International Baccalaureate (IB) Table

 
International Baccalaureate (IB) Exam Passing Minimum Score MSJC General Education Area and semester units CSU GE Breadth Area for Certification and semester units IGETC Area for Certification and semester units
IB Biology HL 5 A (3) B2 (3) + 3 elective 5B - without lab credit (3) + 2.3 elective
IB Chemistry HL 5 A (3) B1 (3) + 3 elective 5A - without lab credit (3) + 2.3 elective
IB Economics HL 5 B2 (3) D (3) + 3 elective 4 (3) + 2.3 elective
IB Geography HL 5 B2 (3) D (3) + 3 elective 4 (3) + 2.3 elective
IB History (any region) HL 1 5 B2 (3) C2 or D (3) + 3 elective 3B or 4 (3) + 2.3 elective
IB Language A Literature HL2 4-CSU 5-UC C (3) C2 (3) + 3 elective 3B (3) + 2.3 elective
IB Language A Language and Literature HL2 4-CSU 5-UC C (3) C2 (3) + 3 elective 3B (3) + 2.3 elective
IB Language A1 (any language) HL2 4-CSU 5-UC C (3) C2 (3) + 3 elective 3B (3) + 2.3 elective
IB Language A2 (any language) HL2 4-CSU 5-UC C (3) C2 (3) + 3 elective 3B (3) + 2.3 elective
IB Language B (any language) HL2 4-CSU 5-UC C (3) N/A 6 elective 6A (3) + 2.3 elective
IB Mathematics HL 4-CSU 5-UC G (3) B4 (3) + 3 elective 2A (3) + 2.3 elective
IB Physics HL 5 A (3) B1 (3) + 3 elective 5A - without lab credit (3) + 2.3 elective
IB Psychology HL 5 B2 (3) D (3) 4 (3)
IB Theatre HL 4-CSU 5-UC C (3) C1 (3) + 3 elective 3A (3) + 2.3 elective

Actual IB Higher Level transfer credit awarded for admission is determined by the CSU and UC. The UC Policy for IB credit can be found at: UC Admissions

The CSU also has a systemwide policy for awarding transfer credit for admission. The CSU policy for IB can be found at: CSU IB Policy