Saturday, March 13, 2010

Nerd News: 70 Years of College Grade Inflation


More here and here with commentary.


Brian J. Dunn said...

I notice a decline in grades at the right side of the graph.

I assume that's the Minerva Effect of MM handing out grades to her undergrads in recent history! :-)

Mad Minerva said...

A girl does what she can!

lumpy said...

I didn't expect private schools to lead the charge in grade inflation. I wonder what happened around 1955 and 1975.

The commentary at is excellent.