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2016-2017 Catalog


Grade Point Average

Grade points measure the level of achievement for the credit hours completed. To calculate the GPA, multiply the number of grade points by the number of credit hours received for each course. Total the number of credits and the number of grade points separately. Divide the total grade points by the total credits.

A = 4 grade points

B = 3 grade points

C = 2 grade points

D = 1 grade point

F = 0 grade points

Course Credits Grade Grade Points GPA
MAT 121 College Algebra 4 cr. C (2 pts) 8 2.0
HWE 110 Fitness Condition. 2 cr. A (4 pts) 8 4.0
ENG 121 English Comp I 3 cr. B (3 pts) 9 3.0
BIO 105 Science of Biology 4 cr. B (3 pts) 12 3.0
TOTALS 13 Credits × Grade Point Total ÷Total Credits =GPA 37 2.845

Note: Credits transferred to FRCC from other institutions and developmental-level courses are not calculated in the GPA on the FRCC transcript.