Texas Tech University

Terms

Degree-Seeking Student

IPEDS Definition:
Students enrolled in courses for credit and recognized by the institution as seeking a degree, certificate, or other formal award. High school students also enrolled in postsecondary courses for credit are not considered degree/certificate-seeking.
TTU Definition:
Students who are recognized as enrolled in for-credit courses in an academic program and seeking a degree upon satisfactory program completion.

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