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The Most Common Grade Given To Harvard Undergraduates Is An ‘A’

9 DEC 2013
Topic : Education News

Harvard University confirmed Tuesday that the most commonly awarded grade to undergraduate students is an “A,” seeming to support long-held suspicions of grade inflation at the Ivy League school.

The Harvard Crimson reports that the university’s Dean of Undergraduate Education told a meeting of faculty members that “The most frequently awarded grade in Harvard College is actually a straight A.”

The data used to determine this was based on information from fall 2012 and several preceding semesters, according to The Crimson.

Read the full article: Business Insider