Advanced research is a key component of all IB subjects. All IB Diploma candidates complete a 4,000-word independent research paper on a topic of their own choosing. This Extended Essay, coupled with research requirements in all IB courses, sets IB students apart and better prepares them for college-level research and writing. Research shows that IB students are significantly better prepared for college-level coursework involving research and find their research skills to be important for future success. 

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