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VARIABLE NAME: COLTOTGP

DESCRIPTOR: Collegiate Total Grade Points

DEFINITION: Total collegiate grade points earned including grade points earned at other institutions as well as at USC.

VALUES: 000.00-999.99

FIELD ATTRIBUTE: N6 (with 2 decimals)

NOTE: Grade points are assigned as follows:

  • A = 4.0
    B+ = 3.5
    B = 3.0
    C+ = 2.5
    C = 2.0
    D+ = 1.5
    D = 1.0
    F = 0

SOURCE: USC INFO File

EXAMPLE:  To select students with more than 90, type COLTOTGP>90 in the WHERE statement.