Full Course of Study Law and Legal Definition

According to 22 CFR 62.2 [Title 22 Foreign Relations; Chapter i-Department of State; Subchapter G Public Diplomacy and Exchanges; Part 62; Exchange Visitor Program; Subpart A; General Provisions], full course of study means "enrollment in an academic program of classroom participation and study, and/or doctoral thesis research at an accredited educational institution as follows:

1. Secondary school students shall satisfy the attendance and course requirements of the state in which the school is located;

and

2. College and university students shall register for and complete a full course of study, as defined by the accredited educational institution in which the student is registered, unless exempted".