A rigorous college preparation course of study that leads to examinations for highly motivated high school students. Students can earn college credit from many universities if their exam scores are high enough. (Ed Source)
Rigorous program of studies and examinations for pre-college students, recognized by 100 countries for university admission; includes study of languages, humanities, mathematics and science.
An advanced high school program that allows you to take special courses and examinations leading to college credit. You must make a score of 4 or higher on IB examinations to earn credit at SDSU. Please consult the SDSU General Catalog for more information. (Link will open in a new browser window.)
International Baccalaureate (IB) programs are a series of honors, advanced and college-level courses offered by high schools. Completion of the prescribed IB curriculum results in the award of an IB diploma, and credit and advanced placement may be awarded by colleges for successful performance on IB subject tests.
The International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Program is a comprehensive two-year pre-college curriculum that is offered in high schools across the globe that may lead to college credits.
certificate awarded to students upon graduation from an international secondary school used to apply for admission to a post-secondary institution.
An international course that offers an alternative to the Senior Secondary Certificate of Education (recognised for university entrance) and specialises in preparing students for a more global environment. .
A rigorous, pre-university course of study that leads to examinations accepted by more than 100 countries for university admission. Schools must meet certain criteria to offer IB curriculum and to administer the examination.
A comprehensive and rigorous two-year curriculum (usually taken in the final two years of high school) that is similar to the final year of secondary school in Europe. Some colleges award credit or advanced placement to students who have completed an IB program.
A high school degree program internationally licensed by the International Baccalaureate Organization (IBO) that is comparable and recognised as the equivalent of the General Cambridge Examination A Level.
(IB) -- An organization (IBO) that provides participating schools a detailed and advanced curriculum in specific subject areas. Students in IB programs earn additional credits that may be applied toward academic work. See www.ibo.org
The International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Program is a study option administered by the International Baccalaureate Organization (IBO). The IB Diploma Program is a comprehensive and balanced 11th and 12th grade curriculum and evaluation system that requires students to study courses across disciplines.
Programs offered by the International Baccalaureate such as the diploma program for students in the final two years of secondary school, the middle years program for students aged 11 to 16 and the primary years program for students aged 3 to 12.
An advanced program taken by high school students that may be given post-secondary credit. You must provide an official transcript and a Request for Transfer Credit. Information on transfer credit is listed in the B.C. Transfer Guide.
An international curriculum that is administrated in any country and is recognised by universities everywhere. See International Baccalaureate Organization for more details.
An international standardization of high school academics. A number of countries participate in the International Baccalaureate system.
The International Baccalaureate (IB) is a group of three educational programmes, as established by the International Baccalaureate Organization (IBO).