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The University of Wyoming awards credit for various INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE (IB) subjects. This chart shows all of the subjects currently accepted at UW. It includes the minimum credit -earning scores, the names of the courses for which you may earn credit, and the number of hours which will be awarded. If a subject is not listed, please contact the Office of the Registrar.

International Baccalaureate

Subject Min. Score Course Number Credit Hours Course Title
Adv. Math SL 4+ MATH 2200, MATH 2205 8 Calculus I, Calculus II
Anthropology HL - Fld. Res. 4+ ANTH 3310 3 Intro to Anthro. Research Methods
Social Anthropology HL - Theory 4+ ANTH 3410 3 Patterns of Subsistence
Social Anthropology SL 4+ ANTH 1200 3 Intro Cultural Anthropology
Art/Design HL 4 ART 1000, ART 1010 6 General Art: Studio,
General Art: History
Biology HL 4+ LIFE 1010 4 General Biology
Biology SL 4+ LIFE 1010 4 General Biology
Chemistry HL 4 CHEM 1000 4 Introductory Chemistry
Chemistry HL 5+ CHEM 1020,
CHEM 1030
8 General Chemistry I, General Chemistry II
Chemistry SL 5+ ELEC 1000 4 Physical Science Elective, USP SP
Computer Science HL 4+ COSC 1010,
COSC 1030
8 Intro to Computer Science I and II
Computer Science SL 4+ COSC 1010 4 Intro to Computer Science I
Economics HL 4+ ECON 1000 3 Global Economic Issues
Economics HL 5+ ECON 1010,
ECON 1020
6

Principles of Macroeconomics, Principles of Microeconomics

Economics SL 4+ ECON 1000 4 Global Economic Issues
English HL 4+ ENGL 1010 3 English Comp I

Environmental Systems
and Societies

4+ ENR 1200
4
Environment
French Language 4 FREN 1010 4 1st Yr French
French Language 5 FREN 1010, FREN 1020 8 1st Yr French I, 1st Yr French II
French Language 6/7 FREN 1010, FREN 1020, FREN 2030 12 1st Yr French I, 1st Yr French II, 2nd Yr French I
German Language 4 GERM 1010 4 1st Yr German I
German Language 5 GERM 1010, GERM 1020 8 1st Yr German I, 1st Yr German II
German Language 6/7 GERM 1010, GERM 1020, GERM 2030 12

1st Yr German I, 1st Yr German II, 2nd Yr German I

History - American HL 4 HIST 1210, HIST 1220 6 US History I,
US History II
History - European 4+ UNST CS 3 UNST CS (3), Cultural Context-Social Science
History - Africa HL 4+ ELEC 1000 3 Transfer Credit Elective
History - Asia and Oceania HL 4+ ELEC 1000 3 Transfer Credit Elective
History - EUrope and the Middle East HL 4+ ELEC 1000 3 Transfer Credit Elective
Information Technology/ Global Society 4+ UNST G 3 UNST G (3), Global Awareness
Macroeconomics, Principles of 6/7 ECON 1010 5 Principles of Macroeconomics
Math SL 4+ MATH 1450 3 Algebra & Trigonometry
Math HL 4 MATH 2200, MATH 2205 8 Calculus I, Calculus II
Math Studies 4+ UNST QA 3 Quantitative Reasoning I
Microeconomics, Principles of 6/7 ECON 1020 3 Principles of Microeconomics
Music HL 4 MUSC 1000 3 Intro to Music
Music Theory SL 4+ MUSC 1000 3 Intro to Music
Philosophy HL 4+ 3 hours of general transfer credit
Physics HL 4 PHYS 1110, PHYS 1120 8 General Physics I, General Physics II
Psychology SL 4+ PSYC 1000 3 General Psychology
Russian  Language 4 RUSS 1010 4 1st Yr Russian I
Russian Language 5 RUSS 1010, RUSS 1020 8 1st Yr Russian I, 1st Yr Russian II
Russian Language 6/7

RUSS 1010,RUSS 1020, RUSS 2030

12 1st Yr Russian I, 1st Yr Russian II, 2nd Yr Russian I
Spanish Language 4 SPAN 1010 4 1st Yr Spanish I
Spanish Language 5 SPAN 1010, SPAN 1020 8 1st Yr Spanish I, 1st Yr Spanish II
Spanish Language 6/7 SPAN 1010, SPAN 1020, SPAN 2030 12 1st Yr Spanish I, 1st Yr Spanish II, 2nd Yr Spanish I
Theory of Knowledge B or A 3 3 hours of USP CH credit
Performance/Theatre Production HL 4+ THEA 2050 3 Theatre Practice
Visual Art SL 4 ART EL 6 ART EL (6), Art Elective, USP CA
Visual Art HL 4 ART EL 12 ART EL (12), Art Elective, USP CA

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