Description of Data Element 01477





NAME:         Catalog - Hours to Degree                                         



NUMBER:       01477                                                             



FILES/TABLES: HTD   RET                                                         
COMPONENTS:   01444 01445                                                       



DEFINITION:                                                                     
   The number of hours required to complete the degree awarded, as              
   approved by the Board of Regents and effective for the catalog               
   term reported in Catalog - Term for Degree (01476).                          



EDIT:                                                                           
   DIAGNOSTIC MESSAGE                                     ERROR LEVEL           
   < 110 OR > 180                                         CRITICAL              
        HTD                                                                     
   NON-NUMERIC                                            CRITICAL              
        HTD                                                                     



CODING INSTRUCTIONS:                                                            
   For Retention this data element is program generated from HTD.               



ALGORITHM:                                                                      
   For Retention:  A missing value of '.' is generated if there             <   
      is no match to the Hours to Degree File                               <   



DATABASE INFORMATION:                                                           
   PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION: X(3)                                                   
   COLUMN NAME:          CATALOG_HOURS                                          
   SHORT NAME:           CATHOURS                                               



CREATE-CHANGE DATE:  02/11/05                                                   



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