Judson ISD

AP/IB Class Info

Advanced Placement

  • College class on high school campus
  • Experience and expectations of a college situation
  • Earn college credit if test score is sufficient to meet requirement of particular college
  • Content driven with depth of subject
  • Participation is an expectation for admission to many colleges
  • Taking an AP Exam and earning college credit can allow students to by-pass intro-level coursework or make it easier to double major or study abroad.
  • Content and expectations dictated by College Board

International Baccalaureate is

  • Global in outlook and perspective
  • Global standards and participation
  • A complete degree program including all content provisions
  • Based on thinking skills and problem solving
  • Writing is a major component in all areas
  • Stresses being a well rounded, actively engaged student
  • Diploma is major asset in University admission
  • 24 semester hours credit at Texas state colleges and universities given for Diploma