3301-16-01 GPA calculation chart for alternative pathway to graduation.

Pursuant to division (B) of section 3313.615 of the Revised Code, the purpose of this chart is to designate grade point averages equivalent to letter grades as part of the alternative pathway to graduation.

Points are assigned to grades along a four point scale, ranging from zero to four. A full-letter grade change is equal to one point. Pluses and minuses raise or lower a grade point by three-tenths of one point. The chart included in this rule illustrates the full scale.

Note: Pursuant to the requirements of section 3313.615 of the Revised Code, the grades listed in this chart are subject to a 4.0 scale. As a result, for the purpose of this rule, grades are not weighted for the type of course taken by the student.


Letter grade to grade point conversion


Letter grade Grade point Letter grade Grade point


A+ 4.0 C+ 2.3

A 4.0 C 2.0

A- 3.7 C- 1.7

B+ 3.3 D+ 1.3

B 3.0 D 1.0

B- 2.7 D- 0.7

F 0


Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 10/13/2016 and 10/13/2021
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 3301.07, 3313.615
Rule Amplifies: 3313.615
Prior Effective Dates: 5/26/07