International Baccalaureate Credit

Lander University recognizes the competitive nature of the International Baccalaureate Programme.  We are pleased to provide you with this evaluation of how we award credit for higher level examinations.  To receive credit you must submit official examination results to the Office of Admissions, Lander University, 320 Stanley Avenue, Greenwood, SC 29649.  If you have further questions, please contact Admissions at 888-4LANDER, or locally at 388-8307.   

Updated January 2015 

IB EXAM LEVEL MIN. SCORE SEM. HRS. Credit Earned
Biology SL 5 4 BIOL 111
Biology HL 5 8 BIOL 111 and BIOL 112
Business and Management SL or HL 4 3 BA 101
Chemistry SL or HL 4 4 CHEM 111
Chemistry SL or HL 6 8 CHEM 111 and CHEM 112
Computer Science SL or HL 4 4 CIS 130
Dance SL 4 3 DANC 101
Dance HL 4 3 DANC 1XX
Design technology SL or HL 4 3 ELEC 1XX1
Economics SL or HL 4 3 ECON 101
Environmental Systems and Societies SL 4 3 ELEC 1XX1
Film SL 4 3 HUMA 1XX
Film HL 4 3 HUMA 285
Further mathematics HL 4 3 MATH 1XX
Geography SL 4 3 GEOG 101
Geography HL 4 3 GEOG 1XX
Global Politics SL or HL 4 3 POLS 103
History SL or HL 4 3 HIST 1XX2
Info Technology in a Global Society SL 4 3 CIS 1XX
Info Technology in a Global Society SL 6 4 CIS 130
Info Technology in a Global Society HL HL 4 4 CIS 130 and CIS 120
Info Technology in a Global Society HL 6 8 CIS 130 and CIS 230
Language A: Language and Literature HL 4 3 ELEC 1XX2
Language A: Literature HL 4 3 ELEC 1XX2
Language B HL 4 3 ELEC 1XX2
Latin or Classical Greek HL 4 3 ELEC 1XX2
Literature and Performance HL 4 3 ELEC 1XX2
Mathematical Studies SL SL 6 3 MATH 121
Mathematics SL 5 3 MATH 121
Mathematics SL 7 6 MATH 121 and MATH 123
Mathematics HL 4 3 MATH 131
Mathematics HL 6 6 MATH 131 and MATH 132
Music SL or HL 4 3 ELEC 1XX1
Philosophy SL or HL 4 3 PHIL 102
Physics SL or HL 4 4 PHYS 211
Physics SL or HL 5 8 PHYS 211 and PHYS 212
Psychology SL or HL 4 3 ELEC 1XX1
Social and Cultural Anthropology SL or HL 4 3 ANTH 104
Sports, Exercise, and Health Science SL 4 3 ELEC 1XX1
Theatre SL or HL 4 3 THTR 1XX
Visual Arts SL or HL 4 3 ART 1XX
World Religions SL 4 3 RELI 2XX
1 Course credit determined on an individual basis. See department. 2 Course recieves elective credit AND meets general education requirement for graduation.

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