International Baccalaureate Diploma

Sul Ross will grant a maximum of 24 semester credit hours to any new student having an International Baccalaureate Diploma. Credit awarded is listed below.

Higher Exams

Credit awarded and accepted grades for higher exams only: 7 = A; 6 = A; 5 = B; 4 = B.

Higher Exam Credit Hours SRSU Course Texas Common Course
Biology 8 BIOL 1401, 1402 BIOL 1413, 1411
Business & Organization 6 FIN 3340, MGT 3360 N/A
Chemistry 8 CHEM 1401, 1402, 2401, 2402 CHEM 1111, 1311, 1112, 1312
Economics 6 ECO 2300, 2305 ECON 2301, 2302
English 6 ENG 1301, 1302 ENGL 1301, 1302
French 8 FREN 1401, 1402 FREN 1411, 1412
German 8 Language Requirement GERM 1411, 1412
Geography 3 GEOG 1302 GEOG 1303
History 6 HIST 1301, 1302 HIST 1301, 1302
Music 6 MUS 1312 MUSI 1306
Philosophy 3 PHIL 1301 PHIL 1301
Physics 8 PHYS 1401 , 1402 PHYS 1401, 1402
Psychology 3 PSYC 1302, 2301 PSYC 2301
Spanish 8 SPAN 1401, 1402 SPAN 1411, 1412

Standard Exams, Table 1

Credit is awarded for the courses below for scores of 4 or higher.

Standard Exam Credit Hours SRSU Course Texas Common Course
Art 3 ART 1301 ART 1301
Biology 8 BIOL 1401, 1402 BIOL 1413, 1411
Chemistry 8 CHEM 1401, 1402 CHEM 1111, 1311, 1112, 1312
Computer Science 3 CS 1301 COSC 1300
Economics 6 ECO 2300, 2305 ECON 2301, 2302
Mathematical Studies 6 MATH 1315, 1316 MATH 1314, 1316
Mathematical Studies 7 MATH 1316, 2413 MATH 1316, 2413
Music 6 MUS 1312 MUSI 1306, 1311
Philosophy 3 PHIL 1301 PHIL 1301
Physics 8 PHYS 1401, 1402 PHYS 1401, 1402
Psychology 3 PSY 1302 PSYC 2301
Theatre 3 THEA 1302 THEA 1310

Standard Exams, Table 2

Credit is awarded for the courses below for scores of 4 or 5.

Standard Exam Credit Hours SRSU Course Texas Common Course
French 8 FREN 1401, 1402 FREN 1411, 1412
German 8 Language Requirement GERM 1411, 1412
Spanish 8 SPAN 1401, 1402 SPAN 1411, 1412

Standard Exams, Table 3

Credit is awarded for the courses below for scores of 6 or 7.

Standard Exam Credit Hours SRSU Course Texas Common Course
French 14 FREN 1401, 1402, 2301, 2302 FREN 1411, 1412, 2311, 2312
German 14 Language Requirement GERM 1411, 1412, 2311, 2312
Spanish 14 SPAN 1401, 1402, 2301, 2302 SPAN 1411, 1412, 2311, 2312

Requesting Transcripts

To request the International Baccalaureate transcript call (212) 696 4464 or write to International Baccalaureate North America, 200 Madison Avenue, Suite 2007, New York, NY 10016. The transcript should be sent to Sul Ross State University, Registrar’s Office, Box C-108, Alpine, TX 79832.