2019-2020 Academic Catalog

Credit Definitions

Attempted The total number of credits in which a student has registered in a semester or on a cumulative basis. 
Earned The total number of credits completed with a progress grade in a semester or on a cumulative basis.
Passed The total number of credits earned that do not factor into a semester or cumulative GPA.
Quality The total number of credits earned that factor into a semester or cumulative GPA.
Points The total number of grade points earned in a semester or on a cumulative basis.

The following table indicates each grade variant at LDSBC with its equivalent grade points:

4.0 
A- 3.7 
B+ 3.4 
B 3.0
B- 2.7
C+ 2.4
C 2.0
C- 1.7
D+ 1.4
D 1.0
D- 0.7
E 0.0
UW 0.0
P *
I
IP *
W *
NR *
CR *
NC *
V **

* Does not affect the GPA calculation, but may impact Satisfactory Academic progress.

** Does not affect the GPA calculation, does not impact Satisfactory Academic Progress, and does not appear on the official transcript.