Academic PoliciesGradePointAverage (GPA) Calculation

Only regular grades (A, B, C, D, E) are included in the calculation of the gradepointaverage. Grade points are assigned to each regular grade as follows: 

To calculate the GPA, the unit value for each course in which a student receives one of the above grades is multiplied by the number of grade points for that grade. The sum of these products is then divided by the sum of the units.
For example, to calculate the cumulative GPA for these completed courses:
Fall:  Spring:  
BIOC 182 (5 units)  Grade: A  ANTH 195A (1 unit)  Grade: A 
SOC 101 (3 units)  Grade: A  INDV 101 (3 units)  Grade: B 
ENGL 101 (3 units)  Grade: B  
MATH 110 (4 units)  Grade: C 
Multiply the units represented by each grade by the number of points for that grade:
Grade:  Units:  Points:  Grade Points (quality points):  
A  9  x  4  =  36 grade points 
B  6  x  3  =  18 grade points 
C  4  x  2  =  8 grade points 
Total:  19 units  62 grade points 
The cumulative GPA is the sum of the grade points divided by the sum of
the units.
In this case: 62/19 = 3.263
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