Academic Catalog & Forms
ADVANCED PLACEMENT CREDIT
Advanced placement and academic credit toward a degree may be granted to students who receive a grade of three, four, or five on the Advanced Placement Examinations of the College Entrance Examination Board. Students with a grade of three will receive a maximum of three semester hours of credit. Students receiving grades of four and five may receive up to six semester hours credit. Credit is awarded only in those fields applicable to the Bluefield curriculum. Information about these examinations can be obtained from the College Board Advanced Placement Examination, P. O. Box 977, Princeton, New Jersey 08540.
INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE PROGRAM CREDITS
Credit and advanced placement may be awarded to students on the basis of results of the International Baccalaureate program, but are subject in every instance to the recommendation of the academic department concerned and approved by the Vice President of Academic Affairs, in accordance with the policies of the Council on Education. The student’s records and transcript of grades will be evaluated with scores of 5, 6, or 7 on the Higher Level Examinations. The International Baccalaureate Program is available in selected high schools in the United States and numerous foreign countries.