This Week in the Voice: Grade inflation at Georgetown
In this week’s feature, assistant news editor Lara Fishbane investigates something all of us students hold close to our hearts: grade inflation at Georgetown and across the country.
According to John Q. Pierce, University registrar and assistant provost, the percentage of students who earn honor degrees has been steadily increasing. In the graduating class of 2013, 64.35 percent of the students in the SFS, 56.23 percent of the students in the College, 58.79 percent of students in the NHS, and 38.51 percent of the students in the MSB graduated with honors.