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What is the conversion factor used to convert quarter hours to semester hours?

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The conversion factor between quarter hours and semester hours is 1.5:

Example: 15 quarter-hours are equivalent to 10-semester hours: Quarter hours/1.5 = Semester hours (15/1.5 = 10) or;

Example: 10-semester hours are equivalent to 15-quarter hours: 1.5 X Semester hours = Quarter hours (1.5 X 10 = 15)

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