University of Cambridge International Examinations
Towson University recognizes that A/AS Levels taken through University of Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) or other approved boards represent achievement beyond the standard American high school program and awards advanced standing to students who successfully complete Cambridge exams.
International GCE Advanced and Advanced Subsidiary (A and AS) Level
Credit will be awarded for either A or AS levels as outlined below. Towson University course equivalencies will be determined on an individual basis.
International A Levels are recognized for matriculation purposes. Advanced standing credit is awarded for A Level passes with a mark of D or better. Eight units are awarded for science/math A Level courses; six units are awarded for non-science/math A Level courses.
Advanced standing credit is awarded for AS Level passes with a mark of D or better. Four units are awarded for science/math AS Level courses; three units are awarded for non-science/math AS Level courses.
|CIE Mark for A or AS Level||Suggested U.S. Equivalent Grade|
|B||A- or B+|