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Categories of Graduate Students

Post Baccalaureate Unclassified — To enroll in graduate-level courses for professional or personal growth, you must be admitted as a post baccalaureate unclassified student. By meeting the general requirements, you may become eligible for admission as a post baccalaureate unclassified student. Due to limited capacity, some departments, colleges and/or campuses may restrict enrollment of unclassified students. Admission in this status does not constitute admission, or assurance of consideration for admission to any other graduate degree or credential program. Some campuses do not admit unclassified post baccalaureate students.

Post Baccalaureate Classified — If you wish to enroll in a credential or certificate program, you will be required to satisfy additional professional, personal, scholastic, and other standards, including qualifying examinations, prescribed by the campus.

Graduate Conditionally Classified — You may be admitted to a graduate degree program in this category if, in the opinion of appropriate campus authority, you can remedy admission deficiencies by additional preparation.

Graduate Classified — To pursue a graduate degree, you will be required to fulfill all of the professional, personal, scholastic, and other standards, including qualifying examinations, prescribed by the campus.

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