The "combined" GPA will be used in determining financial aid eligibility.
The "combined" GPA will be used in determining athletic eligibility.
For the purpose of increasing mastery in a course when such is necessary for successful
performance in a subsequent course or for the purpose of increasing the grade point
average (and only for these purposes) institutions may permit students to repeat courses
in which their final grades are C or lower.
Thus, in computing the grade point average, the question of how to count repeat courses
must be specifically addressed in the catalog or bulletin of each institution, and courses
may not be repeated more than twice (three attempts) unless the grades in the third and
subsequent attempts are used in calculating the quality point average.
Students may be permitted to repeat a course in which a grade of B or higher was earned
only with the approval of the chief academic officer as an exception to this policy.
The minimum quality point average required to achieve the associate degree is 2.0.
In addition, a student who fails during any term to attain a cumulative GPA at or
above the level indicated below for the credit hours attempted will be placed on
academic probation for the subsequent term.
Required Semester System Cumulative Hours Attempted GPA
0-14 No minimum
14.1 - 26.0 1.0
26.1 - 40.0 1.4
40.1 - 48.0 1.7
48.1 - 56.0 1.9
56.1 - and above 2.0
At the end of the next term of enrollment, a student on academic probation who has
failed to attain either the above cumulative standard or a 2.0 GPA for that term will
be suspended for a minimum of one term. The summer term may not be counted as