Texas Tech University

Terms

Non-Degree Seeking Student

IPEDS Definition:
A student enrolled in courses for credit who is not recognized by the institution as seeking a degree or formal award.
THECB Definition:
A student who is attending a university but who does not intend to work toward a degree; coded ’1’. Any student who has been reported as non-degree-seeking will be excluded from an initial graduation cohort. (Univ CBM001, CBM0E1)
TTU Definition:
A student enrolled in credit bearing courses who is not recognized by the college as seeking a degree or formal award.

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