MSVU International Baccalaureate Admission Requirements

MSVU International Baccalaureate Admission Requirements

Mount Saint Vincent University International Baccalaureate Admission Requirements

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Students enrolled in IB courses may be eligible for transfer credits.

Students enrolled in the IB courses with final grades of five, six or seven, may receive 1.0 unit of transfer credit for Higher Level IB courses and 0.5 unit of transfer credit for Standard Level IB courses, to a maximum of 5.0 units of transfer credit.

The transfer equivalencies below are intended only as a guideline. Transfer credits are evaluated on an individual basis and will vary depending on each student’s personal academic program.

Higher Level Transfer Credit
 IB Art History  1.0 unit of CULS (Cultural Studies elective) at the 1000 level
 IB Biology  BIOL 1152 & BIOL 1153
 IB Chemistry  CHEM 1011 & CHEM 1012
 IB Computer Science  CMPS 1155 & CMPS 2255
 IB Economics  ECON 1101 & ECON 1102
 IB English  1.0 unit of ENGL (English elective) at the 1000 level
 IB Environmental Science  1.0 unit of SCIE (Science elective) at the 1000 level
 IB Fine Arts  1.0 unit of ARTS (Arts elective) at the 1000 level
 IB French  1.0 unit of FREN (French elective) at the 1000 level
 IB Geography  1.0 unit of ARTS (Arts elective) at the 1000 level
 IB German  1.0 unit of ARTS (Arts elective) at the 1000 level
 IB History  1.0 unit of HIST (History elective) at the 1000 level
 IB Mathematics  MATH 1113 & MATH 1114
 IB Music  1.0 unit of ARTS (Arts elective) at the 1000 level
 IB Philosophy  1.0 of PHIL (Philosophy elective) at the 1000 level
 IB Physics  PHYS 1101 & PHYS 1102
 IB Psychology  PSYC 1110 & PSYC 1120
 IB Sociology  SOAN 1502 & SOAN 1503
 IB Spanish  SPAN 1101 & SPAN 1102
 IB Statistics  MATH 2208 & MATH 2209
 Theory of Knowledge  1.0 unit of ARTS (Arts elective) at the 2000 level

 

 Standard Level Transfer Credit
 IB Art History  0.5 unit of CULS (Cultural Studies elective) at the 1000 level
 IB Biology  BIOL 1152
 IB Chemistry  CHEM 1011
 IB Computer Science  CMPS 1155
 IB Economics  ECON 1101
 IB English  0.5 unit of ENGL (English elective) at the 1000 level
 IB Environmental Science  0.5 unit of SCIE (Science elective) at the 1000 level
 IB Fine Arts  0.5 unit of ARTS (Arts elective) at the 1000 level
 IB French  0.5 unit of FREN (French elective) at the 1000 level
 IB Geography  0.5 unit of ARTS (Arts elective) at the 1000 level
 IB German  0.5 unit of ARTS (Arts elective) at the 1000 level
 IB History  0.5 unit of HIST (History elective) at the 1000 level
 IB Mathematics  MATH 1113
 IB Music  0.5 unit of ARTS (Arts elective) at the 1000 level
 IB Philosophy  0.5 unit of PHIL (Philosophy elective) at the 1000 level
 IB Physics  PHYS 1101
 IB Psychology  PSYC 1110
 IB Sociology  SOAN 1503
 IB Spanish  SPAN 1101
 IB Statistics  MATH 2208
 Theory of Knowledge  0.5 unit of ARTS (Arts elective) at the 2000 level

 

For additional information concerning your application or IB transfer credits, please contact the Admissions Office at 902-457-6117.

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