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International Baccalaureate Exams

Students who pass the higher level International Baccalaureate exams with scores of 5, 6, or 7 will receive college credit that is commensurate with both the score and coursework.

International Baccalaureate test results should be sent directly from the International Baccalaureate Organization to Mount St. Mary's College, Office of Admissions.

IB Higher Level EXAM SCORE Units Awarded Fulfillment
ART
Visual Art 5,6,7 3 units GS IIIA Art Credit
Dance 5,6,7 3 units GS IIIA Art Credit
BUSINESS
Introductory Micro & Macro Econ 5,6,7 3 units GS IIIF
ENGLISH COMPOSITION AND LITERATURE
English A: Language and Literature 5,6,7 6 units GS IA
HISTORY AND SOCIAL SCIENCES
History of the Americas 5,6,7 6 units GS IIIC
History of Africa 5,6,7 3 units GS IIIC
LANGUAGES - FOREIGN
French-1 6,7 4 units GS IV
French-2 6,7 4 units GS IV
Spanish-1 6,7 4 units GS IV
Spanish-2 6,7 4 units GS IV
SCIENCES AND MATHEMATICS
Biology 5,6,7 8 units BIO 1/2 and GS IIID
Chemistry 5,6,7 8 units CHE 1A & CHE 1B
Physics 5,6,7 7 units PHY 1A & PHY 1B
College Mathematics 5,6,7   5-Math 5A; 6 or 7- Math 5A & Math 5B
SOCIOLOGY
Social and Cultural Anthropology 5,6,7  3 units  SOC 125 and GS VI