California State University, Long Beach                                                                          

Policy Statement
98-08
                                                                                                                                            July 15, 1998




POLICY ON INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE

This policy was recommended by the Academic Senate on April 16, 1998
and approved by the President on June 15, 1998.


Students with scores of 5 or higher in International Baccalaureate Higher level courses will be awarded baccalaureate credit of 4 to 10 units, depending on course equivalency.  Departments will be responsible for determining which, if any, courses within their own programs are equivalent to International Baccalaureate courses, as well as the number of units to be awarded.  Departments shall be provided with information about the program and with syllabi for IB courses, to be used in making this determination.



EFFECTIVE: Fall 1998