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In the 'Educational History' section of the online graduate application - it requires me to enter an overall grade point average (GPA). However, the institution I attended does not grade based on any credit point system, or use grade point averages (GPA)/ 4.0 grading scale. What should I enter?

The graduate admissions office is aware of the different grading systems/methods of evaluating student work that exist at institutions both within and outside of the United States. For submitting purposes you may indicate 0.0 or N.A for the overall grade point average (GPA).

*Please note: The overall grade point average (GPA) is only required for the 'Undergraduate School' (first space), as it is in red text accompanied with a blue asterisk. For the rest of the institutions entered in the Educational History section, the overall grade point average (GPA) is not required.

 

In the 'Educational History' section of the online graduate application - it requires me to enter an overall grade point average (GPA). However, my transcript consists primarily of comprehensive narrative evaluations in lieu of grades for successfully completed courses. Therefore, no grade point average (GPA) or class rank appears on the transcript either. What should I enter?

The graduate admissions office is aware of the different grading systems/methods of evaluating student work that exist at institutions both within and outside of the United States. For submitting purposes you may indicate 0.0 or N.A for the overall grade point average (GPA).

*Please note: The overall grade point average (GPA) is only required for the 'Undergraduate School' (first space), as it is in red text accompanied with a blue asterisk. For the rest of the institutions entered in the Educational History section, the overall grade point average (GPA) is not required.

 

I am applying to the MFA in Art Studio and in the 'Supplemental Section'  it requires me to enter the credits and the average grade point average (GPA) obtained for the Studio Art and Art History classes taken. However, the institution I attended does not grade based on any credit point system, or use grade point averages (GPA)/ 4.0 grading scale. What should I enter?

The graduate admissions office is aware of the different grading systems/methods of evaluating student work that exist at institutions both within and outside of the United States. For submitting purposes you may assign three (3) credits to a course that meets half an academic year, and six credits (6) to a course that meets an entire academic year.

 

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