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International Baccalaureate Policy

Students holding an International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma or who have completed IB exams may be awarded transfer credit. Credit can only be awarded for higher-level (HL) exams with a score of 4 or higher. No credit will be awarded for exams at the subsidiary level (SL). Scores should be sent to ugaa@iit.edu.

Exam Title

Credit Hours Awarded

Equivalent Course

Biology

3

BIOL 107

Business and Management

3

BUS 290 (Business Elect)

3

Free Elective

Chemistry

4

CHEM 124

4

CHEM 125

Computer Science

3

CS 110

 

3

Free Elective

Economics

3

ECON 151

3

ECON 152

English

3

COM 101

3

Free Elective

English Literature

3

COM 101

3

HUM 206

Foreign Language A: Language and Literature

3

HUM 190

 

3

Free Elective

Foreign Language B

3

HUM 390

3

HUM 391

Geography

3

SOC 190

3

SOC 191

Global Politics

3

PS 230

3

PS 190

History

3

HUM 202

3

HUM 190

Information Technology and Global Studies

3

SOC 190

 

3

Free Elective

Math: Analysis and Approaches

5

MATH 151

Math: Applications and Interpretation

3

MATH 122

Physics

3

PHYS 190*

3

PHYS 191* or PHYS 200*

Psychology

3

PSYC 221

3

PSYC 190

Visual Arts

3

Free Elective

3

Free Elective

*This course does not count towards graduation in any engineering, computer science or physical science program.