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INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE CREDIT

IB Table
IB Higher Level Examination Minimum Score Syracuse University Credit

Biology

5

8 credits — BIO 121, 123, 124

Business and Management

5

6 credits lower division; free elective only

Chemistry

5

7 credits — CHE 103 and 113

Economics

5

6 credits — ECN 101 and 102

English Language and Literature or English Literature*

5

6 credits — WRT 105 and by petition either ETS 151 or ETS 153

Foreign Languages

5

No credit awarded.++

Geography

5

6 credits — GEO 105 and 273

History

5

6 credits lower division

Mathematics

5

6 credits — Quantitative skills

Philosophy

5

6 credits — PHI 191 and 197

Physics

5

8 credits — PHY 101, 102

Psychology

5

6 credits — PSY 205 and 274

Social and Cultural Anthropology

5

6 credits — ANT 111 and 121


* A petition with the course syllabus attached must be brought to the English Dept. for evaluation in order to determine whether credit is given for ETS 151 or ETS 153.

++ Exemption from basic and continuing skills in foreign languages according to performance on proficiency examination administered by the department.