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*How to Calculate Your Grade Point Average (GPA)*
Your grade point average (GPA) is calculated by dividing the total amount
of grade points earned by the total amount of credit hours attempted. Your
grade point average may range from 0.0 to a 4.0.
For example:
A = 4.00 grade points
A = 3.70 grade points
B+ = 3.33 grade points
B = 3.00 grade points
B = 2.70 grade points
C+ = 2.30 grade points
C = 2.00 grade points
C = 1.70 grade points
D+ = 1.30 grade points
D = 1.00 grade points
D = 0.70 grade points
WF/F=0 grade points
P/NP (Pass/No Pass) courses are not factored in the student's GPA
I (Incompletes) and W (Withdrawals) do not receive grade points and do not
have an effect on the GPA
*Example Student Transcript*
Course
Credit Hours
Grade
Grade Points
Biology
Biology Lab
English 101
Mathematics
3
1
3
3
A
B
C
F
12
3
6
*10 Total Credit Hours Attempted*
*21 Total Grade Points *
To get the example student's GPA, the total grade points are divided by the
total credit hours attempted.
*Total Grade Points *
*Total Credit Hours Attempted *
_divided by _
21
10
= 2.10
You can total your current semester courses and credits with our online GPA
Calculator (above).
See AlsoTo calculate your cumulative G.P.A., total the credit hours and
then the grade
Source: www.back2college.com/gpa.htm
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Unfortunately there is no universal way to calculate grade point average
(GPA). Indeed, GPA calculation methods vary by country and by institution,
as some give extra points for honors classes and some weight score by
units. However, this article attempts to describe the basics, along with
two of the more common GPA calculation methods, so that you can at least
get a fair idea in your own case.
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GPA Calculation Help
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GPA by Credits Cheat Sheet
Simple GPA Calculation
1. 1
*Find a grading scale, usually a four pointer*. Most schools in the United
States use a fourpoint scale where A = 4, B = 3, C = 2, D = 1, and F = 0.
If you’re unsure what your school uses, try asking your or an
administrator. In some places, for example, an A+ is worth more than a
regular A, in which case every point in the gradebook counts.
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*Collect the most recent grades you can by asking your teacher or an office
administrator*. You might also be able to figure out what grades you've
received by going back over your marked projects, assignments, tests, etc.
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*Record the point value for each grade*. Write down the correct point value
next to each
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