Credit for International Baccalaureate (IB) Program

This information was updated in spring 2020 and is effective beginning in fall 2020. 

Exam Title 1Level Score Units 2TUG Credit Awarded 3PR Credit Awarded
Biology HL 5, 6, 7 4 BIOL 101 Natural Science PRBI 101 Natural Science
Business Management HL 5, 6, 7 3 Non-General Education elective Non-General Education elective
Chemistry HL 5, 6, 7 4 CHEM 101 Natural Science or CHEM 151 General Chemistry I PRCH 101 Natural Science
Classical Languages SL, HL 5, 6, 7 6 LTN 200 and LTN 201, or GRKB 200 and GRKB 201, General Education credit for Foreign Language proficiency Non-General Education elective
Computer Science HL 5, 6, 7 6 Non-General Education elective Non-General Education elective
Dance HL 5, 6, 7 3 General Education credit for Humanities: Fine Arts General Education credit for Humanities: Fine Arts
Design Technology HL 5, 6, 7 6 Non-General Education elective Non-General Education elective
Economics HL 5, 6, 7 3 ECON 250 PRBA 250
Environmental Systems and Societies SL 5, 6, 7 3 General Education credit for Natural Science General Education credit for Natural Science
Film HL 5, 6, 7 3 CINE 160, General Education credit for Fine Arts General Education credit for Fine Arts
Further Mathematics HL 5, 6, 7 3 General Education credit for Quantitative Literacy, 3 units of elective credit towards the Mathematics Major (General Track) General Education credit for Quantitative Literacy
Geography HL 5, 6, 7 3 HIST 210 Non-General Education elective
History HL 5, 6, 7 3 General Education credit for History General Education credit for History
Information Technology in a Global Society HL 5, 6, 7 3 Non-General Education elective Non-General Education elective
Language A: Language and Literature HL 5, 6, 7 3 ENGL 111, General Education credit for Literature PREN 111, General Education credit for Literature
Language A: Literature HL 5, 6, 7 3 ENGL 111, General Education credit for Literature PREN 111, General Education credit for Literature
Language ab initio SL 5, 6, 7 6 CHIN 101 and CHIN 102, FREN 101 and FREN 102, GERM 101 and GERM 102, JAPA 101 and JAPA 102, MODL 101 and MODL 102, or SPAN 101 and SPAN 102 depending on language studied, and General Education credit for Foreign Language proficiency Non-General Education elective
Language B SL 5, 6, 7 6 CHIN 101 and CHIN 102, FREN 101 and FREN 102, GERM 101 and GERM 102, JAPA 101 and JAPA 102, MODL 101 and MODL 102, or SPAN 101 and SPAN 102 depending on language studied, and General Education credit for Foreign Language proficiency Non-General Education elective
Language B HL 5, 6, 7 6 FREN 201 and FREN 202, GERM 201 and GERM 202, MODL 250 and MODL 251, or SPAN 201 and SPAN 202 depending on language studied, and General Education credit for Foreign Language proficiency Non-General Education elective
Literature and Performance SL 5, 6, 7 3 General Education credit for Humanities: Fine Arts General Education credit for Humanities: Fine Arts
Mathematical Studies SL 5, 6, 7 3 General Education credit for Quantitative Literacy General Education credit for Quantitative Literacy
Mathematics SL 5, 6, 7 3 MATH 110, General Education credit for Quantitative Literacy PRMA 110, General Education credit for Quantitative Literacy
Mathematics HL 5, 6, 7 3 MATH 165, General Education credit for Quantitative Literacy General Education credit for Quantitative Literacy
Music HL 5, 6, 7 3 MUS 120, General Education credit for Humanities: Fine Arts General Education credit for Humanities: Fine Arts
Philosophy HL 6, 7 3 PHIL 100, General Education credit for Philosophy PRPH 100, General Education credit for Philosophy
Physics SL 5, 6, 7 4 PHYC 115 and General Education credit for Natural Science General Education credit for Natural Science
Physics HL 5, 6, 7 8 PHYC 151, PHYC 152, and General Education credit for Natural Science General Education credit for Natural Science
Psychology HL 5, 6, 7 3 PSYC 110, General Education credit for Social Science PRPS 110, General Education credit for Social Science
Social and Cultural Anthropology HL 5, 6, 7 3 General Education credit for Social Science General Education credit for Social Science
Sports, Exercise, and Health Science SL 5, 6, 7 3 Non-General Education elective Non-General Education elective
Theater Arts HL 5, 6, 7 3 THTR 115, General Education credit for Humanities: Fine Arts General Education credit for Humanities: Fine Arts
Visual Arts HL 5, 6, 7 3 ART 150, General Education credit for Humanities: Fine Arts PRAR 150, General Education credit Humanities: Fine Arts
World Religions SL 6, 7 3 RELG 200, General Education credit for Intercultural Competence PRRS 200, General Education credit Biblical, Theological, Philosophical Formation

Note: If a student takes a college course for which he/she has already received IB credit, the student forfeits the IB credit.