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Is UCC an IB school?

Is UCC an IB school?

UCC’s three IB Programmes UCC has offered the IB Diploma Programme (DP), considered the gold standard in university preparation, for more than 20 years with its focus on inquiry-based learning.

Do colleges accept IB diplomas?

Getting an IB diploma is no mean feat, and colleges respect that. Some provide course credit for the IB diploma; others offer credit for individual exams students take within the diploma program. Some schools offer credit for high scores on HL, but not SL, exams; others offer credit for high scores on both HL and SL.

Is IB better than AP in Canada?

IB is perhaps better for European/International universities, whereas AP is probably favoured by American universities. Both are recognized in Canada. The IB is a 2 year, comprehensive program including an independent research essay. AP marks are based only on a single big (mostly multiple choice) exam in May.

Does IB count as a diploma?

The International Baccalaureate® (IB) Diploma Programme (DP) is recognized and respected by the world’s leading universities, and evidence suggests that higher rates of DP students go on to university and higher education study than non-IB students.

What kind of school is Upper Canada College?

Upper Canada College (UCC) is one of North America’s premier all-boys schools. Located in the heart of Toronto, Ontario, UCC is a private school for students between Senior Kindergarten and Grade Twelve, operating under the International Baccalaureate program.

Is there an IB Diploma Programme in Montreal?

IB Diploma Programme. LCC is the only English high school in Montreal to offer the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP), where the focus is on an academically challenging, international education.

Who are the IBDP students in Lower Canada College?

IBDP students are school leaders, athletes and highly involved in all co-curricular activities. In fact, the CAS component requires students to be involved in co-curricular activities.

When is Upper Canada College Teacher Training Institute?

End of dialog window. Upper Canada College is pleased to offer our first virtual International Baccalaureate Teacher Training Institute from Tuesday, June 22 to Friday, June 25, 2021. Click here to learn more and register for 2021 workshops!