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Oct 25, 2011 For your resume for the application process (or anything else), what is the proper rounding method for GPA? My cummulative GPA is 3. 76 so of GMAT Club Forum. GMAT Question of the Day Daily to your Mailbox; hard ones only GPA Rounding Question 1 or 2 decimal places?

& nbs In general, rounding your GPA will not make a huge difference. However, on a resume it almost always looks better to have a 3. 3 as opposed to a 3. 25 or a 3. 5 as opposed to a 3. 45. If you have a 3. 3 or lower, you may have a hard time selling yourself as a 3. 5 is generally considered to be the Really, the rules for rounding are dictated by the context. If someone is asking for your GPA verbally, and you feel like exaggerating, a 3. 45 is indeed a 3. 5. If it's on paperwork or on a website, and there are 3 boxes (2 for the decimals) for your GPA, you should put in 3.

45 instead of 3. 5 because that is the precision that fits the boxes. Your GPA is your GPA, not rounded to the next highest whole number. My GPA was important for my last" real" resume, so it is listed (along with the classes I took, also important for that position). I got the position. Is it acceptable to round your GPA on your resume? Update Cancel.

ad by Grammarly. Your writing, at its best. put the same number on your resume. Your example proves that rounding is difficult for everyone. no choice involved in rounding. You either do it or you don't. But if you round, you do it according to the established rules Jan 14, 2010 My GPA is, let's say for the sake of argument, 3. 596. For resumes that I send out on my own, outside of my school's career services channels (which do have their own rules, requiring 3 decimal places on the GPA), would it be acceptable to round my GPA to 3.

60? This week, one of my clients asked me about whether or not he should round up his GPA and also whether he should include it on his resume. I decided to turn my response into a blog post so everyone can benefit from his question. Jul 03, 2007 Resumes rounding GPAs, major GPA vs overall GPA? I rounded to one decimal point but I did not put my GPA on my resume.

When asked I provided it. Review of rules for rounding, making up Be sure to read the rules and read the FAQ before posting. Otherwise, it WILL be removed. Please tag your posts and SEARCH before posting.

GPA Rounding on Resume (self. rutgers) submitted 1 month ago by chatimusica. Ive heard yess and nos for rounding. I have a 3. 889. Should I round to 3. 89 or 3. 9? 10 comments; In general, rounding your GPA will not make a huge difference. However, on a resume it almost always looks better to have a 3.

3 as opposed to a 3. 25 or a 3. 5 as opposed to a 3. 45. However, on a resume it almost always looks better to have a 3. 3 as opposed to a 3. 25 or a 3. 5 as opposed to a 3. 45.