Grading Scale

CDU uses a numerical system of grading, with pluses or minuses. Course grades are determined as follows:

Numerical Grade Letter Grade Quality Point
98 - 100 A+
4.25
93 - 97 A
4.0
90 - 92 A-
3.75
87 - 89 B+
3.5
83 - 86 B
3.0
80 - 82 B-
2.75
77 - 79 C+
2.5
73 - 76 C
2.0
70 - 72 C-
1.75
65-69 D
1.0
Below 65 F
0

 

Other Grading Terms

W Withdrawn after the 5 day period initiated by student: some assignments turned in
P Pass
P* Pass and noncredit final seminar paper received
NP Not Pass
Au Audit





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Former Executive Director
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