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grade point

n.
A point assigned to a course credit, as in a university, that corresponds to the letter grade made in a course.

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n.
a numerical equivalent of a letter grade that is multiplied by the number of credits for the course taken.
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Noun1.grade point - a numerical value assigned to a letter grade received in a course taken at a college or university multiplied by the number of credit hours awarded for the course
mark, score, grade - a number or letter indicating quality (especially of a student's performance); "she made good marks in algebra"; "grade A milk"; "what was your score on your homework?"
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Honors students at Sussex County Community College can pursue a bachelor's degree at Drew University after earning an associate degree at Sussex, if they achieve a cumulative grade point average of 3.50 or higher.
Students who attempt 12 graded credits during a fall or spring semester and earn a grade point average of 3.5 or higher earn Dean's List honors.
She is also the youngest Indian to complete Electrical Electronics Engineering (EEE) in the standard of 10+2+4 pattern at the age of 16, securing 8.85 Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) and was the topper in the final semester with 9.5 CGPA for which she received a merit certificate and gold medal winner.
Students to benefit the exchange program at Cuttington University under the agreement must have a minimum grade point average of 2.00 and sufficient academic preparation in the pre-nursing courses and skill required.
Out of the 228 students who appeared for the exams from Indian School Salalah, 56 students secured the cumulative grade point average of 10 by securing (A1) in five subjects.
Islamabad -- Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) will convert its academic results' marking system into grade point average (GPA) and cumulative grade point average (CGPA), says a press release issued here on Wednesday.
The intervention, a brief writing exercise about why a value the student selected (e.g., friendship) is important to him or her, resulted in a 40 percent decrease in the racial grade point average gap in the year of administration (Cohen, Garcia, Apfel, & Master, 2006), as well as long-term increases in the grade point averages of African American students (Cohen, Garcia, Purdie-Vaughns, Apfel, & Brzustoski, 2009).
Several schools reported good results with hundreds of students scoring the maximum 10-point cumulative grade point average (CGPA).
Researchers surveyed more than 500 students who allowed them to match their grade point averages with their levels of phone use.
Students whose grade point average is 3.67 or higher are named to the dean's list.
If your son attends college and is assigned a first-semester roommate who drinks alcohol, a recent study shows that his grade point is likely to suffer.