Apprenticeship Grades and Records

Starting in Fall 2014, apprenticeship grades are recorded on the University transcript using percentages. Grade point values are assigned to distinct ranges of percentage grades as follows:

Apprenticeship Grading System

Percentage Grade Grade Points
90-100 4.33
85-89 4.00
80-84 3.67
76-79 3.33
72-75 3.00
68-71 2.67
64-67 2.33
60-63 2.00
56-59 1.67
50-55 1.00
0-49 0.00
W n/a (Withdrawn)

The Apprenticeship Grading System is used only for reporting outcomes of apprenticeship levels. For reference purposes, a letter grade can be calculated by converting the percentage grade to a letter grade using the Standard Grading System defined in Policy AC4, Student Evaluation and Grading.

SkilledTradesBC Reporting

Apprenticeship level outcomes are reported to SkilledTradesBC. Depending on the trade and level, outcomes reported on the KPU transcript may include Standard Level Exam results.

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