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International Baccalaureate Credit

The International Baccalaureate Program provides secondary school students the opportunity to prepare for college-level course work and earn college credit while in high school through the successful completion IB examinations. Pursuant to Public Act 099-0624, Sauk Valley Community College accepts a specified range of IB scores as equivalencies for selected college courses. Students should submit IB scores to the Office of Admissions and Records for credit/placement evaluation. Please reference the catalog for additional policy relating to alternative credit options.

IB TestTest Scores: 
One - ThreeFourFiveSixSevenPlacement
STUDIES IN LANGUAGE & LITERATURE
Language A HLNoneENG 101ENG 101ENG 101ENG 101Placement per course equivalency
Language A SLNoneGeneral elective creditGeneral elective creditGeneral elective creditGeneral elective creditGeneral elective credit
Literature B HLNoneENG 101ENG 101ENG 101ENG 101Placement per course equivalency
Literature B SLNoneGeneral elective creditGeneral elective creditGeneral elective creditGeneral elective creditGeneral elective credit
Literature & PerformanceNoneEng 160ENG 160ENG 160ENG 160Placement per course equivalency
LANGUAGE ACQUISITION
Classical HLNoneGeneral elective creditGeneral elective creditGeneral elective creditGeneral elective creditGeneral elective credit
Classical SLNoneGeneral elective creditGeneral elective creditGeneral elective creditGeneral elective creditGeneral elective credit
Language B (advanced) HLNoneThird semester Third semesterFourth semesterFourth semesterPlacement per course equivalency
Language B (advanced) SLNoneSecond semesterSecond semesterSecond semesterThird semesterPlacement per course equivalency
Language ab (beginner) HLNoneFirst semesterFirst semesterFirst semesterFirst semesterPlacement per course equivalency
Language ab (beginner) SLNoneFirst semesterFirst semesterFirst semesterFirst semesterPlacement per course equivalency
INDIVIDUALS & SOCIETIES
Anthropology HLNoneSOC 115SOC 115SOC 115SOC 115Placement per course equivalency
Anthropology SLNoneSOC 116SOC 116SOC 116SOC 116Placement per course equivalency
Business Management HLNone
Business Management SLNone
Economics HLNoneECO 211ECO 211ECO 211ECO 211Placement per course equivalency
Economics SLNoneECO 211ECO 211ECO 211ECO 211Placement per course equivalency
Geography HLNoneGEO 122GEO 122GEO 122GEO 122Placement per course equivalency
Geogrraphy SLNoneGEO 122GEO 122GEO 122GEO 122Placement per course equivalency
Global Politics HLNonePSC 261PSC 261PSC 261PSC 261Placement per course equivalency
Global Politics SLNonePSC 261PSC 261PSC 261PSC 261Placement per course equivalency
History HLNoneHIS 131HIS 131HIS 131HIS 131Placement per course equivalency
History SLNoneHIS 231HIS 231HIS 231HIS 131Placement per course equivalency
Information Technology HLNoneCIS 109CIS 109CIS 109CIS 109Placement per course equivalency
Information Technology SLNoneCIS 109CIS 109CIS 109CIS 109Placement per course equivalency
Philosophy HLNonePHL 102PHL 102PHL 102PHL 102Placement per course equivalency
Philosophy SLNonePHL 101PHL 101PHL 101PHL 101Placement per course equivalency
Psychology HLNonePSY 103PSY 103PSY103PSY 103Placement per course equivalency
Psychology SLNonePSY 280PSY 280PSY 280PSY 103Placement per course equivalency
Sociology HLNoneSOC 111SOC 111SOC 111SOC 111Placement per course equivalency
Sociology SLNoneSOC 112SOC 112SOC 112SOC 112Placement per course equivalency
World Religions HLNonePHL 104PHL 104PHL 104PHL 104Placement per course equivalency
World Religions SLNonePHL 104PHL 104PHL 104PHL 104Placement per course equivalency
SCIENCES
Biology HLNoneBIO 104BIO 104BIO 105BIO 105Placement per course equivalency
Biology SLNoneBIO 103BIO 103BIO 103BIO 104Placement per course equivalency
Chemistry HLNoneCHE 102CHE 102CHE 105CHE 105Placement per course equivalency
Chemistry SLNoneCHE102CHE 102CHE 102CHE 102Placement per course equivalency
Environmental Systems HLNoneBIO 140BIO 140BIO 140BIO 140Placement per course equivalency
Environmental Systems SLNoneBIO 103BIO 103 BIO 103BIO 103Placement per course equivalency
Physics HLNonePHY 175PHY 175PHY 201PHY 202Placement per course equivalency
Physics SLNonePHY 175PHY 175PHY 175PHY 175Placement per course equivalency
THE ARTS
MusicNoneMUS 101MUS 101MUS 101MUS 101Placement per course equivalency
FilmNoneHUM 112HUM 112HUM 112HUM 112Placement per course equivalency
Visual ArtsNoneART 118ART 118ART 118ART 118Placement per course equivalency
TheatreNoneTHE 141THE 141THE 141THE 141Placement per course equivalency
MATHEMATICS
Mathematics  Studies SLNoneMAT 121MAT 121MAT 121MAT 121Placement per course equivalency
Mathematics HLNoneMAT 121MAT 121MAT 121MAT 121Placement per course equivalency
Mathematics SLNoneMAT 121MAT 121MAT 121MAT 121Placement per course equivalency
Further Mathematics HLNoneMAT 121MAT 121MAT 121MAT 121Placement per course equivalency