Advanced Placement (AP) Exam Equivalents

Students must earn a 3 or better to be awarded credit.

Updated May 2022

Exam Equivalents
Academic Department AP Exam Score EQUIVALENT(S) EFFECTIVE FALL 2022 Equivalent(s) BEFORE Fall 2022 General Education Attribute* Number of Credits Notes
Art Art History 3, 4, 5 ARTH 1100 ARTH 109 A3 3
Art Studio Art 2-D Design 3, 4, 5 ARTS 100E ARTS 10E A3 3 Dept review for ARTS 1200/140 equivalency on a case-by-case basis
Art Studio Art 3-D Design 3, 4, 5 ARTS 100E ARTS 10E A3 3 Dept review for ARTS 1500/130 equivalency on a case-by-case basis
Art Studio Art Drawing 3, 4, 5 ARTS 100E ARTS 10E A3 3 Dept review for ARTS 1403/141 equivalency on a case-by-case basis
Biology Biology 3 BIOL 1000 BIOL 100 NS3 3 Effective Spring 2017
Biology Biology 4, 5 BIOL 1002 BIOL 130 NS3 4 Effective Spring 2017
Chemistry Chemistry 3, 4, 5 CHEM 1022 CHEM 102 NS3 3 Effective Fall 2022
Economics Microeconomics 3, 4, 5 ECON 1111 ECON 111 SS3 3
Economics Macroeconomics 3, 4, 5 ECON 1112 ECON 112 3 Effective Spring 2010
English English Language & Composition 3 COMP 100E COMP 10E 3 Updated Spring 2017
English English Language & Composition 4, 5 COMP 100E COMP 100 BC3 3 Updated Spring 2017
English English Literature & Composition 3 LITR 100E

LITR 10E

3

Updated Spring 2017

English English Literature & Composition 4, 5 LITR 1000 LITR 100 H3 3

Updated Spring 2017

Earth Science Intro To Geology 3, 4, 5 GEOL 1020 GEOL 120 NS3 3
Environmental Science Environmental Science 3 ENSS 100E ENVS 10E NS3 3 Effective Spring 2010
Environmental Science Environmental Science 4, 5 ENSS 1001 ENVS 101 NS3 3 Effective Spring 2010
Foreign Languages & Literatures Chinese Language & Culture 3, 4, 5 FLAN 100E FLAN 10E FL3 3 Added Spring 2008
Foreign Languages & Literatures French Language & Culture 3, 4, 5 FREN 3001 FREN 201 FL3 3 Updated Spring 2008
Foreign Languages & Literatures French Literature 3, 4, 5 FREN 3508 FREN 208 H3 3 Updated Spring 2008
Foreign Languages & Literatures German Language & Culture 3, 4, 5 GERM 300E GERM 20E FL3 3 Updated Spring 2008
Foreign Languages & Literatures Italian Language & Culture 3, 4, 5 ITAL 300E ITAL 20E FL3 3 Added Spring 2008
Foreign Languages & Literatures Japanese Language & Culture 3, 4, 5 JAPN 300E

JAPN 20E

FL3 3

Updated Spring 2013

Foreign Languages & Literatures Latin: Literature 3, 4, 5 LATN 100E LATN 10E FL3 3 Updated Spring 2008
Foreign Languages & Literatures Latin: Vergil 3, 4, 5 LATN 300E LATN 20E FL3 3 Updated Spring 2008
Foreign Languages & Literatures Latin 3, 4, 5 LATN 1002 LATN 102 FL3 3 Created Spring 2010
Foreign Languages & Literatures Spanish Language 3, 4, 5 SPAN 3001 SPAN 202 FL3 3 Updated Spring 2008
Foreign Languages & Literatures Spanish Literature 3, 4, 5 SPAN 3508 SPAN 208 H3 3 Updated Spring 2008
Geography Human Geography 3, 4, 5 GEOG 1000 GEOG 100 SS3 3 Updated Fall 2009
History United States History 3 HIST 1145 HIST 145 AM3 3 Effective Fall 2018
History United States History 4, 5 HIST 1144 & HIST 1145 HIST 144 & HIST 145 AM3 6 Effective Fall 2018
History European History 3 HIST 1101 HIST 101 WC3 3 Effective Fall 2018
History European History 4,5 HIST 1100 & HIST 1101 HIST 100 & HIST 101 WC3 6 Effective Fall 2018
History World History 3 HIST 2200 HIST 120 OW3 3 Effective Fall 2018
History World History 4,5 HIST 2200 & HIST 100E HIST 120 & HIST 10E OW3 6 Effective Fall 2018
Interdisciplinary (intd) AP Seminar 3, 4, 5 INTD 100E INTD 10E 3 Updated Spring 2018
Interdisciplinary (intd) AP Research 3, 4, 5 INTD 100E INTD 10E 3 Updated Spring 2018
Math, Comp Sci & Statistics Calculus AB 3, 4, 5 MATH 2230 MATH 223 M3 4

Updated Fall 2017

Math, Comp Sci & Statistics Calculus BC 3, 4, 5 MATH 2230 & MATH 2240 MATH 223 & MATH 224 M3 8

Updated Fall 2017


If BC grade <3, but 3 on CALC AB subscore then credit awarded for MATH 2230/223 only
Math, Comp Sci & Statistics Statistics 3, 4, 5 STAT 1010 STAT 101 M3 3 Updated Spring 2008
Math, Comp Sci & Statistics Computer Science A 3, 4, 5 CSCI 100E CSCI 10E 3 Updated Spring 2008
Math, Comp Sci & Statistics Computer Science B 3, 4, 5 CSCI 1160 CSCI 116 3 Updated Spring 2008
Math, Comp Sci & Statistics Computer Science Principles 3 CSCI 100E CSCI 10E 3 Created Fall 2016
Math, Comp Sci & Statistics Computer Science Principles 4, 5 CSCI 1160 CSCI 116 3 Created Fall 2016
Music Music Theory 3, 4, 5 MUSC 2250 MUSC 150 A3 3 Updated Fall 2017
Physics Physics 1: Algebra-Based 3, 4, 5 PHYS 1030 PHYS 103 NS3 Created Fall 2014
Physics Physics 2: Algebra-Based 3, 4, 5 PHYS 1040 PHYS 104 Created Fall 2014
Physics Physics B 3, 4, 5 PHYS 1030 & PHYS 1040 PHYS 103 & 104 NS3 8 Updated Spring 2008
Physics Physics C: Mechanics 3, 4, 5 PHYS 2030 PHYS 203 NS3 4 Updated Fall 2011
Physics Physics C: Electricity & Magnetism 3, 4, 5 PHYS 2040 PHYS 204 NS3 4 Updated Fall 2011
Political Science Govt & Politics: US 3 POLS 100E POLS 10E AM3 3 Added Spring 2010
Political Science Govt & Politics: US 4, 5 POLS 1210 POLS 121 AM3 3 Added Spring 2010
Political Science Govt & Politics: Comparative 3 POLS 100E POLS 10E OW3 3 Added Spring 2010
Political Science Govt & Politics: Comparative 4, 5 POLS 1710 POLS 171 OW3 3 Added Spring 2010
Psychology Psychology 3, 4, 5 PSYC 1000 PSYC 100 SS3 3 Updated Spring 2008
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