full time equivalency

Full time equivalency, for FTE, is a measure of a worker's or student's level of enrollment or involvement. The status appears on the job information PeopleSoft page as one of the following:

  • Full-time — the position has an FTE of 1.00 and standard hours are 40
  • Part-time — the position has an FTE less than 1.00 and standard hours are fewer than 40

See also: benefit eligible

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