Edmonds CC Glossary 
    
    Oct 14, 2019  
Edmonds CC Glossary
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Academic Year


Definition
  1. A year time period running from July 1 to the end of June that includes summer, fall, winter and spring quarters. This “academic year” is also the fiscal year for the college. [Edmonds CC Definition]
  2. Can also refer to the September through June school year. This “academic year” is in reference to the 9-month period that full time faculty members are on contract. [Edmonds CC Definition]
  3. Instruction equivalent of two semesters of approximately 15 weeks each or 3 quarters of approximately 10 weeks each, either of which may include examination days. (See Credit, Unit of). [NWCCU Glossary]


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