International Baccalaureate Credit

Hartwick recognizes the International Baccalaureate Diploma for purposes of admission. Course credit will be granted for most higher-level (HL) and standard-level (SL) subjects with grades of 4 or better. A-levels are also considered for Hartwick College credit. Other coursework will be evaluated on an individual basis. Contact the Office of the Registrar at 607-431-4435 for more information. Below is a listing of IB courses with Hartwick equivalencies.

IBO Course Minimum Grade Hartwick Credits Awarded Hartwick Course Equivalency
Anthropology (HL/SL) 4 3 Anthropology - General
Biology (HL Only) 4 6 BIOL 202 & 203 (non-lab)
Business (HL/SL) 4 3 Business Administration - General
Chemistry (HL/SL) 4 3 Chemistry - General (non-lab)
Computer Sci (HL Only) 4 3 Computer Science - General
Dance (HL Only) 4 3 Experiential Learning (EL) - Humanities
Design Tech (HL Only) 4 3 Elective - General
Economics (HL Only) 4 3 Economics - General
English A1 (HL Only) 4 3 English - General
Environmental Sys & Soc (HL Only) 4 3 Elective - General
Exercise Physiology (HL/SL) 4 3 BIOL-10 for HL, BIOL-11 Non-Lab for SL (non-lab)
Film (HL Only) 4 3 Experiential Learning (EL) - Humanities
French AB (HL/SL) 4 3 FREN-202 for HL, FREN-201 for SL
Geography (HL Only) 4 3 Social & Behavioral Science - General
German (HL/SL) 4 3 GERM-215 for HL, GERM-214 for SL
History Americas (HL Only) 4 3 History - General
History (HL Only) 4 3 History - General
Mathematics (HL/SL) 4 3 MATH-121 for HL, Quantitative & Formal Reasoning (QFR) for SL
Music (HL/SL) 4 3 Music - General
Philosophy (HL Only) 4 3 Philosophy - General
Physics (HL Only) 4 3 Physics - General (non-lab)
Psychology (HL/SL) 4 3 Psychology - General
Spanish (HL/SL) 4 3 SPAN-202 for HL, SPAN-201 for SL
Theatre (HL/SL) 4 3 THEA-140 or Theatre - General
Visual Arts (HL Only) 4 3 Experiential Learning (EL) - Humanities
World Religions (HL/SL) 4 3 Religious Studies - General
Theory of Knowledge 4 3 Experiential Learning (EL) - Social & Behavioral Sciences