A Regression Analysis of Criminology Board Examination Performance (2001-2006)

Dyesebel L. Chinayo, MAEd
Rose Marie C. Detran, MS Crim


The study investigates whether or not college grade point average (GPA) can predict performance of UB Criminology graduates in the board examination. All criminology graduates from SYs 2001 – 2006 who took the Criminology Board Examination were included in the study. Findings show that GPA is correlated to Criminology board examination. 26.3% of the success in criminology board examination performance is attributed to the GPA.

Source: UB Research Journal, Vol. XXXII, No. 1, January – June 2008