How do I earn credits at CIS?
Credits are earned on a standard based grading scale.
What is standards based grading?
The description of mastery level communicates the level of understanding the student has of the course outcome (standard). Grades are correlated to the student's mastery level.
There is a requirement regarding how many productive hours are required to earn credits. The productive hours are measured by the amount of work completed. The percentage of work completed correlates to the amount of credits earned.