Why Choose IB?

The International Baccalaureate® (IB) Diploma Programme (DP) curriculum is a rigorous, pre-university course for the highly motivated student. The International Baccalaureate DP offers a comprehensive and integrated academic program in literature, science, language, and other curriculum areas. Research suggests many benefits to choosing the DP.  The Programme aims to develop students who have excellent breadth and depth of knowledge: students who flourish physically, intellectually, emotionally, and ethically.  IB studies also provide students with the opportunity to earn college credits while in high school. 

Below is a short guide to the IB DP and IB Vocabulary:

For more information about the IBO, its purpose, and the benefits of completing the IB program, please visit the IBO website at:


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