Description of Data Element 01478





NAME:         Hours Used to Degree                                              



NUMBER:       01478                                                             



FILES/TABLES: HTD                                                               



DEFINITION:                                                                     
   The number of hours used to meet the requirement for the degree.             



EDIT:                                                                           
   DIAGNOSTIC MESSAGE                                     ERROR LEVEL           
   MORE THAN 5% BELOW CATALOG-HOURS TO DEGREE             CRITICAL              
        HTD  <                                                                  
   115% OF CATALOG-HOURS TO DEGREE                        CRITICAL              
        HTD  <                                                                  
   PROGRAM GENERATED                                      PROGRAM GENERATED     
        HTD                                                                     



ALGORITHM:                                                                      
   Hours Used to Degree = Total of Student Section Credit (01097)               
   where Credit Hours Usage Flag (01489) equals 'D - Used Toward                
   the Degree.'                                                                 



DATABASE INFORMATION:                                                           
   PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION: 9(5)V99   <                                            
   COLUMN NAME:          HOURS_USED_DEGREE                                      
   SHORT NAME:           HRSUSED                                                



CREATE-CHANGE DATE:  09/17/99                                                   



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