FAQ

The Q/A below is for Diploma Programme classes only.

When do I take IB classes? 

The classes are open to 11th and 12th graders.

What should I do to prepare for IB classes?

Take as many honors-level classes as possible, although it’s not mandatory.  Talking to your counselor or one of the IB coordinators to plan out your schedule is also a good idea.

Do I have to apply to the IB program at GHS?

No.  There are no GPA or entrance exam requirements.

Which universities recognize IB programme?

Higher education institutions around the world admit students based on their IB credentials, and many have specific admissions policies and guidelines for IB students. Admissions criteria can vary widely across educational systems and selectivity of the institution. For information about what a college or university is regarding IB classes/credits, check on the school’s website or ask an admissions counselor from that institution.

What costs are associated with the IB programme?

IB fees vary from year to year.  Goshen Community Schools subsidizes the costs of the examinations.  Students who have free/reduced lunch status may be eligible for discounts.  Scholarship assistance is also available. For more detailed information, contact an IB Coordinator.