How many hours should you study per unit?

A unit represents approximately three hours of work per week. Thus a 3 unit course will probably require 9 hours of work per week, a 5 unit course will require 15 hours per week, and so forth.

How many hours should you plan to study for each unit you register in at IVC?

For each 1 unit of in-class time for a lecture class, schedule 2-3 hours per week for studying. For example, a student enrolling in 12 lecture units should plan on a weekly total of 36 hours for school: 12 hours for in-class attendance, and at least 24 hours of study outside of class.

What is IVC Promise program?

Irvine Valley Promise provides two years of free tuition (enrollment fees) for eligible first-time, full-time IVC students.

How do I access my IVC email?

Irvine Valley College: Students may access their E-Mail by using any one of the 35 computers located on the first floor of the IVC Library. Tutors are available in the Library to assist students with their E-Mail process. The computers are available during all hours the Library is open.

How long should I study in a day?

Study Every Day: Establish a daily routine where you study in one place a minimum of 4 -5 hours each day. There are different kinds and ‘levels’ of study discussed below. What is important is that study becomes the centerpiece of your day and the continuous element in your work week. Do not wait for exam-time to study.

How many hours of study is considered full time for Centrelink?

In this example, if you’re doing at least 15 hours per week you’re full time. If you’re doing less than this you’re part time.

How many units is 2 years of college?

For many students on their parent’s insurance, tax or other purposes, 12 units is usually considered full-time. However, a new student working towards a two-year or Career Associate degree (90 units required) would need to complete 15 units a quarter for six quarters (3 quarters to an academic year).

What GPA is required for IVC?

Program Requirements You must maintain at least a cumulative college GPA of at least 3.25 and a major GPA of at least 3.0 OR maintain a major GPA of at least 3.25 major GPA and a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0.

How many students go to IVC?

14,541 (2016)
Irvine Valley College/Total enrollment

What is the acceptance rate for IVC?

Irvine Valley is a public college located in Irvine, California in the Los Angeles Area. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 4,630 undergraduate students. The Irvine Valley acceptance rate is 100%.

What is a new student at IVC?

A student who has NEVER applied or attended Irvine Valley College is considered a new student. A student who has applied to Irvine Valley College but was last enrolled MORE than one year ago will need to apply to IVC again.

How long does it take to get admission to IVC?

Completing these steps can take 3-4 weeks, so plan ahead and complete the following steps in order: If you are 18 years or older, or a high school graduate, or have never attended IVC, or have been away from IVC for one semester, you must complete the IVC California Community College application online.

How do I login to mysite as an IVC student?

Once you complete the IVC application process, you will receive an email with your IVC student ID number. Your student ID number, along with the PIN you created when you applied, will be your login credentials into MySite, a website you will use frequently as an IVC student.

Who is exempted from the IVC program?

Students who are exempted include: Students currently enrolled at a four-year college or university while taking IVC classes toward their bachelor’s degree, Students taking IVC classes to maintain a professional license, or Students who have earned an associate degree or higher.