The International Baccalaureate ® (IB) Diploma Programme (DP) is a rigorous and academically challenging program offered to high school aged students in the US, and by international, independent and state-supported schools all over the world. The curriculum is made up of courses in six subject groups and the DP core with external examinations forming the basis of assessment for most courses.

Montco awards course equivalencies for successfully completed Higher Level (HL) subject area course exams. The Standard Level (SL) History is also accepted. Minimum scores range from 4–6 based on course subject and level.

IB Examination Minimum Score Course Equivalency Course Title
Biology HL 5 BIO 121 General Biology I
Business Management HL 4 MGT 111 Principles of Management
Chemistry HL 5 CHE 121 General Chemistry – Inorganic
Chemistry HL 6 CHE 121 and CHE 122 General Chemistry – Inorganic and General Chemistry - Organic
Computer Science HL 5 CIS 999 - 3 credits Generic Computer Science
Dance HL 4 DAN 999 - 3 credits Generic Dance
Design Technology HL 5 ART 999 - 3 credits Generic Art
Economics HL 4 ECO 110 Elements of Economics
Film HL 4 MSP 230 The Movies: Meanings & Methods
French B HL 5 FRE 101 Elementary French I
French B HL 6 FRE 101 and FRE 102 Elementary French I and II
German B HL 5 GER 101 Elementary German I
German B HL 6 GER 101 and GER 102 Elementary German I and II
Greek (Ancient Greek) HL 5 FLG 999 - 3 credits Generic Foreign Language
Greek (Ancient Greek) HL 6 FLG 999 - 6 credits Generic Foreign Language
History HL 4 HIS 122 World Civilization II: From 1500
History SL 4 HIS 999 - 3 credits Generic History
Info Technology in Global Society HL 5 CIS 999 - 3 credits Generic Computer Science
Italian B HL 5 ITA 101 Elementary Italian I
Italian B HL 6 ITA 101 and ITA 102 Elementary Italian I and II
Latin HL 5 FLG 999 - 3 credits Generic Foreign Language
Latin HL 6 FLG 999 - 6 credits Generic Foreign Language
Music HL 4 MUS 999 - 3 credits Generic Music
Physics HL 5 PHY 121 General Physics I
Physics HL 6 PHY 121 and PHY 122 General Physics I and II
Portuguese B HL 5 FLG 999 - 3 credits Generic Foreign Language
Portuguese B HL 6 FLG 999 - 6 credits Generic Foreign Language
Psychology HL 4 PSY 101 Introduction to Psychology
Sport, Exercise & Health Science HL 5 ESW 999 - 3 credits Generic Exercise Science & Wellness
Spanish B HL 5 SPA 101 Elementary Spanish I
Spanish B HL 6 SPA 101 and SPA 102 Elementary Spanish I and II
Theatre HL 4 THA 114 Theatre Appreciation
Visual Arts HL 4 ART 999 - 3 credits Generic Art