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Pass with Distinction
Beginning with the class of 2007,
an honors designation will be determined by averaging all grades in the
be selected for honors recognition. This designation will be noted on
their transcripts and in the MSPE (Dean's letter). The current policy
is that honors are to be calculated by the top 20% rank in all courses
end of 2 years. All courses use the same 0 - 100 grading system. The unweighted
rankings are combined to give a class rank for the purpose of determining
This honors designation will be eliminated from the pass/fail grading system effective with the Class of 2011 (approved by the Curriculum Committee March 9, 2006).
Distinction in Research
Distinction in Research is awarded at the time of graduation for those students meeting the criteria established by the Associate Dean for Research.