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TOPS Award Amounts

24-25 Estimated Cost of Attendance at Louisiana Colleges (Public 4 Year)

24-25 Estimated Cost of Attendance at Louisiana Colleges (Private 4 Year)

TOPS Core Curriculum for 2018 - 2026

TOPS Tech Core Curriculum for 2018 - 2026

TOPS 5 Point Scale - The courses currently designated to be calculated on the 5.00 point scale. Beginning with students entering the 9th grade in 2014-2015 and graduating in the 2017-2018 school year and thereafter, the calculation of the TOPS Core Curriculum grade point average (GPA) will use a five- (5.00) point scale for grades earned in certain designated Advanced Placement (AP) courses; International Baccalaureate (IB) courses; Gifted courses; Dual Enrollment courses, Honors courses and Articulated courses offered for college credit by the Louisiana School for the Math, Science and the Arts used to complete the TOPS Core Curriculum. For the designated courses, five quality points will be assigned to a letter grade of “A”, four quality points will be assigned to a letter grade of “B”, three quality points will be assigned to a letter grade of “C”, two quality points will be assigned to a letter grade of “D”, and zero quality points will be assigned to a letter grade of “F”. Note that students earning credit in courses graded on the five (5.00) point scale may earn a grade point average on the TOPS Core Curriculum that exceeds 4.00.