International Baccalaureate
Credit Equivalency Chart

ORU awards college credit to students who successfully complete courses in the International Baccalaureate Diploma program. Students should request an official International Baccalaureate transcript be sent to the ORU Office of Undergraduate Admissions. Courses will be transferred according to the following ORU International Baccalaureate Credit Equivalency Chart.

ORU International Baccalaureate Credit Equivalency Chart

 

 

 

SUBJECT

MINIMUM SCORE

CREDIT AWARDED

Art and Design

6 or 7 SL or HL

Art 101 Fundamentals of Art I or Art 213 Drawing I

Art History

6 or 7 SL or HL

Portfolio required for departmental review

Biology

5 SL

BIO 101 Principles of Biology (4 hours) for Non-Science Majors
BIO 111 Introductory  Biology (4 hours) for Science Majors

Business & Management

5 HL MGT 130 Principles of Management

Chemistry

4 SL

CHE 101 Principles of Chemistry

Chemistry

5 SL

CHE 111 General Chemistry

Chemistry

4 HL

CHE 111-112 General Chemistry I and II

Computer Science

5 SL

CSC 101 Evaluated individually (3-8 hours based on the syllabus and score)

English

5 SL or HL

COMP 101 and 102 Composition I and Composition II

Environmental Systems and Socities 

4 SL

SCI 999 Lecture and Lab

German

5 HL

GER 101-204 Beginning German I-II, Intermediate German I-II

Hebrew

5 HL

HEB 101-204 Beginning Hebrew I-II, Intermediate Hebrew I-II

Spanish

5 HL

SPA 101-204 Beginning Spanish I-II, Intermediate Spanish I-II

French

5 HL

FRE 101-204 Beginning French I-II, Intermediate French I-II

Humanities

4 HL or SL

HUM 244 Romantic and Modern Humanities

Humanities

5 or above HL or SL

HIS 335 Europe, 1914-Present

Mathematics

5 HL

Evaluated individually

Music

6 or 7 SL

MUS 100 Fundamentals of Music

Music

6 or 7 HL

MUS 101 Harmony I

Philosophy

5 HL

THE 302 Introduction to Philosophy

Physics

5 HL

PHS 101 General Physics (lecture only)

Psychology

5 SL

PSY 201 Principles of Psychology

Economics

4 SL

BUS 201 Principles of Macroeconomics I

Economics

5 SL

BUS 201 Principles of Macroeconomics I AND
BUS 202 Principles of Macroeconomics II

Economics

4 HL

BUS 201 Principles of Macroeconomics I AND
BUS 202 Principles of Macroeconomics II

History

4 HL

HIS 101 American History Survey 1760 to Present

Key: SL=Standard Level

HL=Higher Level

Score Range : 1-7