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Earn Credit by Examination

International Baccalaureate 

Students may receive credit by examination for achieving acceptable scores on the International Baccalaureate examinations. Test scores should be sent to the  Office of the Registrar at University of North Carolina Wilmington for placement and credit evaluation. Listed below are the various International Baccalaureate examinations, UNC Wilmington course equivalents, credit awarded and required minimum scores.

 

 

HL IB Exam UNCW Course(s)
Credit Hours
Min Score
Anthropology ANT 206
3
SL 5, HL 4
Arabic AB No Credit
Arabic B

ARB 101

ARB 102

ARB 201

ARB 201, 202

3

3

3

6

SL 5

HL 4

HL 6

HL 7
Biology

BIO 105

BIO 202

BIO 201, 202

4

4

8

SL 5

HL 4

HL 6

Business Management

INB 300

INB 300, MGT 350

3

6

SL 5

HL 4

Dance THR 112 3 SL 5, HL 4
English A: Literature ENG 110
3
SL 5, HL 4

 

English A: Literature & Lang

ENG 101

ENG 103

3

3

SL 5, HL 4

HL 7

Environmental Science

EVS 001

EVS 195

3

3

SL 5

HL 4
Film in English FST 110 3 SL 5, HL 4
French AB No Credit

 

French B

FRH 101

FRH 102

FRH 201

FRH 201, 202

3

3

3

6

SL 5

HL 4

HL 6

HL 7
Geography GGY 101
3
SL 5, HL 4
German AB No Credit
German B

GER 101

GER 102

GER 201

GER 201, 202
3
3
3
6

SL 5

HL 4

HL 6

HL 7
History: Africa & Middle East HST 001
3
HL 4
History: Americas

HST 001

HST 105

3
3
HL 4
HL 5
History: Asia & Oceania HST 001
3
HL 4
History: Europe

HST 001

HST 102

3

3

HL 4

HL 5
History: World

HST 001

HST 104

3

6

SL 5, HL 4

HL 5
Info Tech in a Global Society

CSC 001

CIT 110, 275

3

6

SL 5, HL 4

SL 6, HL 5
Latin B

LAT 101

LAT 102

LAT 201

LAT 201, 202

3

3

3

6

SL 5

HL 4

HL 6

HL 7
Mathematics

MAT 001

MAT 161

3

4

SL 5, HL 4

HL 5
Mathematical Studies MAT 001
3
SL 5
Further Math** No Credit
Music

MUS 115

MUS 106

3

4

SL 5, HL 4

HL 5
Philosophy PAR 101
3
SL 5, HL 4
Psychology

PSY 001

PSY 105

3
3

SL 5, HL 4

HL 5
Spanish AB No Credit

 

Spanish B

SPN 101

SPN 102

SPN 201

SPN 201, 202

3

3

3

6

SL 5

HL 4

HL 6

HL 7
Theatre THR 121 3 SL 5, HL 4
World Religions PAR 103
3
SL 5, HL 4

** Under Review by Department

(last updated Aug 2020)