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International Baccalaureate (IB) Credit Award History at UMD

UMD will continue to award credit for International Baccalaureate coursework; there are no changes as a result of COVID-19.

Exam SubjectDate of ExaminationScoreTest Credit Award
Biology
HigherThrough Spring 20155,5 Credits BIOL 1011
HigherThrough Spring 20156, 75 Credits BIOL 1011 & 5 Credits BIOL 1012
HigherSpring 2016 - Summer 20185, 64 credits of BIOL 1001
HigherSpring 2016 - Summer 201875 credits of BIOL 1011/1013 and 5 credits of BIOL 1012
HigherFall 2018 - Present5, 6 or 74 credits of BIOL 1001
StandardSpring 2009 -Spring 20155, 64 credits of BIOL 1001
StandardSpring 2016 - Present74 credits of BIOL 1001
Chemistry
HigherThrough Present54 Credits CHEM 1153 & 1 Credit CHEM 1154
HigherThrough Present6, 74 Credits CHEM 1153, 1 Credit CHEM 1154, 4 Credits CHEM 1155, & 1 Credit CHEM 1156
StandardSpring 2016 - Present5, 6 or 74 credits Liberal Education Award: Chemistry, Category 4, or Chemistry, Natural Science with Lab
Economics
HigherThrough Present5, 6 or 73 Credits ECON 1022 & 3 Credits ECON 1023
Film
HigherSpring 2010 - Present5, 6 or 73 credits TH 1051
French B
HigherSpring 2013 - Present5, 64 credits of FR 1102
HigherSpring 2013 - Present74 credits of FR 1201
StandardSpring 2013 - Present5, 6 or 74 credits of FR 1101
Language & Literature
Arabic A Language & Literature Higher LevelSpring 2013 - Present5, 6 or 74 Credits Liberal Education Award: English, Category 9, OR English, Humanities
English A1 Higher LevelThrough Fall 20126, 74 Credits Liberal Education Award: English, Category 9, OR English, Humanities
English A: Literature Higher LevelSpring 2013 - Present5, 6 or 74 Credits Liberal Education Award: English, Category 9, OR English, Humanities
English A: Language & Literature Higher LevelSpring 2013 - Present5, 6 or 74 Credits Liberal Education Award: English, Category 9, OR English, Humanities
Geography
HigherThrough Summer 20195, 6 or 73 Credits GEOG 1304 & 4 Credits GEOG 1414
HigherFall 2019 - Present5, 6 or 74 credits GEOG 1414 & 3 Credits GEOG 1205
History
StandardSpring 2017 - Present5, 6 or 74 credits of Liberal Education Award: History, Humanities
History of Africa and the Middle EastSpring 2017 - Present5, 6 or 74 credits of HIST 2515
Higher
History of Americas
HigherThrough Spring 20165, 6 or 76 Credits Liberal Education Award: History, Category 7, OR History, Humanities
Spring 2017 - Present5, 6 or 74 credits of HIST 1305
History of Asia and Oceania
HigherSpring 2010 - Spring 2016 5, 6 or 73 credits HIST 2410
Spring 2017 - Present5, 6 or 74 credits of HIST 2410
History of Europe
HigherThrough Summer 20085, 6 or 76 Credits Liberal Education Award: History, Category 7, OR History, Humanities
History of Europe and the Middle East
HigherSpring 2010 - Spring 20165, 6 or 73 Credits Liberal Education Award: History, Category 7, OR History, Humanities
History of Europe
HigherSpring 2017 - Present 5, 6 or 74 credits of HIST 1207
Japanese B
StandardSpring 2013 - Present5, 6 or 74 credits of LANG 1101
Mathematical Studies
StandardSpring 2014 - Present5, 6 or 75 Credits Liberal Education Award: Math, Logic and Quantiative Reasoning
Mathematics
HigherThrough Present5, 6 or 75 Credits MATH 1296 & 5 Credits MATH 1297
Music
HigherThrough Present5, 6 or 73 Credits MU 1111 & 1 Credit MU 1112
Physics
HigherThrough Present54 Credits PHYS 2013 & 1 Credit PHYS 2014
HigherThrough Present6, 74 Credits PHYS 2013, 1 Credit PHYS 2014, 4 Credits PHYS 2015, & 1 Credit PHYS 2016
Psychology
HigherThrough Present4, 5, 6, 74 Credits PSY 1003
Spanish B
HigherThrough Present5, 64 Credits SPAN 1102
Through Present74 Credits SPAN 1201
StandardSpring 2013 - Present5, 6 or 74 credits SPAN 1101
Theatre
StandardSpring 2016 - Present5, 6 or 76 Credits Liberal Education Award: Theatre, Fine Arts
See department for applicability towards Theatre BA
Higher LevelSpring 2016 - Present5, 6 or 76 Credits Liberal Education Award: Theatre, Fine Arts
Visual Arts Option A
Higher LevelSpring 2009 - Spring 20155, 6 or 76 Credits Liberal Education Award: Literary and Artistic Expression: Performance, Category 10, OR Art, Fine Arts
Visual Arts
Higher LevelSpring 2016 - Present5, 6 or 76 Credits Liberal Education Award: Art, Fine Arts

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