400-level courses may be approved for graduate credit using the Request to Enroll in Pre-approved 400 Level Courses Form (see link below) at the beginning of the semester of enrollment. 9 credits of 400-level work may be used on a program of study with program approval. Graduate credit will post the week after grades are posted at the end of the term. Only pre-approved 400-level courses may earn graduate credit (view the list by college/dept). Students enrolled in 400-level independent study or 400-level special topics WILL NOT earn graduate credit, student must enroll using 500-level independent study number.