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Tips for Improving Your GPA:

Should You Repeat a Course?

Course Credits Grade & Point Value Grade Points (credits x point value) Semester GPA (total grade points ÷ total credits) Cumulative GPA

Fall Semester

Math 1160 5 cr F (0.0) 0.0    
Writ 1120 3 cr C (2.0) 6.0    
Psy 1003 4 cr C (2.0) 8.0    
SSP 1000 1 cr B (3.0) 3.0    
Semester credits: 13 cr Semester grade pts: 17 1.307 1.307

Spring Semester without course repeat

AmIn 1120 3 cr B (3.0) 9.0   (total grade points ) total credits) 50.67 ÷ 27
Comm 1222 3 cr B- (2.67) 8.01  
Engl 1101 3 cr C (2.0) 6.0  
Rec 1202 2 cr C+ (2.33) 4.66  
Phil 1007 3 cr C (2.0) 6.0  
Semester credits: 14 cr Semester grade pts: 33.67 2.405 1.877

Spring Semester with course repeat

AmIn 1120 3 cr B (3.0) 9.0   (Fall Math 1160 not calculated into GPA) 50.01 ÷ 22
Comm 1222 3 cr B- (2.67) 8.01  
Engl 1101 3 cr C (2.0) 6.0  
Math 1160 5 cr C (2.0) 10.0  
Semester credits: 14 cr Semester grade pts: 33.01 2.357 2.273

 

Calculate your GPA with and without a course repeat (pdf version)

 

 

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