Blackboard (Faculty) - Grade Center: Download the Grade Center

This document provides an overview of how to download the Grade Center.

There are multiple reason you may wish to download the Grade Center:
  1. Keep as a backup for reference (if you don't have access to Blackboard or the internet).
  2. For record keeping of grades after the semester is completed.
  3. To manually configure grades with formulas in Excel and upload back to Blackboard.

Access the Grade Center

  1. From the Control Panel, click on Grade Center.
  2. Click Full Grade Center.
  3. Hover your mouse over the "Work Offline" button in the upper right corner.
  4. Click Download.
  5. From the "Data" section, determine if you wish to download
    1. The Full Grade Center  - use this option especially for Grade Center backups and record keeping
    2. Selected Column - if you wish to download only one column. Student data columns will be included.
    3. User Information Only - this is a good option if you wish a printable roster
  6. From the "Options" section, accept the defaults
  7. From the Save Location, accept the default of "My Computer."
  8. Click Submit.
  9. Click the Download button and save the file to your computer. You may save the file with a new name.
  10. Open the file using Microsoft Excel.

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Keywords:blackboard, black board, bb, Grade Center, gradecenter, grade, grading, download, grade book, gradebook   Doc ID:55860
Owner:Laura M.Group:Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Created:2015-09-02 11:40 CDTUpdated:2017-07-18 15:32 CDT
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