高中advanced courses包含 AP ，IB diploma
There are 34 possible AP courses taught at a level approximating an introductory college course's difficulty.
IB diploma program is a 2-year course of study forcusing on international perspectives,with examinations in 6 core subject areas. IB classses teach students to be critical thinkers and writers. Students can choose TO TAKE INDIVIDUAL IB courses or a full IB diploma that runs for 11th and 12th year and requires college-level classes in six subject areas.
One of the major achievements of full IB diploma students is the writing of a 4000-word paper on an academic topic. The IB program provides greater oppertunity for in-depth pursuit of a topic than AP program.
The takeaway is that a student can not go wrong with experiencing either program.