When reviewing college applications, admissions officers like to see that students have challenged themselves academically. A student can do this through the successful completion of honors or Advanced Placement (AP) classes, or they could undertake the demanding curriculum program known as the International Baccalaureate, or IB. In this installment of the College Coach video series, Ask the College Admissions Expert, former Tufts University admissions officer Becky Leichtling answers the question, “What Are IB Classes?” to help you figure out if the International Baccalaureate curriculum may be a good fit for you or your child.
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