GPA in Major

Fall
2000
Resolution Number: 
14.01
Contact: 
Assigned to : 
Category: 
Grading
Status: 
Completed

Whereas there is no minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) that students must achieve solely in their major courses, and

Whereas students' achievement in their majors could affect their ability to perform in the field,


Resolved that the Academic Senate explore the feasibility of setting a minimum grade point average for degrees and/or certificates in a major, and

Resolved that the Academic Senate explore the possibility of implementing a minimum GPA of "C" for courses in a major.

Status Report: 

This task was included in the recommendations of the Senate paper, "What is the Meaning of a Community College Degree?" and is being addressed by the AA Task Force.