The University of Tennessee, Knoxville

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Contact Hour Requirements

Fall or Spring Semester

A minimum of 700 minutes is required per credit hour. A 3-credit hour course requires 2100 contact minutes.

Credit Hour
Minutes
x
Weeks
=
TOTAL
1
50
x
14
=
700
2
100
x
14
=
1400
3
150
x
14
=
2100
4
200
x
14
=
2800
5
250
x
14
=
3500

 

Summer Semester

A minimum of 700 minutes is required per credit hour. A 3-credit hour course requires 2100 contact minutes.

Minutes
x
Days Per Week
x
Weeks
=
TOTAL
60
x
5
x
10
=
3000
75
x
3
x
10
=
2250
90
x
3
x
10
=
2700

 

Mini Term

A minimum of 700 minutes is required per credit hour. There are two scheduling options in Mini Term.

Minutes
x
Days Per Week
x
Weeks
-
TOTAL
180
x
5
x
3
=
2700
240
x
5
x
3
=
3600

 


The Office of the University Registrar

209 Student Services Building - Knoxville, TN 37996-0200
Monday-Friday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, except holidays.

 

Telephone calls for the Office of the University Registrar are answered by One Stop Student Services (865-974-1111) located at Hodges Library Ground Floor, 1015 Volunteer Boulevard. To contact University Registrar staff please refer to Staff Listing.

 

 

 

The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Big Orange. Big Ideas.

Knoxville, Tennessee 37996 | 865-974-1000
The flagship campus of the University of Tennessee System