Penn State Mark

Grade-Point Average

A student's grade-point average (GPA) is the weighted mean value of all grade points earned by enrollment in a course at Penn State. This calculation determined by policy 51-30, 51-50.

Two grade-point averages are computed:

  • Semester GPA - Courses completed for the specific semester.
  • Cumulative GPA - All courses completed while at Penn State.
Grade
Grade Point
A 4.00
A- 3.67
 B+ 3.33
B 3.00
 B- 2.67
 C+ 2.33
C 2.00
D 1.00
F 0.00