Number and percentage of public high schools that offered dual credit, Advanced Placement (AP), or International Baccalaureate (IB) courses during the 12-month school year, and percentage of all public high school students who were enrolled in these schools during this school year, by locale: 2002–03
|Course offering and locale||Number of schools||Percent of schools||Percent of students|
|Offered dual credit course1|
|Offered Advanced Placement (AP) course|
|Offered International Baccalaureate (IB)2 course|
! Interpret data with caution.
1 Dual credit courses are courses for which high school students can earn both high school and postsecondary credits.
2 International Baccalaureate programs include an international curriculum certified by the International Baccalaureate Organization.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Fast Response Survey System (FRSS), "Dual Credit and Exam-Based Courses," FRSS 85, 2003.