All University of Reston Graduate School students must maintain a minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or as required by the student’s specific program of study.
The cumulative grade point average includes all graduate-level courses attempted at the University of Reston.
Specifically, The University of Reston requires each student to satisfactorily complete all required courses in their respective program with a minimum GPA of 3.0 for a total 36 credit hours before their MBA, MCS or MSIS degree will awarded.
The University of Reston uses a system of letter grades that can be converted into their numerical equivalents in order to precisely evaluate student performance and progress:
|Letter Grade||Numeric Grade||Letter Grade||Numeric Grade|
|A||4.0 – 3.9||C||2.1 – 1.9|
|A-||3.8 – 3.5||C –||1.8 – 1.5|
|B+||3.4 – 3.2||D +||1.4 – 1.2|
|B||3.1 – 2.9||D||1.1 – 1.0|
|B-||2.8 – 2.5||F||0.0|
|C+||2.4 – 2.2|