A-Level Exam Equivalencies

A-Level Exam Transfer Policies:

  • Binghamton awards 4 credits for AS or H1 Level exams and 8 credits for the A or H2 Level exams.
  • In instances where a student scores at the A Level, the 8 A Level credits subsume the credit of the AS Level.
  • Credit is awarded for scores of A-E unless otherwise noted in the equivalency table below.  
A-Level Exam
Binghamton Equivalency
General Education Requirement Fulfilled
Accounting, AS Level
  • Scores of A-E: MGTE XXX (4 credits)
 
Accounting, A Level
  • Scores of A-E: MGTE XXX (8 credits)
 
Principles of Accounting A, H2 Level
  • Scores of A-E: MGTE XXX (8 credits)
 
Arabic, AS Level Foreign Language
  • Scores of A-E: Contact department for credit evaluation (4 credits)
 
Arabic, A Level
  • Scores of A-E: Contact department for credit evaluation (8 credits)
 
Art & Design, AS Level
  • Scores of A-E: LART XXX (4 credits)
 
Art & Design, A Level
  • Scores of A-E: LART XXX (8 credits)
Aesthetics (A)
Art, H1 Level
  • Scores of A-E: LART XXX (4 credits)
 
Art, H2 Level
  • Scores of A-E: LART XXX (8 credits)
Aesthetics (A)
Biology, AS or H1 Level
  • Scores of A-E: MSCI XXX (4 credits)
Laboratory Science (L) 
Biology, A or H2 Level
  • Scores of A-E: MSCI XXX (8 credits)
Laboratory Science (L)
Business Studies, AS or H1 Level
  • Scores of A-E: MGTE XXX (4 credits)
 
Business, A or H2 Level
  • Scores of A-E: MGTE XXX (8 credits)
 
Management of Business, A or H2 Level
  • Scores of A-E: MGTE XXX (8 credits) 
 
Chemistry, AS Level
  • Scores of A or B: CHEM 107 (4 credits)
  • Scores of C: CHEM 101 (4 credits)

No credit awarded for scores of D or E

Laboratory Science (L) for scores of A, B or C
Chemistry, A Level
  • Scores of A, B, or C: CHEM 107 (4 credits) and CHEM 108 (4 credits)

No credit awarded for scores of D or E

Laboratory Science (L) for scores of A, B or C
Chemistry, H1 Level
  • Scores of A or B: CHEM 107 (4 credits)
  • Scores of C: CHEM 101 (4 credits)

No credit awarded for scores of D or E

Laboratory Science (L) for scores of A, B or C 
Chemistry, H2 Level
  • Scores of A, B, or C: CHEM 107 (4 credits) and CHEM 108 (4 credits)

No credit awarded for scores of D or E

Laboratory Science (L) for scores of A, B or C
Chinese, A Level
  •  Scores of A-E: CHIN 204 (4 credits) & CHIN 2XX (4 credits)
Foreign Language (FL3)
Chinese Language, AS or H1 Level
  • Scores of A-E: CHIN 204 (4 credits)
Foreign Language (FL3)
Chinese Language & Literature, H2 Level
  • Scores of A-E: CHIN 204 (4 credits) & CHIN 2XX (4 credits) 
Foreign Language (FL3)
Chinese, Malay, Tamil, H1 Level
  • Scores of A-E: CHIN XXX (4 credits)
 
Chinese Studies in Chinese, H1 Level
  • Scores of A-E: CHIN XXX (4 credits)
 
Chinese Studies in Chinese, H2 Level
  • Scores of A-E: CHIN XXX (4 credits)
 
Chinese Studies in English, H1 Level
  • Scores of A-E: LART XXX (4 credits)
 
Chinese Studies in English, H2 Level
  • Scores of A-E: LART XXX (4 credits) 
 
Classical Studies, AS or H1 Level
  • Scores of A-E: Contact department advisor (4 credits)
 
Classical Studies, A or H2 Level
  • Scores of A-E: Contact department advisor (8 credits)
Humanities (H)
Computer Science, AS Level
  • Scores of A-E: CS XXX (4 credits) 
 
Computer Science, A Level
  • Scores of A-E: CS XXX (8 credits) 
 
Computing, H2 Level
  • Scores of A-E: CS XXX (8 credits) 
 
Design and Technology, AS or H1 Level
  • Scores of A-E: NLIB XXX (4 credits)
 
Design and Technology, A or H2 Level
  • Scores of A-E: NLIB XXX (8 credits)
 
Design & Textiles, AS Level
  • Scores of A-E: LART XXX (4 credits) 
 
Design & Textiles, A Level
  • Scores of A-E: LART XXX (8 credits)
 
Digital Media & Design, AS Level
  • Scores of A-E: LART XXX (4 credits) 
 
Digital Media & Design, A Level
  • Scores of A-E: LART XXX (8 credits) 
 
Drama, AS Level 
  • Scores of A-E: LART XXX (4 credits)
 
Drama, A or H2 Level
  • Scores of A-E: THEA 1XX (8 credits)
Aesthetics (A)
Economics, AS or H1 Level
  • Scores of A or B: ECON 162 (4 credits)

No credit awarded for scores of C, D or E

Social Science (N) for scores of A or B
Economics, A or H2 Level
  • Scores of A or B: ECON 160 (4 credits) & ECON 162 (4 credits)
No credit awarded for scores of C, D or E
Social Science (N) for scores of A or B
English Language, AS Level
  • Scores of A-E: LART XXX (4 credits) 
 
English Language, A Level
  • Scores of A-E: LART XXX (8 credits)  
 
English Language & Literature, AS Level
  • Scores of A-E: LART XXX (4 credits) 
 
English Language & Linguistics, H2 Level
  • Scores of A-E: LART XXX (8 credits)  
 
Literature in English, H1 Level
  • Scores of A-E: ENG 200 (4 credits)
 
Literature in English, H2 Level
  • Scores of A-E: ENG 200 (4 credits) & ENG 2XX (4 credits)
Humanities (H)
English Literature, AS Level
  • Scores of A-E: ENG 200 (4 credits)
 
English Literature, A Level
  • Scores of A-E: ENG 200 (4 credits) & ENG 2XX (4 credits)
Humanities (H)
Environmental Management, AS Level
  • Scores of A: ENVI 201 (4 credits)
  • Scores of B or C: ENVI 101 (4 credits)

No credits awarded for scores of D or E

 
French Language, AS or H1 Level
  • Scores of A-E: FREN 211 (4 credits)
    *Please contact department about course placement
Foreign Language (FL3)
French, A or H2 Level
  • Scores of A-E: FREN 215 (4 credits) & LART XXX (4 credits)
    *Please contact department about course placement
Foreign Language (FL3)
General Studies in Chinese H1 Level
  • Scores of A-E: LART XXX (4 credits)
 
Geography, AS or H1 Level
  • Scores of A-E: GEOG 101 (4 credits)
Social Science (N)
Geography, A or H2 Level
  • Scores of A-E: GEOG 101 (4 credits)  & GEOG 120 (4 credits)
Social Science (N)
German Language, AS or H1 Level
  • Scores of A-E: GERM 2XX (4 credits)
Foreign Language (FL3)
German Language, A or H2 Level
  • Scores of A-E: GERM 2XX (8 credits)
Foreign Language (FL3)
History, AS or H1 Level
  • Scores of A-E: LART XXX (4 credits)
 
History, A or H2 Level
  • Scores of A-E: SOCS XXX (8 credits)
Social Science (N)
India Studies, H1 Level
  • Scores of A-E: LART XXX (4 credits)
 
India Studies, H2 Level
  • Scores of A-E: LART XXX (8 credits)
 
Information Technology, AS Level
  • Scores of A-E: NLIB XXX (4 credits)
 
Information Technology, A Level
  • Scores of A-E: NLIB XXX (8 credits)
 
Islamic Studies, AS Level
  • Scores of A-E: *Contact department for credit evaluation 
 
Islamic Studies, A Level
  •  Scores of A-E: *Contact department for credit evaluation 
 
Japanese Language, AS or H1 Level
  • Scores of A-E: JPN 204 (4 credits)
Foreign Language (FL3)
Knowledge Skills: General Paper, H1 Level
  • Scores of A-E: LART XXX (4 credits) 
 
Knowledge Skills: Project Work, H1 Level
  • Scores of A-E: LART XXX (4 credits)
 
Knowledge & Inquiry, H2 Level
  • Scores of A-E: LART XXX (8 credits) 
 
Malay Language & Literature, H2 Level
  • Scores of A-E: LART XXX (8 credits) 
 
Mathematics, AS Level
  • Scores of A-C: MATH 223/224 (4 credits)

No credits awarded for scores of D or E

Mathematics (M)
Mathematics, A Level
  • Scores of A-C: MATH 224/225 (4 credits) & MSCI XXX (4 credits)

No credits awarded for scores of D or E

Mathematics (M) 
Further Mathematics, A Level
  • Scores of A-C: MATH 224/225 (4 credits) & MATH 327 (4 credits)

No credits awarded for scores of D or E

Mathematics (M) 
Mathematics, A H1 Level
  • Scores of A-B: MSCI XXX (4 credits)

No credits awarded for scores of C, D or E

Mathematics (M) 
Mathematics, A H2 Level
  • Scores of A-B: MATH 224/225 (4 credits) & MATH 147 (4 credits) 

No credits awarded for scores of C, D or E

Mathematics (M)
Music, AS or H1 Level
  • Scores of A-E: MUS 110 (4 credits) 
 
Music, A or H2 Level
  • Scores of A-E: MUS 110 (4 credits) & MUSP XXX (4 credits)
Aesthetics (A)
Physics, AS or H1 Level
  • Scores of A, B or C: MSCI XXX (4 credits) 

*No credit awarded for scores of D or E

 
Physics, A or H2 Level
  • Scores of A, B or C: PHYS 121 (4 credits) & PHYS 122 (4 credits)

*No credit awarded for scores of D or E

Laboratory Science (L) for scores of A, B or C
Psychology, AS or H1 Level
  • Scores of A-E: PSYC 111 (4 credits) & PSYC 2XX (4 credits)
 
Psychology, A or H2 Level
  • Scores of A-E: PSYC 111 (4 credits)
 
Sociology, AS Level
  • Scores of A-E: LART XXX (4 credits)
 
Sociology, A Level
  • Scores of A-E: SOCS XXX (8 credits)
Social Science (N)
Spanish: FIrst Language, AS Level
  • Scores of A-E: SPAN 2XX (4 credits) - *Please contact department about course placement 
Foreign Language (FL3)
Spanish Language, AS Level
  • Scores of A-E: SPAN 211 (4 credits) - *Please contact department about course placement
Foreign Language (FL3)
Spanish Language, A Level
  • Scores of A-E: SPAN 215 (4 credits) & LART XXX (4 credits) - *Please contact department about course placement
Foreign Language (FL3)
Spanish Literature, AS Level
  • Scores of A-E: SPAN 2XX (4 credits) - *Please contact department about course placement
Foreign Language (FL3)
Tamil Language & Literature, H2 Level
  • Scores of A-E: LART XXX (8 credits)
 
Thinking Skills, AS Level
  • Scores of A-E: HUM XXX (4 credits)
Humanities (H)