International Baccalaureate (IB) Exam Equivalencies

Maximum of 30 semester hours of IB credits are eligible to transfer

SL = Standard Level Exam; HL=Higher Level Exam

Updated Fall 2016

IB Exam Title Score Equivalent(s) General Education Attribute Number of Credits Notes
Art/Design SL 4+ ARTS 10E A3 3 Credit awarded with IB Diploma only
Visual Arts HL 4+ ARTS 10E A3 6  
Biology SL 4+ BIOL 10E NS3 3 Credit awarded with IB Diploma only
Biology HL 4+ BIOL 100 (3 cr) & BIOL 10E (3 cr) NS3 6  
Business and Management SL 4+ BUS 10E   3 Credit awarded with IB Diploma only
Business and Management HL 4+ BUS 10E (3 cr) & MGMT 10E (3 cr)   6  
Chemistry SL 4+ CHEM 10E NS3 3 Credit awarded with IB Diploma only
Chemistry HL 4+ CHEM 10E NS3 6  
Dance SL 4+ DANC 10E   3 Credit awarded with IB Diploma only
Dance HL 4+ DANC 10E   6  
Economics SL 4+ ECON 10E   3 Credit awarded with IB Diploma only
Economics HL 4+ ECON 10E   6  
English A1 HL 4+ COMP 100 (3 cr) & LITR 10E (3 cr) BC3 & H3 6  
Environmental Systems SL 4+ ENVS 10E NS3 3 Credit awarded with IB Diploma only
Film HL 4+ MCOM 10E A3 6  
French B SL 4+ FREN 10E FL3 3 Credit awarded with IB Diploma only
Intermediate French HL 4+ FREN 103 (3 cr) & FREN 104 (3 cr) FL3 6  
Geography HL 4+ GEOG 100 (3 cr) & GEOG 10E (3 cr) SS3 6  
German B SL 4+ GERM 101 FL3 3 Credit awarded with IB Diploma only
German HL 4+ GERM 101 (3 cr) & GERM 102 (3 cr) FL3 6  
History Americas HL 4+ HIST 144 (3 cr) & HIST 145 (3 cr) AM3 6  
Italian B SL 4+ ITAL 10E FL3 3 Credit awarded with IB Diploma only
Information Tech for Global Society HL 4+ CSCI 101 (3 cr) & CSCI 10E (3 cr)   6  
Math Studies SL 4+ MATH 10E   3 Credit awarded with IB Diploma only
Mathematics HL 4+ MATH 10E M3 3  
Music SL 4+ MUSC 10E   3 Credit awarded with IB Diploma only
Music HL 4+ MUSC 10E   6  
Physics SL 4+ PHYS 100 NS3 3 Credit awarded with IB Diploma only
Physics HL 4+ PHYS 100 (3 cr) & PHYS 10E (3 cr) NS3 6  
Psychology SL 4+ PSYC 100 SS3 3 Credit awarded with IB Diploma only
Psychology HL 4+ PSYC 100 (3 cr) & PSYC 10E (3 cr) SS3 6  
Soc Cul Anth SL 4+ ANTH 100 OW3 3 Credit awarded with IB Diploma only
Soc Cul Anth HL 4+ ANTH 100 (3 cr) & ANTH 10E (3 cr) OW3 6  
Spanish SL 4+ SPAN 101 FL3 3 Credit awarded with IB Diploma only
Spanish B HL 4+ SPAN 103 (3 cr) & SPAN 104 (3 cr) FL3 6  
Sports Exercise Science SL 4+ INTD 10E   3 Credit awarded with IB Diploma only
Theatre SL 4+ THTR 100 A3 3 Credit awarded with IB Diploma only
Theatre HL 4+ THTR 100 (3 cr) & THTR 10E A3 6