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If you’re going into a final exam and worried about what could happen, our GPA calculator – PSU will help you do the following:

Calculate your semester, annual and cumulative GPA
Calculate what final exam mark you need to get a certain course grade
Calculate what your final grade will be if you get a certain final exam mark
Calculate your current grade for a specific course
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How to Use the PSU GPA Calculator

Make your own copy

The first step is to make your own copy.

Click below to access the PSU final grade calculator/GPA calculator:

gpa calculator psu button

On your computer: In the top left corner, click File > Make a copy.

On your phone: In the top right corner, tap the three dots > Share & export > Make a copy.

Now you have your very own, shiny Penn State GPA calculator (PSU).

A couple quick notes:

1. If you’re on your phone, we recommend downloading the google sheets app to access the GPA calculator – PSU. It’s free and is easier to use the Penn State GPA calculator this way.

Android: Google Sheets

iPhone: Google Sheets

2. We have FREE PSU Past exams and study guides to help you reach your grade and GPA goals. Check it out!

blue cell with red borders are the only cells needed to be filled in for the final grade calculator

*As a quick and general rule of thumb, you only need to fill in the blue boxes with red borders. Everything else will be automatically calculated and filled in for you!

What is my GPA?

The first tab (GPA calculator PSU) is where you can calculate your semester GPA (SGPA), your annual GPA (AGPA), and your cumulative GPA (CGPA).

gpa calculator PSU for fall and winter semesters, annual gpa, and cumulative gpa.

Add more courses as you wish!

Enter your current CGPA and the credits you earned so far.

Then enter the courses you’ve taken and what your grade was for each. You can also enter what you expect to get in your current courses and see what GPA you’ll end up with.

If you need to convert a 4.0 scale to a letter grade or vice versa, you have the PSU grading scale and GPA scale and its conversions just to the right.

PSU gpa and grading scale that shows conversions between letter grades, grade percentages, and a 4.0 scale.

Conversions are tricky but here’s a PSU Grading Scale conversion.

Scroll down and you’ll see your GPA calculations for the semester, for the year, and cumulatively with some additional encouragement!

gpa calculator PSU results

This will help you keep track of your GPA and grade goals.

What do I need on my Final Exam to get my desired grade?

In the second tab (PSU Specific Course Grade), fill in the course you want to calculate your final grade for.

cell to enter course code to specify which course you're looking at when calculating your final grade

For example, you can enter ECON 1000, MATH100 etc.

Next, fill in your current grade, desired grade, and final exam weight to calculate what you need on your final exam to get your desired grade.

the numbers you need to enter to figure out what you need on your final exam to get a certain desired grade on your course.

You just need to enter the whole number, it will convert to percentages automatically.

If you don’t know your current grade, just go to the next tab “PSU Assignments and Deliverables” at the bottom of the screen.

weight and grades needed for assignments and deliverables to calculate current grade for that course

If you have more than 10 assignments and deliverables, just group a couple of them together in the same cell.

Just fill in the assignments, midterms, and presentations you’ve done and record how much each was worth and what your mark was.

Copy and paste that current grade into the first tab and now you’ll see this.

the results shown after the user enters their desired grade, their current grade, and their final exam weight. Shows what is needed on the final exam to get a 70% in the course, motivational statement, lowest and highest possible grades, and a graph showing more possible scenarios.

The graph will change based on what your desired course grade is, so you can play around with the numbers you entered to see more scenarios!

The final grade calculator will show you what you need on your final to get a 70% in your course, the lowest and highest possible grade, a handy graph to show other possible scenarios, and some motivation to achieve your desired grade.

What will my Final Grade be if I get a certain Final Exam Mark?

Similar to calculating what you need on your final exam to get a certain grade, start by entering your current grade and final exam weight.

The difference here is that you enter your expected final exam grade rather than your desired course grade.

the numbers you need to enter to figure out what will happen to your final course grade if you get a certain final exam mark.

If you don’t know your current grade, follow the instructions in step 2 to calculate it.

Scroll down and the grade calculator will get you your results!

results from the final grade calculator that shows that if you get 50% on the final exam, the final course grade will be 70%. Shows motivational quotes, lowest and highest possible grades, and a graph to show more possible grade scenarios

This section will show what will happen to your course grade if you get a certain mark on the final exam.

Voila! Now that you’ve crunched some numbers, you know four things:

1. What you need on your final exam to get a certain grade.

2. What happens to your final grade if you get a certain final exam mark.

3. Your semester GPA (SGPA), annual GPA (AGPA), and cumulative GPA (CGPA)

4. The next time you think “I need to calculate my grade so far before my final”, you can just open up your phone and see what you need on your final quickly and easily.

All that’s left to do now is study.

Make sure you give yourself enough time to cover the material you need so you can ace that final exam!

To help you reach the final exam mark and course grade you’re aiming for, we can help with that too:

Homework Help: If you’re stuck on a question, ask it here and an expert tutor will answer it for you. The best part? It’s FREE!

Study Material: Check out the courses below for Penn State Past Exams, Study Guides, Textbook Notes, Class Notes for FREE.

Penn State (PSU) Study Material

PSU Course CodePast Exams and Study Guides
ACCTG 211View Now
ART H 111View Now
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CHEM 001View Now
CHEM 101View Now
CMLIT 143View Now
COMM 100View Now
CRIM 012View Now
CRIM 100View Now
ECON 102View Now
ECON 104View Now
EGEE 101View Now
FIN 301View Now
HDFS 129View Now
HDFS 301View Now
INART 110View Now
INART 115View Now
LING 001View Now
MATH 021View Now
MATH 026View Now
MATH 041View Now
MATH 110View Now
MATH 140View Now
MATH 141View Now
MATH 22View Now
MATH 220View Now
MATH 230View Now
MATH 231View Now
MATH 250View Now
MATH 251View Now
MATH 310View Now
MATH 311WView Now
MGMT 301View Now
MKTG 301View Now
PHYS 212View Now
PL SC 003View Now
PSYCH 100View Now
PSYCH 212View Now
RL ST 003View Now
SCM 200View Now
SOC 001View Now
SOC 023View Now
SRA 111View Now
STAT 100View Now
STAT 250View Now
THEA 100View Now

There are final exam calculators and gpa calculators out there such as rogerhub and ben eggleston, but none that checks all of the following boxes:

Calculates what final exam mark you need to get a certain course grade
Calculates what your final grade will be if you get a certain final exam mark

Calculates your semester, annual and cumulative GPA
Available offline (no internet connection needed)
Displays graphs to show all possible grade scenarios
Calculates your current grade for a specific course
Mobile-friendly (download google sheets app)
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