IB Exam Score Equivalency

 

IB Exam Score Equivalency

Subject
Level
# Credits
Equivalency*
Core Req.*

Anthropology

HL

2

ANT 101, ANT 100

SS

Art

SL

ART 010

F

Biology

SL

1

BIO 103

S

Biology

HL

2

BIO 141, 142

S

Chemistry

SL

1

CHE 161

S

Economics

HL

2

ECB 015

SS

English

HL

2

ENG 011

H

English A1

HL

2

ENG 011

H

EnglishB

HL

2

ENG 011

H

French

SL

1

FRE 037

LC

French B

SL

1

FRE 205

LC

German

SL

1

GER 205

O

Hist.Americas

HL

2

HIS 153, 154

H

Hist.Europe

HL

2

HIS 101, 102

H

History

SL

1

HIS 011

H

History U.S.

HL

2

HIS 153, 154

H

Math

HL

2

MAT 121 and 122

M

Math.Methods

SL

1

MAT 017

N/A

Music

SL

1

MUS 017

N/A

Music Gr.Perf

SL

1

MUS 010

F

Physics

SL

1

PHY 141

S

Physics

HL

2

PHY 141 and 142

S

Psychology

SL

1

PSY 161

SS

Psychology

HL

2

PSY 161, PSY 015

SS

Spanish

SL-4

1

SPA 205

LC

Spanish

SL-5

1

SPA 037

LC

Spanish B

HL

2

SPA 205, 037

LC

Spanish B

SL

1

SPA 205

LC

Visual Arts

HL

2

ART 017

N/A

Many other IB tests with a score of 5 or above receive 2 general elective TRN 017 credits for HL exams and 1 general elective TRN 017 credit for SL exams, subject to departmental approval.

*An explanation of the general transfer course numbers can be found here: http://www.cornellcollege.edu/registrar/transcripts/transcript-explanation.shtml