International Baccalaureate Program (IB)

Miami awards credit to IB diploma graduates for higher level subjects passed at a satisfactory level (minimum scores vary 5 to 7 by subject area). Standard levels are not awarded credit. Departments make the final determinations on credit.

Anthropology (acceptable score 5 or better)
Credit determined by department.

Biology (acceptable score 5 or better)
Credit for BIO 116 (4 hours).

Chemistry (acceptable score 5 or better)
Credit for CHM 141, 142 (6 hours) and CHM 144, 145 (4 hours).

Economics (acceptable score 5 or better)
Credit for ECO 201 and 202 (6 hours).

English A (acceptable score 6 to 7)
Credit for ENG 111 and 112 (6 hours).

English B (no credit awarded)

French (acceptable score 5 or better)
Credit for FRE 101 and FRE 102 (8 hours).

Geography (acceptable score 5 or better)
Credit for GEO 121 and GEO 201 (7 hours).

History
Credit for HST 296 (3 hours) for score of 5 or better.
Credit awarded on an individual basis for selected upper-level courses for score of 6 or 7.

Latin (acceptable score 6 to 7)
Credit determined by department.

Mathematics (acceptable score 6 or better)
Credit for MTH 151 (5 hours).

Philosophy (acceptable score 6 or better)
PHL 105 (3 hours).

Physics (acceptable score 6 to 7)
Credit for PHY 181,182 (8 hours) and PHY 183, 184 (2 hours).

Psychology (acceptable score 5 or better)
Credit for PSY 111 (4 hours).

Spanish (acceptable score 6 to 7)
Credit for SPN 201 (3 hours).

Theatre Arts (acceptable score 5 or better)
Credit for THE 131, 191, and 200 (7 hours).

Visual Art (no credit awarded).

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