International Baccalaureate

Henderson State University recognizes International Baccalaureate achievement by awarding credit to students according to scores and semester credit values listed below. Students who have completed IB exams not listed below may request that academic faculty review their scores for possible credit. 

IB exam

Score - Henderson State course - Credits 

Art/Design

4 - ART2033 – Humanities: Art - 3 hours

Biology 

4 - BIO1013 – Intro to Biology - 3 hours and BIO1021 – Intro to Biology Lab - 1 hour

Chemistry 

4 - CHM1004 – Intro to Chemistry - 4 hours

Chemistry

5 - CHM1024 – University Chemistry I - 4 hours

6 - CHM1024 – University Chemistry II - 4 hours

Computer Studies

4 - CSC2003 – Introduction to Computers - 3 hours

5 - CSC1104 – Foundations of Computer Science I - 4 hours

6 - CSC1114 – Foundations of Computer Science II - 4 hours

Economics – 5

5 - ECO2013 – Principles of Macroeconomics - 3 hours and ECO2023 – Principles of Microeconomics - 3 hours

English 

4 - ENG1463 – Freshman English A - 3 hours

5 - ENG1473 – Freshman English B - 3 hours

French 

4- FRE1013/1023 – French 1 & 2 - 6 hours

5 - French 3 - 3 hours

6 - French 4 - 3 hours

Geography 

4 - GEO1023 – Introduction to Geography - 3 hours

German 

4 - GER1013/1023 – German 1 & 2 - 6 hours

5 - GER2033 – German 3 - 3 hours

6 - GER2043 – German 4 - 3 hours

History, Americas 

5 - HIS2053/2063 – US to/since 1877 - 6 hours

Mathematics 

4 - MTH1243 – College Algebra - 3 hours

5 - MTH1295 – Calculus I - 5 hours

Philosophy 

4 - PHI2013 – Introduction to Philosophy - 3 hours

Physics 

4 - PHY2034 – General Physics I - 4 hours

5 - PHY2044 – General Physics II - 4 hours

Psychology 

4 - PSY1013 – General Psychology - 3 hours

Social & Cultural Art

4 - ANT2013 – Intro to Cultural Anthropology - 3 hours

Spanish 

4 - SPA1013/1023 – Spanish I & 2 - 6 hours

5 - SPA2033 – Spanish 3 - 3 hours

6 - SPA2043 – Spanish 4 - 3 hours

Theatre – 4

4 - THA2033 – Humanities: Theatre Arts - 3 hours