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  School of Public Health 2018-2020 Academic Policies and Procedures Grading System  

Grading System

A student receives a point grade in each course, except those evaluated on a pass/fail basis. No more than 9 credits may be graded pass/fail (including credits related to practicum but excluding dissertation research), can be applied to the M.P.H. and doctoral degree programs; and no more than 6 credits to the M.S. degree.

See the Academic Standing policy for more information about minimum cumulative grade-point average (GPA), the minimum number of credits earned bearing less than a B, and performance in required courses.

Letter Grades

Other Grades

A =

AU =
A- =

INC* =
B+ =

P =
B =

F =Fail
B- =

IP =Incomplete Passing
C+ =

T =Transfer Credit
C =

W =Withdrawn
F =

NC =No Credit/Not Graded

*Course instructors may assign a grade of INC (Incomplete) if work required by the end of a course has not been completed due to extenuating circumstances.
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