Grading—Graduate

The college operates on a quality-point alpha grading system for the graduate programs as follows:

Grade/ Symbol Numeric Range Quality Points
A 95–100 4.00
A- 90–94 3.66
B+ 87–89 3.33
B 84–86 3.00
B- 80–83 2.66
C+ 77–79 2.33
C 74–76 2.00
F <74 0.00
P N/A 0.00
I N/A 0.00
W N/A 0.00
WF N/A 0.00
TC N/A 0.00
AU N/A 0.00
IP N/A 0.00

At the end of each course, a student's grades will be posted on CIA Main Menu. A student who feels there has been a grading error should immediately contact the instructor, who may authorize a Grade Correction Form to correct the error.