Protect Your GPA A

Time Spent Inside the Classroom and Out

  • At Kent State courses are organized by units of credit hours.
  • Each credit hour equals 15 hours of class time. 
  • For every credit hour, students are expected to spend two to three hours per week working outside of class on studying and assignments.

Hours Spent Working on Class Materials

Course Credit Hours Weekly Hours Spent Outside of Class Hours per Semester Spent in Class Hours per Semester Spent Outside of Class
3 6 to 9  45 90