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Business Glossary Terms - Q

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Find below a glossary of terms and definitions that begin with the letter Q as it relates to business definitions.

Term Description
Quarter (Calendar) A calendar system in which the academic year consists of 3 sessions called quarters of about 12 weeks each. The range may be from 10 to 15 weeks as defined by the institution. There may be an additional quarter in the summer.
Quarter Units Earned at Graduation Average number of quarter units earned at UC to graduation. Semester units are converted to quarter units for UC Berkeley and UC Merced.