International Baccalaureate (IB)

Saint Mary's College grants credit for higher level subject examinations of  the IB.  No credit is awarded for subsidiary level courses.  Students do not have to be granted the IB diploma in order to receive credit for an individual higher level subject.  An official copy of test results should be sent to Academic Affairs and First Year Studies.

Test Minimum Score Course Equivalent Credit
Individuals & Societies
English A: Literature 5 100-level ENLT 6 hrs
Economics 6 See Department Chair  
History Americas 5 HIST 201-202 6 hrs
History Europe 5 HIST 103-104 6 hrs
Philosophy 5 See Department Chair  
Psychology 5 PSYC 156 3 hrs
Social Anthropology 5 ANTH 253 3 hrs
Sciences
Biology 5 BIO 105-106 8 hrs
Biology 6 BIO 153-154 8 hrs
Chemistry 6 CHEM 121 4 hrs
Physics 6 PHYS 121 4 hrs
Mathematics
Math with Option 12 5 MATH 105 3 hrs
Math with Option 12 6 MATH 131 4 hrs
Math with Option 12 7 MATH 131-132 8 hrs
Math with Option 9 5 MATH 114 3 hrs
The Arts
Music 5 MUS 241 3 hrs
Language
French 5 MLFR 111-112 8 hrs
German 5 MLGR 111-112 8 hrs
Spanish 5 MLSP 111-112 8 hrs