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Grade Point Average

Scope Note: 
A measure of scholastic achievement in several subjects or courses obtained by dividing the sum of the total grade points by the total number of hours of course work (Note: Prior to Mar80, the instruction "Grade Average, USE Class Average" was carried in the Thesaurus)
Category: Measurement
Broader Terms
Grades (Scholastic)
Narrower Terms
Use this term instead of
Grade Average
Quality Point Ratio
Related Terms
Academic Standards
Class Rank
Grade Inflation
Grade Prediction
Added to ERIC: 7/1/1966