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what does "GPA w/o" mean?

Discussion in 'Pre-Dental' started by sloken, Jun 3, 2008.

  1. sloken

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    AADSAS just verified my GPA's and for the life of me, I can't figure out why there are two sets of Quality points and GPA (one with "w/o" listed beside it). I would have thought it meant "without", but without what? That guess doesnt seem to make sense.
     
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    W/O the plus/minus system
     
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    in other words, an A+ or A- gets changed to an A, and so on.
     
  5. jigabodo

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    Just to add: if your school doesn't use the +/- system, your GPA and GPA without would be the exact same GPA.
     
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    ahhhhhh ok. thanks for the speedy reply. Any idea whether that "w/o" GPA gets considered at all?
     
  7. jigabodo

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    Both will probably get looked at. They are both there for a reason, imho.
     
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    Jig!

    That's three times this week now you've had to say that same line (or relatively close to it). We need to make you your own sticky or something!
     
  9. jigabodo

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    Hahaha. Looks like I've been watched closely.

    Anyways, I guess I need to make up new ways of saying things. ;)
     
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    No, no... That's not it at all. I'm more commenting on the fact that you've had to repeat yourself so many times on all of the repeated threads.

    I've been trying hard to get in an answer a lot of these application questions being asked this month (as have you), but usually get beat to the punch by you. Thats why I know when someone asks tomorrow "which GPA do schools look at more," you'll tell them they're both there for a reason.

    Good work and keep it up!
     

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