GPA Converter

List of Common GPA Conversions

Letter Grade Percent Grade 4.0 GPA Scale
A+ 97–100 4.0
A 93–96 4.0
A- 90–92 3.7
B+ 87–89 3.3
B 83–86 3.0
B- 80–82 2.7
C+ 77–79 2.3
C 73–76 2.0
C- 70–72 1.7
D+ 67–69 1.3
D 65–66 1.0
F Below 65 0.0

Is a 3.6 GPA Good?

A 3.6 GPA is far above the national average of a 3.0 GPA. By any standard, a 3.6 GPA is high. Still, the closer you can get to a 4.0, the more you will stand out from your classmates.

For high school students

Any institution of higher learning will notice a 3.6 GPA. A GPA this high shows colleges and universities that you are ambitious and take your studies seriously.

For college students

Graduate programs usually require a GPA of at least a 2.5, so with a 3.6 GPA, you are ready to apply almost anywhere. A 3.6 GPA will make you an excellent contender in the job market if you choose to enter the workforce.

How Can I Raise My GPA?

When your GPA is this high, every little thing counts. To raise it, you can’t afford to make any mistakes. There are plenty of ways to stay ahead.

  • Make a schedule and plan times to study and go back over assignments.

  • Don’t get complacent—keep working hard.

  • Focus more on classes in which you’re having the most trouble.

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