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Grading System and Academic Records

General Grading Policy

The grading scale used for official grades for all School of Education students—graduate, undergraduate, and non-degree—is listed in the pages below. Please note that the grades of D+, D, and D pertain only to undergraduate coursework offered in the Division of Public Safety Leadership. The grade of A+ is not assigned at any level.

Each instructor assigns grades according to his/her own system, which should be explained in the course syllabus. All students must possess acceptable written command of the English language; instructors will consider writing quality when assigning grades, and make referrals for those needing improvement in writing skills.

Grading Scale/Grade Point Average
Failure (F) Grade
Withdrawal (WD) Grade
Incomplete (I) Grade
Repeated Courses
Grade Appeals
Grade Reports, Transcripts and Academic Record Requests