LSAC computes Honors GPA?

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LSAC computes Honors GPA?

Postby mvonh001 » Thu Jul 18, 2013 9:30 pm

How does LSAC compute a Honors boost for UG classes?

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Re: LSAC computes Honors GPA?

Postby A. Nony Mouse » Thu Jul 18, 2013 9:33 pm

mvonh001 wrote:How does LSAC compute a Honors boost for UG classes?

I'm pretty sure it doesn't. All classes are created equal in the eyes of the LSAC GPA generator.

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Re: LSAC computes Honors GPA?

Postby ScottRiqui » Thu Jul 18, 2013 9:34 pm

mvonh001 wrote:How does LSAC compute a Honors boost for UG classes?


You mean like a 'B' in an AP high school class earning you as many grade points as an 'A' in a non-AP class? I wasn't aware that LSAC did anything like that. As far as I know, LSAC treats an "honors" course like any other - multiply the hours for the course times the grade, then go onto the next course.

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Re: LSAC computes Honors GPA?

Postby mvonh001 » Thu Jul 18, 2013 9:37 pm

ScottRiqui wrote:
mvonh001 wrote:How does LSAC compute a Honors boost for UG classes?


You mean like a 'B' in an AP high school class earning you as many grade points as an 'A' in a non-AP class? I wasn't aware that LSAC did anything like that. As far as I know, LSAC treats an "honors" course like any other - multiply the hours for the course times the grade, then go onto the next course.



Ya - exactly what i mean... Thanks for the info.



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