International Baccalaureate (IB)

Russell Sage College welcomes students who have participated in an International Baccalaureate program. Students who have completed IB coursework not represented below should consult the Dean of the College. An official sealed completion certificate with IB exam scores is required.

Subject Score Course Equivalent Cr.
Biology HL 5 BIO 101 and 101L 4
  HL 7 BIO 101/102 + labs 8
Business/Management HL 5 MGT 235 3
Chemistry* HL 5 CHM 103 or 111 4
  HL 7 CHM 111 and CHM 112 8
Economics HL 5 ECO 201 and 202 6
English HL 5 ENG 101 3
  HL 7 ENG 101 and 220 6
French HL 5 FRE 101 and 102 6
  HL 7 FRE 201 and 202 6
History HL 5 Equivalent RSC course or HST elective 3-6
Math SL 5 Gen. Ed Quantatative Reasoning requirement waived 0
  HL 5 MAT 113 3
Psychology HL 7 Equivalent RSC course or PSY elective 3
Spanish HL 5 SPA 101 and 102 6
  HL 7 SPA 201 and 202 6

*The Chemistry Department will evaluate each case for appropriate lab experience before granting credit; if the laboratory experience of a student is deemed not equivalent, CHM elective credit is given instead (3 or 6 credits, respectively).