Optional Practical Training

The following is a recommendation for a policy for F-1 students who have participated in pre-or post-completion OPT (Optional Practical Training) but did not complete their degree as expected. They may:

1. Enroll in research/thesis dissertation for a minimum of three credit hours while maintaining full-time participation in OPT (Optional Practical Training).

2. Return to the University as a full-time student with the option to continue to participate in OPT.

Catalog Publish Date: July 27, 2012
This Page Last Updated: October 9, 2012
Effective Date of Archive: January 14, 2013