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CWUP 5-130-010 Definitions

(1) Definition of a Graduate Student

A graduate student is anyone formally admitted to graduate study through the school of graduate studies and research and who is officially enrolled in a graduate program.

(2) Definition of a Post-Baccalaureate Student

Post-baccalaureate students are individuals who already have earned a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited four-year institution and are not seeking a graduate degree.  Post-baccalaureate students who are not admitted to the school of graduate studies and research are not considered graduate students.

[Responsibility: Dean, Graduate Studies; Authority: Provost/VP for Academic & Student Life; Reviewed/Endorsed by: Provost’s Council 02/18/2020; Cabinet; Review/Effective Date: 06/17/2020 Approved by: James L. Gaudino, President]

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