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 How To Calculate GPA 

 

SPOTLIGHT

Step 1:
List all of your courses

Step 2:
List the grade you earned in each of your courses

Step 3:
Using the scale below list the number of quality points associated with the grade you earned in each of your courses
(i.e. A=4; B=3; C=2; D=1; F=0)

Step 4:
List the number of credit hours associated with each of your courses

Step 5:
Multiply the number quality points for each grade you earned (column 3) by the number credit hours attempted (column 4)

Step 6:
Total the number of quality points you have earned

Step 7:
Total the number of credit hours you have attempted

Step 8:
Divide the total the number of quality points by the total number of credit hours you attempted to obtain your GPA

 
1 2 3 4 5
Course Title Grade Quality Points Credit Hours Total Quality Points
CPSC 14 110 01 B 3 × 3 = 9
ENGL 24 101 06 A 4 × 3 = 12
INDS 98 101 45 C 2 × 1 = 2
PSYC 70 105 07 B 3 × 3 = 9
PESM 61 141 01 D 1 × 1 = 1
COMM 13 115 01 F 0 × 3 = 0
Totals: 14 33
 
 
    33 ÷ 14 = 2.36
   

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