Lincoln College

Undergraduate Catalog 2013-1014: Lincoln College

Explanation of Grades

Grades are used to indicate the quality of work or level of proficiency achieved by individual stu­dents. A student’s grade point average (GPA) is determined by dividing the total number of earned points by the total number of semester hour credits for which the student has been enrolled. Each faculty member is responsible for informing students of the policies and standards upon which course grades will be based.

Grades for all students are reported to the Office of the Registrar at the close of each semester. Letter grades are used as follows: