StFX has made a policy change that could significantly impact our IB Grads.
The policy reads as such:
“Students will be considered for admission using the
International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma with a minimum
score of 24. Students admitted to St. Francis Xavier University
with a score of 30 or higher on the IB Diploma, and who
have received a score of at least 5 on all higher level and
standard level courses, will be granted up to 30 credits.
Students who have completed IB courses but who...
is a comprehensive curriculum which consists of six core courses,
a unique seventh course called the Theory of Knowledge,
an extended essay of 4000 words, and a social service requirement.
IB is recognized throughout the world as a very comprehensive and