Tag Archives: IB

Ask Test Masters – Do I Have to Take AP Exams to Get Into College?

Today‚Äôs Ask Test Masters question comes from Curious Mama. She writes If a child doesn’t take AP courses, and instead takes the classes that are offered generally by the school for that grade, and receives a 3.5 gpa or higher, … Continue reading

Posted in Advice for Freshmen, Advice for Sophomores, Ask Test Masters | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Ask Test Masters – What if My School Doesn’t Offer AP or IB Classes?

Today’s Ask Test Masters question comes from a reader in Colombia who writes: Hi! I read your post (and it is extremely helpful by the way) but when I was reading the “Grades” section I came across a question: What … Continue reading

Posted in Advice for Juniors, Ask Test Masters | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Ask Test Masters: AP, IB, and Dual Credit

Ask Test Masters is a great resource available to you where you can directly ask us questions about all your college admissions needs. Recently, we received the following query: “Hey, so I’m absolutely confused about DC/ AP classes. I’ve recently … Continue reading

Posted in Advice, Standardized Tests | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

What does it really take to get into the Ivy League? Part III: AP, IB, and SAT II Exams

In this installment of What does it really take to get into the Ivy League?, we continue our discussion of standardized tests, turning now to subject based tests such as AP, IB, and SAT II exams. How many AP Exams … Continue reading

Posted in Advice, Advice for Freshmen, Advice for Juniors, Advice for Seniors, Advice for Sophomores, Standardized Tests | Tagged , , , , , , | 40 Comments