Polices and Procedures

Board Bylaw:   
Policy Number:  6.0600
Subject Area:  Instruction 
Approved Date: 11 /15/2007

The college awards credit based on semester hours. The following letter grades and grade points will be used in awarding grades and to compute grade point averages:


Grade                          Description                     Grade Point

A                                  Excellent                                 4

B                                  Good                                       3

C                                 Average                                  2

D                                 Below Average                       1

F                                  Failure                                     0

I                                   Incomplete

S                                  Satisfactory

W                                 Withdrawal

AU                               Audit

CR                               Credit (awarded through testing/portfolio evaluation

Adult Education and Community Education

Grade              Description (zero grade points)

P                      Pass – Satisfactory Completion

N                     No Pass – Unsatisfactory Completion beyond Mid-Term

W                     Withdrawal – Student stops attending prior to Mid-Term

Replaces Grading System Policy 3.40
Approved November 15, 2007; July 1, 1993