Computing Your Grade Point Average

To determine a grade point average, you need to know:

1. How many grade points you have earned for each course. This is done by multiplying the number of credit hours times the number of grade points for the specific grade. Refer to the Undergraduate Degree & Course Catalog: Explanation of Grades Chart to view grade points for each letter grade.

Understanding how many grade points you have earned for each course.
Course Credit Hours Attempted Grade Grade Points Grade Points Earned for Course
PSY101 3.0 B+ 3.330 9.99

2. Divide the total number of grade points earned by the total number of credit hours attempted. Repeating a Course? Refer to Undergraduate Degree & Course Catalog: Course Repeat Policy

Calculating how many grade points earned.
Course Credit Hours Attempted Grade Grade Points Grade Points Earned
ENG 105 4.0 A- 3.670 14.68
PSY 101 3.0 B+ 3.330 9.99
AAS 100 3.0 A 4.0 12.00
BIO 129 LAB 1.0 B 3.000 3.000
BIO 129 LEC 3.0 C- 1.670 5.01
MTH 121 4.0 F 0.0 0.0
Total 18   2.482 44.68

Grade Point Average: 44.68 / 18 = 2.482

Questions? Speak with an academic advisor. Refer to the Undergraduate Advising Directory.

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