Grade reports are not mailed. Students may access their academic performance notification, midterm and final grades through Self Service. Students may also access their unofficial transcript by accessing Self Service.
Only final grades are recorded on the student’s permanent record and included in the grade point average (GPA).
Evaluation of student achievement in each course is made in relation to the attainment of the specific objectives of a course. At the beginning of a course, the instructor will distribute a syllabus explaining the objectives and the basis upon which grades are determined. The Grading Schemes used by Middlesex College, include the following:
Academic Performance Notification
Satisfactory academic standing
Unprepared for class
Failing paper, quiz, test
Mid-Term Grading Scheme
Below average achievement
Failure to meet course objective
Final Grading Scheme
0.0 Credit by exam
0.0 Grade required
Incomplete work to be made up within one week from the end of the semester or by special arrangement of the department. An “I” grade is temporary and will be changed to an “F” if make-up work is not accomplished in a timely fashion.
0.0 Course in progress – grade has not been assigned
Transfer credit from another institution
Withdrawal from course
Any grade preceded by a “Q” is for credit equivalent course and does not count in the cumulative grade point average.