College courses offered through ISI are approved by the curriculum committee of the cooperating institution sponsoring the course. Most colleges and universities, including the University of Idaho, have transfer credit limitations.
University of Idaho (UI) students
- If you are working toward a degree, you are required to approval from your academic dean to take an ISI course. See Forms, Course Approval Forms.
Credits earned for ISI courses are included on the transcript of the course sponsoring institution (UI, LCSC or ISU). The University of Idaho DOES NOT calculate ISI course credits or transfer credits into the institutional GPA. Overall and transfer GPAs listed on UI transcripts are informational only. Students at other universities may contact their registrar to find out if ISI course grades will be calculated into their GPAs.
- Can be included in the 48-credit limit under J-5-b, see the University of Idaho Catalog for more information.
- It is your responsibility to:
- ensure ISI courses will transfer to your college/university. We advise getting written approval from both your college/university's registrar and dean of your major.
- contact their registrar to find out if ISI course grades will be computered into their GPA. Please note the University of Idaho DOES NOT calculate ISI course credits or transfer credits into their institutional GPA.
- Credit hours are semester hours
- A through F letter-grade scale with the exception of Engl 101, which is graded P (pass) or F (fail)
- Courses are approved by the curriculum committee of the cooperating institution sponsoring the course
- Most colleges and universities have transfer credit limitations
- 100-299: lower-division, introductory-level college courses
- 300-499: upper-division courses for advanced undergraduates
- 500-699: graduate-level courses for graduate students or students with special permission to register