Advanced Placement & International Baccalaureate Credit

Advanced Placement (AP) Credits

Upon enrollment at Garrett College, a student who has passed Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations with the allowable minimum score may request to have those credits posted to his/her Garrett transcript, at no charge. A minimum score of 3 is required for most courses, with scores of 4 or 5 required on several higher level and science courses. For detailed score requirements and course equivalencies, contact the Office of Records and Registration.

To receive credit, official documentation from the testing center must be sent directly to Garrett's Office of Records and Registration (score reports can be ordered online at www.collegeboard.org/ap.

Advanced Placement Examinations are available through the College Entrance Examination Board of the Educational Testing Services, Princeton, NJ  08540.

International Baccalaureate Programme (IB) Credits

The International Baccalaureate Programme (IB) is a rigorous two-year curriculum offered in select secondary schools through the world. In order to receive college credit for IB, student must sit for the examination in each subject of study. Visit www.ibo.org for more information.

A minimum score of 4 on the Standard or Higher Level exam is required for most courses, with higher scores required in some areas. Detailed score requirements and course equivalencies can be obtained from Garrett’s Office of Records and Registration.

To receive credit, official documentation must be sent directly to Garrett’s Office of Records and Registration. Additional fees apply.