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Ohio Board of Regents Class Instructional Minutes Requirement

University of Cincinnati complies with the Ohio Board of Regents definition of a semester credit hour.  At Univeristy of Cincinnati, a semester hour of credit is comprised of 750 minutes of formalized instruction.  The Ohio Board of Regents recognizes that formalized instruction may take place in a variety of modes.

University of Cincinnati has established a standardardized semester schedule block grid for class scheduling.  The grid meets the Ohio Board of Regents instructional minutes requirments.  Colleges/departments scheduling non-standard meeting time classes sections are required to comply with the OBR 750 instructional minutes per credit hour minimum.