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Academic Calendar

2019-2020 Academic Calendars


Cannabis Graduate Certificates

2019-2020

 FALL TERM (15 Weeks) 2019
Classes begin (Cannabis Medicine, Cannabinoid Pharm) 09/03, Tues
Drop/Add Period ends 09/17, Tues
On-line Registration for Spring Semester begins
(Cannabis Medicine, Cannabinoid Pharm) 
11/04, Mon
Thanksgiving Holiday begins/ No Classes Scheduled 11/28 Thurs
Classes end (Cannabis Medicine, Cannabinoid Pharm) 12/13, Fri
Grades must be entered into Banner by 9:00 A.M.  12/20, Fri
On-Line Registration for Spring Semester ends
(Cannabis Medicine, Cannabinoid Pharm)
12/20, Fri
   
SPRING TERM (14 Weeks) 2020
Classes begin (Cannabis Medicine, Cannabinoid Pharm) 01/13, Mon
Martin Luther King Day of Service / No Classes Scheduled 01/20, Mon
Add/Drop Period ends  01/27, Mon
Spring Break begins 03/2, Mon
Spring Break ends / class resume  03/09, Mon
On-line Registration for Summer/Fall begins (anticipated)  04/06, Mon
Classes end (Cannabis Medicine, Cannabinoid Pharm) 04/24, Fri
On-line Registration for Summer/Fall ends (anticipated)  04/24, Fri
Grades must be entered into Banner by 9:00 A.M.  05/01, Fri
   
SUMMER TERM (12 weeks) 2020
Classes begin (Cannabis Medicine, Cannabinoid Pharm) 05/18, Mon
Holiday/ No Classes Scheduled 05/25, Mon
Add/Drop Period ends  06/01, Mon
On-line Registration for Fall Semester starts 07/13, Mon
Classes end (Cannabis Medicine, Cannabinoid Pharm) 08/07,Fri 
On-line Registration for Fall Semester ends 08/07, Fri
Grades must be entered into Banner by 9:00 A.M. 08/14, Fri

Certified Medical Assistant Certificate

2019-2020

FALL TERM (17 Weeks) 2019
Classes begin (CMA) 08/26, Mon
Holiday/ No Classes Scheduled 09/02, Mon
Add/drop Period ends (CMA) 09/03, Tues
Online Class Regisration for Spring starts 11/11, Mon
Thanksgiving Holiday/ No Classes Scheduled 11/28, Thurs
Online Class Regisration for Spring ends 12/20, Fri
Classes end (CMA) 12/20, Fri
Grades must be entered into Banner by 9:00 A.M. (CMA) 12/27, Fri
   
SPRING TERM (16 Weeks) 2020
Classes begin (CMA) 01/06, Mon
Add/Drop Period ends 01/20, Mon
Martin Luther King Day of Service / No Classes Scheduled 01/20, Mon
Online Class Regisration for Summer starts 03/16, Mon
Classes end (CMA) 04/24, Fri
Online Class Regisration for Spring ends 04/24, Fri
Grades must be entered into Banner by 9:00 A.M. (CMA) 05/01, Fri
   
SUMMER TERM (4 weeks) 2020
Classes begin (CMA) 04/27, Mon
Add/drop Period ends (CMA) 05/11, Mon
Classes end (CMA) 05/22, Fri
Grades must be entered into Banner by 9:00 A.M. (CMA) 05/29, Fri

Digital Health Certificates

2019-2020

FALL TERM I (7 Weeks) 2019
Fall I Classes begin(Digital Health) 09/03, Tues
Drop/Add Period ends 09/10, Tues
Fall I Classes End 10/18, Fri
Grades must be entered into Banner by 9:00 A.M. 10/25, Fri
   
FALL TERM II (7 Weeks) 2019
Fall II Classes begin (Digital Health) 10/28, Mon
Drop/Add Period ends 11/04, Mon
On-Line Registration for Spring Semester starts 11/11, Mon
Thanksgiving Holiday begins/ No Classes Scheduled 11/28 Thurs
Fall II Classes End 12/13, Fri
On-Line Registration for Spring Semester ends 12/13, Fri
Grades must be entered into Banner by 9:00 A.M. 12/20, Fri
   
SPRING TERM (7 Weeks) 2020
Spring I Classes begin (Digital Health) 01/13, Mon
Drop/Add Period ends 01/20, Mon
Spring I Classes End 02/28, Fri
Grades must be entered into Banner by 9:00 A.M. 03/06, Fri
   
SPRING TERM II (7 Weeks) 2020
Spring II Classes begin(Digital Health) 03/09, Mon
Drop/Add Period ends 03/16, Mon
On-Line Registration for Fall Semester starts 03/16, Mon
Spring II Classes End 04/24, Fri
On-Line Registration for Spring Semester ends 04/24, Fri
Grades must be entered into Banner by 9:00 A.M. 05/01, Fri

Healthcare Diversity Leadership Certificate

2019-2020

Fall TERM (15 weeks) 2019
Classes begin (Diversity) 09/03, Tues
Add/Drop Period ends 09/17, Tues
On-line Registration for Spring Fall begins (anticipated) 11/11, Mon
Thanksgiving Holiday Break 11/28, Thurs
Classes end (Diversity) 12/13, Fri
On-line Registration for Summer/Fall ends (anticipated) 12/20, Fri
Grades must be entered into Banner by 9:00 A.M. 12/20, Fri
   
SPRING TERM (15 weeks) 2020
Classes begin(Diversity) 01/13, Mon
Holiday/ No Classes Scheduled 01/20, Mon
Add/Drop Period ends 01/27, Mon
On-line Registration for Summer/Fall Semester starts 03/09, Mon
Classes end (Diversity) 04/24, Fri
On-line Registration for Summer/Fall Semester ends 04/24, Fri
Grades must be entered into Banner by 9:00 A.M. 05/01, Fri
   
SUMMER TERM (8 weeks) 2020
Classes begin (Diversity) 05/04, Mon
Add/Drop Period ends 05/10, Mon
Holiday/ No Classes Scheduled  5/25, Mon
Classes end (Diversity) 06/26, Fri
On-line Registration for Fall ends (anticipated) 06/26, Fri
Grades must be entered into Banner by 9:00 A.M. 07/03, Fri

Perfusion & Extracorporeal Technology Certificate

2019-2020

FALL TERM (15 Weeks) 2019
New Student Orientation (Perfusion) 09/03, Tues
Classes begin (Perfusion) 09/03, Tues
Drop/Add Period ends 09/17, Tues
On-line Registration for Spring Semester begins (Perfusion) 11/04, Mon
Thanksgiving Holiday begins/ No Classes Scheduled 11/28 Thurs
Classes end(Perfusion) 12/13, Fri
Grades must be entered into Banner by 9:00 A.M. 12/20, Fri
On-Line Registration for Spring Semester ends (Perfusion) 12/20, Fri
   
SPRING TERM (15 Weeks) 2020
Classes begin(Perfusion) 01/13, Mon
Martin Luther King Day of Service / No Classes Scheduled 01/20, Mon
Add/Drop Period ends 01/27, Mon
Spring Break begins 03/02, Mon
Spring Break ends / class resume 03/09, Mon
On-line Registration for Summer/Fall begins (anticipated) 04/06, Mon
Classes end (Perfusion) 05/01, Fri
On-line Registration for Summer/Fall ends (anticipated) 05/01, Fri
Grades must be entered into Banner by 9:00 A.M. 05/08, Fri
Departmental Certificate Ceremony TBA
   
SUMMER TERM (15 weeks) 2020
Classes begin(Perfusion) 05/04, Mon
Add/Drop Period ends 05/10, Mon
Holiday/ No Classes Scheduled 05/25, Mon
Classes end (Perfusion) 08/21, Fri
On-line Registration for Fall Semester ends 08/21, Fri
Grades must be entered into Banner by 9:00 A.M. 08/28, Fri

Telehealth Facilitator Certificate

2019-2020

FALL TERM (5 Weeks) 2019
Classes begin (Telehealth) 09/16, Mon
Drop/Add Period ends 09/23, Mon
Class Ends (Telehealth) 10/20, Sun
Grades must be entered into Banner by 9:00 A.M. 11/01, Fri
   
SPRING TERM (5 Weeks) 2020
Classes begin (Telehealth) 01/13, Mon
Add/Drop Period ends 01/20, Mon
Classes end (Telehealth) 02/16, Sun
Grades must be entered into Banner by 9:00 A.M. 02/28, Fri
   
Spring 2 TERM (5 Weeks) 2020
Classes begin (Telehealth) 03/23, Mon
Add/Drop Period ends 03/30, Mon
Classes end (Telehealth) 04/26, Sun
Grades must be entered into Banner by 9:00 A.M. 05/08, Fri
   
Summer TERM (15 weeks) 2020
Classes begin (Telehealth) 06/29, Mon
Add/Drop Period ends 07/06, Mon
Classes end (Telehealth) 07/26, Sun
Grades must be entered into Banner by 9:00 A.M. 08/07, Fri

The University reserves the right to make changes
to the academic calendar as circumstances may require.

Graduation Ceremony Dates

Certified Medical Assistant Program - March 9, 2019

Perfusion & Extracorporeal Technology Program - May 9, 2019