Thompson Rivers University
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Advanced Standing & Enriched Programs

TRU recognizes and awards credit to both Canadian and international students who complete enriched secondary school programs.

 International Baccalaureate Diploma (IB)

Transfer credit granted for higher level courses passed with a grade of 5 or higher.

BC Transfer Guide for International Baccalaureate

Official transcripts must be sent directly to TRU Admissions from:
International Baccalaureate, New York
Attn: Transcripts
475 Riverside Drive, Suite 240
New York, NY 10115
Phone: 212-696-4464

 Advanced Placement Exams (AP)

Transfer credit granted for approved subjects passed with a grade of 4 or higher.

BC Transfer Guide for Advanced Placement

 General Certificate of Education (GCE)

Transfer credit granted for apprved A-level courses passed with a grade of an A or B.

Course A-Level grade TRU credit given
Accounting A or B BBUS 2210
Art/Design A or B VISA 1000T (3)
Biology A or B BIOL 1110 & 1210
Business Studies A or B BBUS 1000T (3)
Chemistry A or B CHEM 1110 & 1250
Economics A or B ECON 1900 & 1950
French A or B FRAN 1110T (6)
General Studies A or B ARTS 1000T (6)
German A or B GERM 1110 & 1210
Literature (English) A or B ENGL 1110 & 1210
Mathematics A or B MATH 1000
Mathematics (Applied) A or B No credit
Mathematics (Further) A or B MATH 11A or B0 & 12A or B0
Mathematics (Pure) A or B MATH 11A or B0 & 12A or B0
Philosophy A or B PHIL 1210 & 1220
Physics A or B PHYS 1100 & 1200
Psychology A or B PSYC 1110 & 1210
Sociology A or B SOCI 1110 & 1210
Spanish A or B SPAN 1110 & 1210

Students have the option to decline the transfer credit if they wish to complete the course(s) at TRU.