Frequently Asked Questions

How many units do I take each semester?
Students generally take 7–8 units per semester. There are three semesters per year, including summer.

How long is a semester?
The fall and spring semesters last 15 weeks. The summer semester lasts 12 weeks.

How many hours does each class session require?
Typically each class meets 3–4 hours, but this may vary depending on the number of units of the course.

How many days per week do I attend classes?
Students generally attend classes one day per week, depending on the number of classes in which they are enrolled.

For more information, contact the School of Nursing.

Note: This information is current for the 2014-15 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the current Academic Catalog for more information.