Advanced Placement Credit

AP Exam Score Equivalencies

AP EXAMINATION
AP SCORE
COURSE EXEMPTION
CREDIT

Art - History

with a score of 5

elective

1

Biology

See below.

BIO 141, 142

2
(no exemption for score of 3)

Chemistry

with a score of 5

CHE 161

1

Computer A or AB

See below.

CSC 140

1

Economics - Macro

See below.

ECB 101

1

Economics - Micro

See below.

ECB 102

1

English Language

See below.

elective

1
(no exemption for score of 3)

English Literature

See below.

elective

1
(no exemption for score of 3)

Environmental Science See below. elective
1
(no exemption for score of 3)

French

with a score of 3

FRE 101, 102, 103

0


with a score of 4

FRE above + 205

0


with a score of 5

FRE above + one FRE 300-level

1

German

with score of 3

GER 101, 102, 103

0


with score of 4

GER above + 205

0


with score of 5

GER above + one GER 300-level

1

Government & Politics - American

See below.

POL 262

1

Government & Politics - Comparative

See below.

POL 243

1

History - American

See below.

HIS 153

1

History - European

See below.

HIS 104

1

Latin - Catullus, Horace or Vergil

with score of 3

LAT 101, 102

0


with score of 4

LAT 101, 102, 205

0


with score of 5

LAT 101, 102, 205

1

Mathematics - Calculus AB

See below.

MAT 121

1

Mathematics - Calculus BC

See below.

MAT 121 and one elective

2

Music - Listening/Literature


(none)

0

Music - Theory

See below.

MUS 110, 210 *

2

Physics B

See below.

PHY 141 and 142 †

2 †

Physics C - Mechanics

See below.

PHY 111 †

1 †
(no exemption for score of 3)

Physics C - Electricity & Magnetism

See below.

PHY 112 †

1 †
(no exemption for score of 3)

Psychology

See below.

PSY 161

1

Spanish

with a score of 3

SPA 101, 102, 103

0


with a score of 4

SPA above + 205

0


with a score of 5

SPA above + one SPA 300-level

1

Statistics

See below.

STA 201

1
(no exemption for score of 3)

Score of 3: exemption only (no credit granted); no exemption for Biology, Chemistry, English Language, English Literature, Environmental Science, Physics C, or Statistics.

Score of 4 or 5: 1 or 2 course credits as shown above.

* Consult the chair of the Department of Music for possible exemption without credit from Music 310.

†Credit will not be granted for both PHY 101 and 111 or PHY 102 and 112. When both exams are taken, credit will be given for the higher course (PHY 111 or PHY 112).