Definitions for "Developmental Courses"
Keywords:  math, cumulative, count, qvcc, rdg
Courses at the "0" level (0300, 0301, 0600, etc.) are developmental courses and do not count toward the 124 hour minimum for graduation; nor do grades received count in the cumulative grade point average.
Developmental Courses may be recommended for students who have recognized needs in a particular area of study. Students will receive a grade for a developmental course. The grade will be counted in the cumulative index, but the credits earned will not be applicable to any degree program.
Courses designed to help student achieve the minimum standards set by the Texas Success Initiative (TSI). Developmental courses are listed with either a “031” or “032” course number and do not count toward the hours needed for graduation.