Biology Department Grading Guidelines

In conjunction with the College’s system, the Biology Department has established the following numerical equivalents to be used in grade assignment:

 Numerical equivalent

Grade

Description

Points

94-100

A

Superior

4.0

90-93

A-

 

3.7

87-89

B+

 

3.3

84-86

B

Above Average

3.0

80-83

B-

 

2.7

77-79

C+

 

2.3

70-77

C

Average

2.0

67-69

D+

 

1.3

60-67

D

Below Average

1.0

Less than 60

F

Failure (also used by the Nursing, Allied, Rehabilitative Health and Dental Health Departments when a student fails the clinical component of any course)

0.0

 

   

 

I

Incomplete Work (temporary grade used only when a student has not completed all required work because of extenuating circumstances. )

0.0

 

W

Official Withdrawal (used when a student officially withdraws from a course during weeks three (3) through ten (10) or two-thirds the length of the course.

0.0

 

WP

Unofficial Withdrawal, Passing (used when a student unofficially withdraws from a course at any point in the course and has a passing grade.)

0.0

  WF Unofficial Withdrawal, Failing (used when a student unofficially withdraws from a course at any point in the course and has a failing grade.)

0.0

 

NA

Unofficial Withdrawal, No Assessment (used when a student unofficially withdraws from a course before the instructor has made any academic assessment.

0.0

   

 

 

 

                          

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Last updated: February 09, 2010

 

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