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BSU – Only Higher Level (HL) exams will receive college-level credit at Boise State University.A minimum score of 4 is required to receive credit.Credit for IB exams will be recorded on the BSU transcript with a grade of pass when the student is currently enrolled at Boise State University.IB exams cannot be used to repeat a class already completed.

NNU – Northwest Nazarene is committed to granting credits for the International Baccalaureate program.It will grant 5 lower-division semester credits to be applied to general education and/or major requirements, or elective credit for each higher level course completed with a score of 5, 6, or 7.No credit is granted for standard level courses.

ISU – Idaho State University grants credit for International Baccalaureate Exams equivalent to courses with a minimum exam score.

*All exams must be taken at the Higher Level unless otherwise indicated.
UofI – This chart indicates the equivalent course credit granted with the minimum score.         *All exams must be taken at the Higher Level unless otherwise indicated.
BYU Provo – Three semester hours of credit are awarded for SL exams with scores of 5 or higher 6 semester hours of credit are awarded for HL exams with scores of 5 or higher.No extra credit is awarded for the diploma.
UofU – Completion of the IB Diploma awards 30 semester hours of credit and waives all of the Intellectual Exploration of the General Education requirements. Waivers for Writing, Mathematics (Quantitative Reasoning), and American Institutions requirements will be based on the completion of a corresponding Higher-Level Subject are in which a score of 5 or higher has been achieved. If the Diploma is not earned, students will be awarded 8 semester hours of credit and General Education waiver for each Higher Level Subject passed with a score of 5 or higher.


North Star Charter School (NSCS) is a K-12 public charter school located in Eagle, Idaho. Founded in 2003, NSCS provides students a world-class education characterized by a safe, supportive and structured learning climate that encourages high academic achievement, intellectual confidence, leadership and virtuous citizenship. The school’s charter articulates the vision of its founders to think critically and to become virtuous citizen leaders in our local and world community.

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Our main admission entry points are kindergarten, sixth,  and ninth grades. Applications for other grade-levels are fully considered, but admission is solely based on space availability due to student attrition.


NSCS is committed to improving student achievement through high expectations for student engagement and meaningful preparation for postsecondary education and careers. Explore our Elementary, Middle and High School divisions.


North Star athletics is committed to developing our student-athletes in an educational-based environment. Through a positive coaching atmosphere, student-athletes will be encouraged to expand their athletic abilities. 


Our students receive an exceptional learning experience enabling them to reach their full potential and discover their place in a world of possibilities.

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