Unit of Credit

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Academic credit is recorded in credit hours. Each credit hour represents one 50-minute period per week for a 16-week semester. Illinois Institute of Technology follows the standard Carnegie Unit, requiring 750 contact minutes of instruction per credit hour, regardless of the length of the term.