Grade Point Average (GPA)

Grade Point Averages are calculated by dividing grade points earned by the credit hours attempted. The following is an example of a grade point avearage computation:

Credit Hours Attempted Times (X) Grade Equals
(=)
Grade Points Earned
5 X 3.0 = 15.0
3 X 4.0 = 12.0
4 X 2.0 = 8.0
5 X 1.0 = 5.0
1 X 0.0 = 0.0
18       40.0

Divide 40.0 by 18 to calculate a grade point average of 2.22.