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GRADING SYSTEM AND GRADE POINT AVERAGE (GPA)

Grade4 Point System
A Excellent4.0
B Good3.0
C Satisfactory2.0
D Passing1.0
F Failure0.0

The GPA is computed by dividing the total grade points earned at Midwestern State University by the total number of semester hours attempted at Midwestern State University.  A Midwestern grade point average of 2.0 is required for graduation.  The following developmental courses are included in the G.P.A.: Engl 1003 & 1013 and Math 0003 & 1003.

SAMPLE GRADE POINT AVERAGE:

ClassGradeHoursGrade Points
ENGL 1113B39
HIST 1133A312
MATH 1003C36
GEOS 1134F40
EXPH 1061A18
 Total Hours: 14 
 Total Grade Points: 31 
 Grade Point Average: 2.214 

 


ACADEMIC STANDARDS:

Total Hours Attempted
(MSU and All Others)
1 - 30
31 and above

MSU Cumulative GPA
Requirements
1.7 GPA
2.0 GPA

Failure to perform at these minimum levels will result in a student being placed on Scholastic Probation. Continued poor performance can result in Academic Suspension.  Refer to the catalog for additional information regarding SCHOLASTIC PROBATION, SUSPENSION, DISMISSAL AND LIMITS ON READMISSION.