Academic Policies & Procedures


Degree Requirements: Grade Point Average

Quality points are assigned for purposes of determining the cumulative grade point average (GPA), as follows: A+ or A 4 credit points; A- 3.7; B+ 3.3; B 3; B- 2.7; C+ 2.3; C 2; C– 1.7; D+ 1.3; D 1.0; D- 0.7; and F 0. No points are assigned for grades of I (Incomplete), S (Satisfactory), P (Pass), or W (Withdrawal).

A minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 is required for the baccalaureate degree. In addition, a minimum GPA of 2.0 is required for all courses completed in the major area and in the minor area. Baccalaureate degrees for teacher education majors in Health Education—Secondary Teacher Preparation and Teacher Preparation-All Grade Kinesiology require a 2.5 minimum cumulative GPA. A 2.5 minimum GPA is also required for these majors in all courses completed in the certification subject area and for all professional education courses.

Completion of ENG-W 131 (3 cr.) or equivalent with a minimum grade of C– is a general requirement of all students in the school.

Note: Although course work may be transferred to Indiana University from another institution, only the grades earned in courses taken at Indiana University will be used to compute a student's grade point average.

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