Grading System - Graduate

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Grading System - Graduate

Registrar's Office
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Graduate Grading System

The following grades factor in the Grade Point Average (GPA):

Excellent A/A+ 4.00 grade points
  A- 3.67 grade points
Good B+ 3.33 grade points
  B 3.00 grade points
Minimum grade for course prerequisite and to meet graduate degree requirement
B- 2.67 grade points
Grade not acceptable toward course prerequisite or to meet graduate degree requirement
C+ 2.33 grade points
  C 2.00 grade points
  C- 1.67 grade points


0.00 grade points

The following grades are not counted in the Grade Point Average (GPA):

AU - Audit
I - Incomplete
I* - Permanent Incomplete
NC - No Credit
P - Pass: Grade of "B-" or better earned; course designated as Pass/Fail Only or Pass/Fail Oriented
PX - Passed by Examination
W - Withdrawal
WA - Administrative Withdrawal


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