AP Equivalents

32 credits is max. allowed for AP transfer credit

AP Exam

 

Equivalency

(four credits unless otherwise stated)

General Education

Requirement Fulfillment

Art History - 13

Score 3 – elective credit

Score 4 or 5 – ARTH 110

Aesthetics (A)

Biology - 20

Score 3 - MSCI XXX same
Score 4 - with DSON college code = BIOL 113 L GenEd
Score 4 - for all other schools = BIOL XXX L GenEd
Score 5 - BIOL 113 & 114 L GenEd

Score 4 or 5 – Laboratory Science (L)

Calculus AB - 66

Score 3, 4, or 5 - MATH 224/225

Mathematics/Reasoning (M)

Calculus BC - 68

Score less than 3 with 3 subscore on AB exam –
MATH 223/224


Score less than 3 with 4 or 5 subscore on AB exam – MATH 224/225


Score 3 - MATH 224/225
Score 4 - MATH 223/224/225/226
Score 5 - MATH 224/225/226/227

Mathematics/

Reasoning (M)

Chemistry - 25

Score 3 – CHEM 101

Score 4 – CHEM 111 or CHEM 107

Score 5 – CHEM 107 and CHEM 108 (eight credits)

Score 4 or 5 – Laboratory Science (L)

Chinese Language and Culture - 28

Score 3, 4 or 5 – elective credit

Gen Ed Foreign Language (FL3)

Comparative Government and Politics - 58

Score 3, 4 or 5 – PLSC 113

Social Science (N)

Computer Science A - 31

Score 3, 4 or 5 – CS free elective

 

Computer Science Principles – 32

Score 3, 4 or 5 – CS free elective

 

English Language &               Composition - 36

Score 3, 4 or 5 – elective credit

 

English Literature & Composition - 37

Score 3, 4 or 5 – elective credit

Humanities (H)

Environmental Science - 40

Score 3 - ENVI 101
Score 4 - ENVI 101 + L GenEd
Score 5 - ENVI 101 & 201 L GenEd total of 8 credits

Score 4 or 5 – Laboratory Science (L)

European History - 43

Score 3, 4 or 5 – elective credit

Social Science (N)

 

French Language and Culture - 48

Score 3, 4 or 5 – elective credit.  Consult with department if you plan to take additional courses.

 

Gen Ed Foreign Language (FL3)

German Language and Culture - 55

 

 

Score 3 or 4 – elective credit

Score 5 – GERM 203.  Consult with

department; may be used toward major.

Gen Ed Foreign Language (FL3)

Human Geography - 53

Score 3, 4 or 5 – GEOG 101

 

Social Sciences (N)

Italian Language and Culture - 62

Score 3 – ITAL 211

Score 4 or 5 – ITAL 215 

Consult with department if you plan to take additional courses

Gen Ed Foreign Language (FL3)

Japanese Language and Culture - 64

Score 3, 4 or 5 – elective credit

Gen Ed Foreign Language (FL3)

Latin - 60

Score 3 – elective credit.

Score 4 or 5 – LAT 203.

Consult with Classical and New Eastern Studies Department to determine whether this may count toward the major.

Humanities (H)

Gen Ed Foreign Language (FL3)

Macroeconomics - 35

Score 3, 4 or 5 – ECON 162

Social Science (N)

 

Microeconomics - 34

Score 3, 4 or 5 – ECON 160

Social Science (N)

 

Music Theory - 75

Score 3, 4 or 5 – elective credit

Aesthetics (A)

 

Physics 1: Algebra-based - 83

Score 3 or 4 – elective credit

Score 5 – PHYS 121

Score 5 – Laboratory Science (L)

Physics 2: Algebra-based - 84

Score 3 or 4 – elective credit

Score 5 – PHYS 122

Score 5 – Laboratory Science (L)

Physics B

(Discontinued May 2014)

Score 3 or 4 – elective credit

Score 5 – PHYS 121 and 122 (eight credits)

Score 5 – Laboratory Science (L)

Physics C

Mechanics – 80

Electricity & Magnetism - 82

Score 3 or 4 – elective credit

Score 5 (Mechanics) – PHYS 131

Score 5 (Electricity & Magnetism) - PHYS 132

Score 5 – Laboratory Science (L)

Psychology - 85

Score 3, 4 or 5 – PSYC 111

 

Spanish Language and Culture - 87

Score 3 – SPAN 211

Score 4 or 5 – SPAN 215. 

May be used toward major; consult with department regarding placement if you plan to take additional courses.

Gen Ed Foreign Language (FL3)

Spanish Literature and Culture - 89

Score 3 – SPAN 250

Score 4 or 5 – SPAN 251

Humanities (H)

Gen Ed Foreign Language (FL3)

Statistics - 90

Score 3, 4 or 5 – MATH 147A

Mathematics/

Reasoning (M)

Studio Art: 2-D Design - 15

Score 3,4 or 5 – elective credit

Aesthetics (A)

 

Studio Art: 3-D Design - 16

Score 3, 4, or 5 – elective credit

 

Aesthetics (A)

Studio Art: Drawing - 14

Score 3, 4 or 5 – elective credit

Aesthetics (A)

 

United States Government and Politics - 57

Score 3, 4 or 5 – PLSC 111

Social Science (N)

United States History - 07

Score 3, 4 or 5 – elective credit

Social Science (N)

 

World History - 93

Score 3, 4 or 5 – elective credit

Social Science (N)

 

 

Note: Similar performance on other tests such as those of the International Baccalaureate are also allowed to meet these requirements.  

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