Calculating Your Grade Point Average

Add the hours you have attempted for a grade in the semester. Then figure the point value of your grades by multiplying the point value of the grade by the number of hours in the course. Divide the number of points by the number of hours; this is your term GPA

Course

Hours

 

Grade

 

Points

ENG 111

3

x

C (2.00)

=

6.0

PSY 111

4

x

B (3.00)

=

12.0

SPN 101

4

x

B (3.00)

=

12.0

BIO 115

4

x

B+ (3.30)

=

13.2

EDT 110R

2

x

A (4.00)

=

8.0

TOTAL

17

 

 

 

51.2

51.2 divided by 17 = 3.01 GPA

To figure your cumulative GPA, divide total points for all terms by the total number of credit hours you attempted for a grade. Grade point averages are truncated to the second decimal place.

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