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What do the grades mean?

The following grades are used for final marks:

GRADE

GRADE VALUE

A

4 . 0

A-

3.7

B+

3.3

B

3.0

B-

2.7

C+

2.3

C

2.0

C-

1.7

D

1.0

F

0

IN

Incomplete

IP

In Progress

L

Auditor

P

Passed

T

Transfer Credit

WA

Authorized withdrawal

WD

Student-initiated authorized withdrawal

WF

Unauthorized withdrawal

Y

Intermediate grade

Z

No grade

* Developmental course

F      A student may only repeat a course in which an “F” grade has been received. Both grades will remain on record and both grades will be calculated into the grade point average.

IN     Incompletes are assigned at the instructor’s discretion. Coursework must be completed within six weeks of the start of the following semester
. "IN" grades cannot become "WD".  Effective spring 2013, grades of "IN" do not affect academic standing.

IP     Indicates that a student’s master’s thesis is in progress. Replaced by a letter grade when the student ’s thesis is completed or by “F” if matriculation is not maintained.

L      Auditor (may be assigned for non-degree student only).

P/F   A “P” grade is not calculated in the scholastic average, but credit is received and recorded on the academic transcript. An “F” grade is calculated in the GPA. 

T      Transfer credit granted for a course taken at another college. A "T" grade is not calculated in the GPA.

WA  Authorized withdrawal, which may be assigned after six weeks at the instructor’s discretion, carries no penalty and does not affect GPA. This grade is a terminal grade and changes are not accepted.

WD  Student-initiated authorized withdrawal is permitted up to the sixth week and does not affect GPA. This grade is a terminal grade and changes are not accepted.

WF  Unauthorized withdrawal, which may be assigned after six weeks at the instructor’s discretion, carries a penalty and is equivalent to an “F” in the GPA. This grade is a terminal grade and changes are not accepted.

Y     Intermediate grade assigned after the first of two semesters or the first two semesters of a three-semester sequence. Will be replaced by appropriate letter grade when sequence is completed and does not affect GPA.

Z      No grade reported by instructor at grade processing deadline. Does not affect GPA.

*     Indicates developmental level course(s) not included in GPA.

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