Now that you have experienced your first semester at ISU, it would be helpful to review some information to prepare you to register for your second semester.
Brief Review of your 1st Mandatory Advising Session:
Meet with your advisor and Be Advised prior to each semester.
If you are undecided about your major, make an appointment with a career counselor in the Career Center to help with you with the decision-making process.
A minimum of 120 credits is required to graduate. Of these, 36 credits must be upper division credits (i.e. 3300 and 4400 level courses). The 120 credits are made up of:
Often, the specific credits required for the Major and those credits required for General Education do not equal 120 credits. For this reason, students must take elective credits to reach 120 credits. Elective credits are college level (1000 - 4000) courses the student wishes to take that are not included in the requirements for the major or general education. Though not required, students may wish to pursue a "minor." A minor requires a minimum of 16 credits and provides the student with a secondary area of expertise.