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Sixty-three Thomas Nelson Community College students who are enrolled in the TRiO Program earned 3.0 or above grade point averages (GPAs) in fall 2008. Of that figure, 18 students achieved perfect GPAs of 4.0 marking another successful chapter in program’s brief history at TNCC.
Also among the 63 students, 20 had GPAs of 3.5 or greater and 25 earned GPAs ranging from 3.0 to 3.49, according to Virginia Keithley, TNCC’s TRiO director. Further, 80 percent of fall 2007 students in TRiO at TNCC returned to begin classes in fall 2008.