Advanced Placement and International Baccalaureate

Okanagan College recognizes and gives credit for Advanced Placement (AP) programs. We require an official AP transcript (College Grade Report) to be sent directly to us.

If you completed AP courses at your high school, the AP transcript will be sent to the institutions you indicated on your answer sheet in July. If you did not indicate Okanagan College as a recipient, you may order an AP transcript through College Board.

Discipline
Minimum Grade Required
Transferability
Biology
4
Credit for BIOL 111 and 121 or BIOL 112 and BIOL 122
Chemistry
4
Credit for CHEM 111 and 121 or CHEM 112 and 122
Computer Science
4
A prerequisite waiver of COSC 111 and 121 for entry into subsequent courses, provided applicants successfully complete a supervised laboratory assignment prepared by the Computer Science Department
Microeconomics
4
Credit for ECON 115
Macroeconomics
4
Credit for ECON 125
English Language and Composition
4
Credit for ENGL 100
English Literature and Composition
4
Credit for ENGL 151
Environmental Science No credit
French
4
Credit for FREN 112 and 122
History
4 on the AP European history course
Credit for HIST 116 and 126
 
4 on the AP USA history course
Credit for HIST 211 and 221
Mathematics
4 in Calculus AB
Credit for MATH 112
 
4 in Calculus BC
Credit for MATH 112 and 122
Physics
4 in Physics 1 and Physics 2
Credit for PHYS 112 and 122
 
4 in Physics 1
Credit for PHYS 112
  4 in Physics 2 Credit for PHYS 1st
Psychology
4
Credit for PSYC 111 and 121

 

Okanagan College may give credit for International Baccalaureate (IB) programs.

We require an official IB transcript to be sent directly to us. Talk to your high school or you may order an IB transcript through the International Baccalaureate Organization.

Discipline
Minimum
Grade Required
Transferability
Biology 6 Credit for BIOL 111 and 121 or BIOL 112 and 122.
  5 A prerequisite waiver for BIOL 111 and 121 or BIOL 112 and 122 for entry into second-year courses
Chemistry 6 Credit for CHEM 111 and 121 or CHEM 112 and 122
Computer Science 5 A prerequisite waiver of COSC 111 and 121 for entry into subsequent courses, provided applicants successfully complete a supervised laboratory assignment prepared by the Computer Science Department
English 5 in the higher-level IB English examination and an "A" in English 12 A prerequisite waiver for first year English for entry into second year
History (Asia or European) 5 A prerequisite waiver of first-year courses for entry into applicable second year courses
Mathematics 5 Credit for MATH 112 and/or MATH 112 & 122 depending on the examination taken
Physics 6 Credit for PHYS 112 and 122

* Students should contact Education Advising for more information. Students planning to transfer to a university at a later date should also contact the university of their choice.