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Everything You Need to Know About Your College GPA

Grade Point Average (GPA) is a summary of what you score in your courses. It shows how high or low your grades are, or if you are merely an average student.

Academics

From Sinking To Strutting: How To Save Your GPA

Tweet So you tanked the first couple of years in college, or maybe just one semester, and now you’re panicking at the thought of not graduating.  Don’t stress.  With a

Academics Featured

Failed Class: Now What?!

Failure can be devastating especially when it involves a failed college grade.

Campus News

Tiny Utah College Has 23 Athletes at Sochi

Talk about student-athletes — tiny Westminster College in Salt Lake City, Utah, claims 23 students as members of the 2014 US Winter Olympic team.

Study Tips

New Study Habits for the New Year

Are you satisfied with your academic progress? Specifically, are your grades where you want them to be? Let’s face it: students with a high grade point average (GPA) stand a better chance of landing a job or receiving grad school acceptance than those with average scores.

Personal Advice

7 Timely Tips for College Seniors

College seniors have much to consider over the next several months as they wind down their collegiate years. Soon, you’ll be walking up on the stage, receiving your degree, and turning your tassel.

Academics

How to Speed Up the College Completion Process

The typical college student is no longer the 18- to 24-year-olds that finished high school and immediately went on to college. Today’s college students are a diverse lot and include military veterans, stay-at-home mothers, business folk, and others.

Personal Advice

College Freshmen: How to Make the Most of Your First Year

Few students register for college with the intent to fail or drop out. Unfortunately, by the end of your freshman year, one in three of your first-year classmates will quit according to US News and World Reports.

Academics

Flunking Out: How to Stay in College

Because of your dismally low grade point average, you have received notification from your college advisor that you must pull up your grades or risk getting booted out of college.

Education Tips

College Seniors: Life Beyond Academia

College students approaching their final year of undergraduate studies have much to consider. A year from now and you may be looking for work, gainfully employed or turning your attention to graduate school.

Education Tips

Why Summer Classes Can Rock Your World

Tweet Summer classes can rock your world by having a profound impact on your studies. These days students have many options available to them for acquiring college credit. If you

Academics

How to Improve Your Grade Point Average

Tweet Still, even if you are nearing the end of your undergraduate studies there are ways you can improve your GPA effectively. 1. Repeat the course. That “D” grade you