How many hours are classified as part time?

Answer According to the U.S. Department of Labor, the distinction between full- and part-time employment is left up to individual employers. However, there are a few guidelines: the Bureau of Labor Statis... Read More »

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How many hours are part-time work hours in Arizona?

Arizona is subject to the federal Fair Labor Standards Act, which does not define hours necessary for full-time or part-time employment. The number of hours for a part-time position is at the discr... Read More »

How many hours are part time work hours in Arizona?

Neither Arizona nor the U.S. Department of Labor has an official definition of a part-time or full-time work week. Instead, the employer makes the distinction. In most cases, work weeks less than 3... Read More »

How many hours a day is part time?

The United States Fair Labor Standards Act does not define full- or part-time work. By convention, however, it is understood to be less than 35 hours a week, regardless of the number of hours a day... Read More »

How many hours is a part time student?

Anything less than full time status is part time. Typically, colleges and universities recognize 12 credit hours or more as full time. Half time is six or less, with the exception of the spring/sum... Read More »