes begin and end?
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Please refer to the academic calendar for a full listing of important dates to include the first and last day of classes. Read More
What is the difference between full-time and part-time status?
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A student enrolled in twelve credits or more during the Fall, Spring or Summer semesters, or six credits or more during a mini-semester is considered to be a full-time student. A student enrolled in fewer than twelve credits during the Fall, ... Read More
When are holidays and breaks?
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The dates for holidays and breaks vary each academic year. The actual dates of the winter and spring break, along with any other holidays observed by the College, can be found on the academic calendar. ... Read More
Does Edison offer dual enrollment or high school accelerated programs?
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Edison State College offers an Early College program that allows qualified high school students the opportunity to earn credit towards both high school graduation and college. More information on high school accelerated programs can be found here. ... Read More
What is the Edison University Center?
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Edison State College has partnerships with a variety of institutions of higher education throughout the region and state to ensure students are aware of their options beyond Edison. More information about the offerings through the University Center can be located here. ... Read More
Do you offer distance education (online) courses?
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Edison State College has a virtual campus that allows students the flexibility of learning any time of the day in any location you choose. More information about Edison Online and the many courses available can be found here. ... Read More
How long does it take to complete a degree or program?
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Edison has a variety of programs from certificates to associate and bachelor’s degrees. The length of the program varies based on your selected program. More information on the program requirements, prerequisites and other information to help in planning, can be found ... Read More
How do I find class schedules?
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For a full listing of class schedules, please click here. Read More
Is there a waiting list for programs?
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Edison State College offers some limited enrollment Associate in Science programs through the Division of Professional and Technical Studies. As a result, we can only admit a certain number of students each year or semester (depending on program). Individuals who apply ... Read More
Does Edison have an honors program?
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Edison State College offers qualified students with high ability and motivation an enriched, challenging program of study through the Honors Scholar Program (HSP). Program requirements, applications and other information can be found here. ... Read More
What is the difference between a degree and a certificate?
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The major difference between the two credentials is that an undergraduate certificate is typically granted to students who have completed fewer course credits than those required for an undergraduate degree. Certificates can also serve to show a potential employer that a ... Read More
When are final exams?
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Final exam schedules can be found here. Read More
What do I need to do to graduate?
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There are specific requirements that must be satisfied prior to graduating and receiving your degree or certificate. You must complete a graduation application and submit the required processing fee by the published deadline during the semester you plan to graduate. In ... Read More
Do you offer continuing education courses?
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Edison State College has a variety of continuing education courses available. For more information, click here. Read More
What do I do if I am interested in taking courses, but do not want to pursue a specific certificate or degree program at this time?
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We welcome students who are seeking to enroll in college credit courses to upgrade employment skills, for transfer credit purposes, or for personal interest and enjoyment. Individuals who are non-degree seeking must apply for admissions and must meet all course prerequisites ... Read More
What process do I follow to be reinstated following an academic suspension or dismissal?
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Students wishing to be reinstated following an academic suspension or dismissal should complete and submit the Request for Reinstatement form online. Read More
What is the maximum number of hours I can take?
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A student may not take more than eighteen credit hours during the Fall, Spring or Summer semesters or nine credits during a mini-semester without the written permission of an academic advising specialist. Edison State reserves the right to limit the number ... Read More
What is the Undergraduate Research Center?
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Information about faculty-mentored undergraduate research projects can be found here. Read More
How do I pick a major?
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If you aren’t sure of a major, Career Services can provide resources to help. For more information, click here. In addition, the online College Catalog contains a section titled “Not sure what major to pursue?” which provides helpful information. ... Read More
What is FERPA?
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The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) (20 U.S.C. § 1232g; 34 CFR Part 99) is a Federal law that protects the privacy of student education records. The law applies to all schools that receive funds under an applicable program ... Read More