International Baccalaureate (IB) Examinations

The School of Environmental and Biological Sciences recognizes the rigor of the International Baccalaureate program and grants college credit for students who demonstrate strong performance (scores of 7, 6, and 5) on Higher Level exams. Credit is not given for grades of 4 or lower or for Subsidiary/Standard Level exams.

Higher Level Exam Score Rutgers Course(s) Gratned Total Credits
Arabic 7, 6, 5 Department Review TBD
Biology 7, 6, 5 119:115 & 119:116 & 119:117 10
Business 7, 6, 5 33:011:100 3
Chemistry 7, 6, 5 01:160:161-162 and 01:160:171 9
Chinese (Mandarin) 7, 6, 5 Department Review TBD
Chinese Literature 7, 6, 5 Elective Credit 3
Dance 7, 6, 5 Department Review TBD
Economics 7, 6, 5 01:220:102-103 6
English 7, 6, 5 Elective Credit 6
European History 7, 6, 5 01:510:101-102 6
Film 7, 6, 5 01:351:308 and 01:354:201 6
French 7, 6, 5 01:420:210 3
Geography 7, 6, 5 01:450:102 and 01:450:103 6
German 7, 6, 5 01:470:131-132 6
Global Politics 7, 6, 5 01:790:102 3
History 7, 6, 5 Student must provide syllabus TBD
History - Africa 7, 6, 5 TR:T11:HST 6
History of the Americas/US History 7, 6, 5 01:512:103-104 6
Math 7, 6, 5 01:640:151 4
Physics 7, 6, 5 01:750:203-204, 205-206 8
Psychology 7, 6, 5 01:830:101 3
Spanish 7, 6, 5 01:940:203 3
Visual Arts 7, 6, 5 Elective Credit 6
World History 7, 6, 5 01:506:114 3

For questions about transferring IB diploma or certificate credits, please contact the SEBS First Year Dean at first_year@sebs.rutgers.edu or call the SEBS Office of Academic Programs at 848-932-3000.

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