Advanced Placement Exam Equivalencies

Below is a list of college credit to be awarded for Advanced Placement exams. *Please have all official advanced placement results sent to our Admission Office. If you have taken an AP exam for a course not listed, please call our Admission Office.

Note: AOK = Area of Knowledge      I&E = Inquiry and Exploration

AP Exam AP Score Course Equivalent Credits
       
American Government 4 Political Science  (AOK 2) 3
American History 4 History (AOK 2 & I&E) 6
Art History 4 Art (AOK 4) 3
Art Studio 4 Art (AOK 4 & I&E) 3
Biology 4 General Biology I and II (BIO 101 and 102) (Foundation & AOK 5) 8
Calculus AB 4 Calculus I (MAT 131) (Foundation) 4
Calculus BC 4 Calculus I & II (MAT 131 & 132) (Foundation & I&E) 8
Chemistry (Nursing Majors) 4 Introduction to Chemistry (CHE 101) or The Chemical World (CHE 110) 3
Chemistry 4 General Chemistry I and II (CHE 111 & 112) (Foundation & AOK 5) 9
Chinese Language and Culture 4 Chinese (Fulfills language requirement at level of 280) 3
Comparative Government 4 Political Science (POL 101) (AOK 3) 3
Computer Science A 3 Computer Programming (CS 121) (Foundation) 4
Computer Science AB 3 Computer Programming I & II (CS 121 & 122) (Foundation & other) 8
Economics-- Macro 4 Macroeconomics (ECO 105) (AOK 5) 3
Economics-- Micro 4 Microeconomics (ECO 106) (AOK 5) 3
English Language 4 Critical Writing (ENG 120) (Composition - ENG 110 - waived) 3
English Literature 4 Critical Writing (ENG 120) (Composition - ENG 110 - waived) 3
Environmental Science 4 Environmental Science (Foundation) 3
European History 4 History (AOK 2 & I&E) 6
French Language 4 French (Fulfills language requirement at level of 280) 3
French Literature 4 French  (Fulfills language requirement at level of 280) 3
German Language 4 German (Fulfills language requirement at level of 280 3
Human Geography 4 Geography (AOK 3) 3
Italian Language and Culture 4 Italian (Fulfills language requirement at level of 280) 3
Japanese Language and Culture 4 Japanese (Fulfills language requirement at level of 280) 3
Latin Literature 4 Latin (Fulfills language requirement at level of 280) 3
Music Theory 4 Music (AOK 4) 3
Physics B 4 Lab Science (Foundation & AOK 5) 3
Physics C 4 General Physics I & II (PHY 111 & 112) (Foundation & AOK 5) 8
Psychology 4 Introduction to Psychology I or Introduction to Psychology II (PSY 110 or PSY 111) (AOK5) 3
Spanish Language 4 Spanish (Fufills language requirement at level of 280) 3
Spanish Literature 4 Spanish (Fulfills language requirement at level of 280) 3
Statistics 4 Elementary Statistics (MAT 117) (I&E) 4
World History 4 History  (AOK 3 & I&E) 6

*These may be modified by your choice of major.