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International Baccalaureate Diploma Program

The International Baccalaureate Diploma Program is a pre-university course of study that culminates in examinations for high school students. In accordance with senate Bill 111, students who receive an International Baccalaureate diploma will be eligible for a minimum of 24 hours course credit if scores of “4” or better were achieved on ALL exams attempted. IB diploma students can currently receive the course credit listed below.

IB Scores are subject to change without notice. Consult the Undergraduate Catologue for updated test credit information.

Updates effective as of: August 1, 2014

Examination

UTSA Course
Minimum Score Required
College of Business

Business/Management HL

ACC 2003
4

Business/Management HL

MGT 3013, 3613
4

Business/Management HL

MKT 3013
4

Economics HL

ECO 2013, 2023
4
College of Education and Human Development

Sports, Exercise, & Health Science HL

KIN 2303
4
College of Liberal and Fine Arts

Anthropology HL

ANT 2053
4

Arabic Language B HL

ARA 1014, 1024
4
ARA 1014, 1024, 2013, 2023
5

Arabic Language A1, A2, AB, or B SL

ARA 1014, 1024
4

Chinese Language A1 or A2 HL

CHN 1014, 1024, 2013, 2023
4
Chinese Language B HL
CHN 1014, 1024
4
CHN 1014, 1024, 2013, 2023
5

Chinese Language A1 or A2 SL

CHN 1014, 1024
4

English A - Literature SL

ENG 2013
4

French A1 or A2 HL

FRN 6 hrs. upper level
4
FRN 9 hrs. upper level
5
French Language B HL
FRN 1014, 1024
2
FRN 1014, 1024, 2013
3
FRN 1014, 1024, 2013, 2023 & 6 hrs. upper level
4
FRN 1014, 1024, 2013, 2023 & 9 hrs. upper level
6

French SL

FRN 1014, 1024
4

Geography HL

GRG 1023, 3123, 3133, 3213,3633 POL 3463
4
German Language A1, A2, or B HL
GER 1014, 1024
2
GER 1014, 1024, 2013
3
GER 1014, 1024, 2013, 2023 & 6 hrs. upper level
4
GER 1014, 1024, 2013, 2023 & 9 hrs. upper level
6

German Language A1 or B SL

GER 1014, 1024
4

German Language A2 SL

GER 1014, 1024, 2013, 2023
4

German Language AB SL

GER 1014
4

History, European HL

HIS 2563
4

Italian Language A1 or A2 HL

ITL 6 hrs. upper level
4
ITL 9 hrs. upper level
6

Italian Language B HL

ITL 1014, 1024
2
ITL 1014, 1024, 2013
3
ITL 1014, 1024, 2013, 2023 & 6 hrs. upper level
4

Italian SL

ITL 1014, 1024
4

Japanese A1, A2, or B HL

JPN 1014, 1024
4
JPN 1014, 1024, 2013, 2023
5

Japanese Language A1, A2, AB, or B SL

JPN 1014, 1024
4

Music HL

MUS 2623
4

Philosophy HL

PHI 2013
4

Psychology HL

PSY 1013
4

Russian A1, A2, or B HL

RUS 1014, 1024, 2013, 2023 & 6 hrs. upper level
4

Russian Language A1, A2, AB, or B SL

RUS 1014, 1024
4

Spanish A1 or A2 HL

SPN 1014, 1024
2
SPN 1014, 1024, 2013
3
SPN 1014, 1024, 2013, 2023 & 6 hrs. upper level
4

Spanish Language B HL

SPN 1014, 1024
2
SPN 1014, 1024, 2013
3
SPN 1014, 1024, 2013, 2023
4

Spanish Language A1, A2, AB, or B SL

SPN 1014, 1024
4

College of Sciences

Biology HL

BIO 1404, 1413
4

Chemistry HL

CHE 1103, 1121
4
CHE 1103, 1121, 1113 and 1131
5

Computer Science SL

CS 1713
4

Computer Science HL

CS 1723
4

Environmental Science HL

ES 2013, 2023, 2021, 2031
4

Mathematics HL

MAT 1093, 1214
4

Physics HL

PHY 1013, 1603, 1623, 1903, 1923, 1943, 1963
4

International Baccalaureate Certificate Examination