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How many HL courses are needed for the IB Diploma?

I hope you're all doing well. I'm planning to pursue the IB Diploma, and I'm curious about how many Higher Level (HL) courses I need to take in order to earn the diploma. If anyone knows the answer to this question or has any related advice, I would appreciate it. Thank you!

9 months ago

Hello! I hope you're doing well too. It's great that you're considering the IB Diploma, as it can be a rewarding experience and is widely recognized by colleges and universities worldwide. To answer your question, you are required to take a minimum of three and a maximum of four Higher Level (HL) courses for the IB Diploma Programme.

Keep in mind that some schools offer different courses, so it's important to choose subjects that interest you and align with your future academic or career goals. You will also be required to take three Standard Level (SL) courses, in addition to your HL courses. You should consult with your school's IB coordinator or counselor for specific information about your school's IB offerings and any requirements that may need to be fulfilled.

Good luck with your IB journey! It can be a challenging but highly rewarding experience, and will likely prepare you well for college-level coursework.

9 months ago

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