Letter grades indicating the quality of course work completed is interpreted as follows
|Numerical Scores||Letter Grade||Grade Points Per Credit|
|93 and above||A Excellent||4.0|
|90 – 92||A-||3.7|
|87 – 89||B+||3.3|
|83 – 86||B Good||3.0|
|80 – 82||B-||2.7|
|77 – 79||C+||2.3|
|73 – 76||C Average||2.0|
|70 – 72||C-||1.7|
|67 – 69||D+||1.3|
|60 – 66||D Poor||1.0|
|Below 60||F* Failure||0.0|
* Credits for courses with this grade do not apply towards graduation.
** Credits for courses with this grade do not apply towards graduation and they are not accepted in the calculation of the grade point average.
The exact cut off points for assigning letter grades is at the, discretion of individual instructor. The same applies to the assignment of + or – after a letter grade. It is meant to give more flexibility so that shades of performance can be distinguished and rewarded. The + and – has a value of 0.3 grade point.
Grade Point Average (GPA)
Students’ grade-point averages are numerical values obtained by dividing the total grade points earned by the credits attempted. Only courses’ graded A, A-, B+, B, B-, C+, C, C-, D+, D, and F are used to determine credits attempted.