IB Equivalencies

International Baccalaureate Equivalencies

A maximum of 32 semester credits may be earned at George Fox University through examination or other non-classroom credit procedures. This includes all alternative credit opportunities.

IB Test Minimum Score George Fox Course(s) Fulfilled Credits Awarded
The Arts
Film SL 5 CMCO 160 Introduction to Film Studies 3
Film HL 5 CMCO 160
CMCO 220
Introduction to Film Studies
International Film Studies
3
3
Music HL 5 MUSI 120 The World of Music 2
Visual Arts SL/HL 5 ARTS ALT-LD Philosophy/Literature Alternate Option: Literature Lower Division Transfer (Meets Art elective for an Art major or minor. Portfolio required for specific art equivalency) 3
Sciences
Biology SL 5 BIOL 100 Foundations of Biology 4
Biology HL 5 BIOL 211
BIOL 212
General Biology
General Biology
4
4
Chemistry SL 5 CHEM 100 Chemistry of Life 4
Chemistry HL 5 CHEM 211
CHEM 212
General Chemistry
General Chemistry
4
4
Environmental Systems & Societies SL 5 GSCI 120 Environmental Science 4
Physics SL 5 PHYS 150 Physics of Everyday Life 4
Physics HL 5 PHYS 201
PHYS 202
General Physics I
General Physics II
4
4
Individual and Societies
Business Management SL/HL 5 BUSN 110 Introduction to Business 3
Economics SL/HL 5 ECON 201 Principles of Microeconomics 3
Geography SL/HL 5 GEOG 285 Selected Geography Topics 3
History - Africa SL/HL 5 HIST 285 Selected History Topics 3
History - Americas SL/HL 5 HIST 151 United States to 1865 3
History - Europe SL/HL 5 HIST 285 Selected History Topics 3
History - West and South Asia SL/HL 5 HIST 285 Selected History Topics 3
Philosophy SL/HL 5 PHIL 150 Introductory to Philosophy 3
Psychology SL/HL 5 PSYC 150 Introduction to Psychology 3
Social and Cultural Anthropology SL/HL 5 SOCI INTCLD Intercultural Experience Lower Division Transfer 3
World Religions SL 5 RELI INTCLD Intercultural Experience Lower Division Transfer 3
Language and Literature/Language Acquisition
English A SL/HL 5 LITR ALT-LD Philosophy/Literature Alternate Option: Literature Lower Division Transfer 3
Language A SL 5 MLAN 102 Beginning Modern Language II 4
Language A HL 5 MLAN 201, 202 Intermediate Modern Language I, II 8
English B SL/HL 5 WRIT 110* College Writing* 3
Language B SL 5 MLAN 102 Beginning Modern Language II 4
Language B HL 5 MLAN 201, 202 Intermediate Modern Language I, II 8
Mathematics
Mathematics SL 5 MATH 190 Precalculus Mathematics 4
Mathematics HL 5 MATH 201 Calculus 4
Mathematics Studies SL 5 MATH 150 The World of Mathematics 3

*Does not meet the General Education: Writing Portfolio requirement.