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What is your grading policy?

Grading Policy

Grading is done by the traditional method of “A” through “D” along with negative categories such as “F” (Failure), and “WF” (Withdraw Failing). The grade of “NC” has been removed from the Grading System. Grades are assigned a numerical value when determining a students Grade Point Average (GPA).

Grading System - Quality Points
 Grade  Significance Per Semester Hour
 A  Superior  4
 B  Good  3
 C  Average  2
 D  Poor  1
 F  Failure  0
 I  Incomplete  0
 W  Official Withdrawal
 AU  Audit  0
 WP  Withdraw Passing
 WF  Withdraw Failing
 CR  Credit by Proficiency Exam
 CT  Credit by Transfer
 NS  No Show

Grading Scale

The College grading scale is:

     A = 92 - 100

     B = 84 - 91

     C = 76 - 83

   *D = 68 - 75

     F = 0 - 67

*Students must make a grade of “C” or better to pass a developmental studies course (the grade of “D” is not given).

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Wilmington Campus
411 North Front Street
Wilmington, NC 28401

North Campus
4500 Blue Clay Road
Castle Hayne, NC 28429

Burgaw Center
100 East Industrial Drive
Burgaw, NC 28425

Hours of Operation
Monday-Friday: 8:00am to 5:00pm

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Cape Fear Community College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, political affiliation or age.