Enter your course grades and units into the calculator to determine your GPA.

## GPA Calculation Formula

The following formula is used to calculate the GPA.

GPA = Total Grade Points / Total Units

Variables:

- GPA is the Grade Point Average.
- Total Grade Points is the sum of all grade points earned.
- Total Units is the sum of all units taken.

To calculate the GPA, multiply the grade point for each course by the number of units for that course, sum these values to get the total grade points, and divide by the total units.

## What is GPA Calculation?

GPA calculation is the process of determining the average performance of a student in their courses based on their grades and the number of units for each course. This average is represented as a numerical value, which is used to assess the student’s academic performance.

## How to Calculate GPA?

The following steps outline how to calculate the GPA using the given formula.

- First, determine the grade points for each course based on the grade received.
- Next, multiply the grade points by the number of units for each course.
- Sum the total grade points from all courses.
- Sum the total units from all courses.
- Divide the total grade points by the total units to get the GPA.
- Check your answer with the calculator above.

**Example Problem:**

Use the following variables as an example problem to test your knowledge.

Course 1 Grade = A, Units = 4

Course 2 Grade = B, Units = 3

Course 3 Grade = C, Units = 3

Total Grade Points = (4.0*4) + (3.0*3) + (2.0*3) = 28

Total Units = 4 + 3 + 3 = 10

GPA = 28 / 10 = 2.8

## FAQ

**1. What is a GPA?**

A GPA (Grade Point Average) is a numerical representation of a student’s average performance in their courses.

**2. How is GPA calculated?**

GPA is calculated by dividing the total grade points by the total units taken.

**3. What is a good GPA?**

A good GPA varies by institution and program, but generally, a GPA above 3.0 is considered good.

**4. How often should I calculate my GPA?**

It’s helpful to calculate your GPA at the end of each term or whenever you receive your grades to track your academic progress.

**5. Can this calculator be used for different grading scales?**

Yes, you can adjust the grade points for each course based on the grading scale used by your institution.

**6. Is the calculator accurate?**

The calculator provides an estimate of your GPA based on the inputs provided. For exact figures, itâ€™s best to consult your academic records.