Zhejiang University Credit Transfer Information Full-time credit load (undergraduate) Credits equal the number of teaching hours per week (usually between 12 and 18). For example, if the course is 3 teaching hours per week, it equals 3 credits. Class credits typically range from 2 – 4. When planning, keep in mind that a 12 credit minimum is required by the University of Montana. Usually, local students enroll for 4 to 6 courses (equivalent to 12 -18 credits.) Grade conversion Grade conversion China Grade Rating U.S./UM Equivalent 85-100 5 Excellent A 75-84 4 Good B 60-74 3 Average/Fair C 0-59 2 Fail F Upper division Upper division credit may be granted upon approval by your advisor/department chair upon your return to The University of Montana. Save your coursework and class syllabi to earn such approval.