General Policies and Procedures
STUDENT ACADEMIC CLASSIFICATION
An accepted high school graduate who has enrolled in the University.
A student with at least 30 semester units.
A student with at least 60 semester units.
A student with at least 90 semester units. There must be reasonable assurance of the fulfillment of all
requirements for graduation within the academic year.
One who is carrying a minimum load of 12 semester units. Only full-time students not on academic
probation may be elected to student association offices, serve on student publications, or compete on intercollegiate
A student enrolled in one or more classes who is not recognized by TMU as seeking a
A student who enters TMU with at least 24 semester units (36 quarter units) of accepted college-
level coursework from another college or university. College-level credit earned prior to high school graduation, as
well as any credit by examination, does not count toward determining whether a student has reached transfer status.
Advanced Start Academic Program (ASAP).
TMU’s Advanced Start Academic Program (ASAP) enables high school
students who are juniors or seniors to take accredited, college-level Bible and general education courses that can meet
both high school graduation requirements and be counted toward an undergraduate degree at TMU.
Students enrolling in ASAP will be allowed to register in select undergraduate classes taught on TMU’s campus. ASAP
students are able to take up to six units per semester and will be expected to meet the same requirements as other
students in the class. In order to qualify for on-campus ASAP, a student must meet the following requirements:
Have a clear profession of faith in Jesus Christ as his/her personal Savior.
Submit official high school transcripts demonstrating completion through at least his/her 10th grade year with
a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0.
Dual Enrollment students may only take general education/elective (100, 200 level) classes.
There is an application requiring a fee, personal statements, high school transcripts, and educator recommendations.
These should be submitted to the Admissions Department.
For more information visit www.masters.edu/asap
LETTER DESIGNATIONS OF COURSES
Bible: Biblical Counseling
Bible: Christian Education
Bible: Church History
Bible: Christian Worldview
Bible: Biblical Languages
Bible: Global Studies
Bible: Youth Ministries