Advanced Placement

Examination Source

Examination Title

Course Equivalents

Score Required

Number of Credits

AP

Art
Drawing
General


ARTH 110
LL Elective


4, 5
4, 5


3
3

AP

Art History

ARTH 100

3, 4, 5

3

AP

Biology

BSCI 105 + LL Elective
BSCI 105 and 106

4
5

8
8

AP

Chemistry

CHEM 131/132
CHEM 131/132 and 271

4
6

4
6

AP

Computer Sciences
JAVA (2004+) A
JAVA (2004+) AB
C++ (pre-2004) A
C++ (pre-2004) AB


LL Elective
LL Elective
LL Elective
LL Elective
LL Elective


3
4
4,5
4
5


4
4
4
4
6

AP

Economics
Macroeconomics
Microeconomics


ECON 201
ECON 105
ECON 200


4,5
3
4,5


3
3
3

AP

English
Literature and Comp.

Language and Comp.


LL Elective
LL Elective and ENGL 240
LL Elective
ENGL 101


3
4, 5
3
4, 5


3
6
3
3

AP

Environmental Science

LL Elective

4, 5

3

AP

French
Language


Literature


FREN 203
FREN 204 and 211
FREN 204
FREN 204 and FREN 250


 

4
6
4
6


 

4
6
3
6

AP

Geography, Human

GEOG 202

4, 5

3

AP

German

GERM 203
GERM 203 and 204

4
7

4
7

AP

Government and Politics
United States
Comparative


GVPT 170
GVPT 280


3, 4, 5
3, 4, 5


3
3

AP

History
United States

European

World


HIST 156 or 157
HIST 156 and 157
HIST 112 or 113
HIST 112 and 113
HIST 219


4
5
4
5
4,5


3
6
3
6
3

AP

Japanese

JAPN 116TR

3, 4, 5

6

AP

Latin
Vergil
Catullus and Cicero
Catullus and Horace
Catullus and Ovid


LATN 201
LATN 201
LATN 201
LATN 201


4, 5
4, 5
4, 5
4, 5


4
4
4
4

AP

Mathematics
Calculus AB
Calculus BC
Calculus BC w/AB subscore


MATH 140
MATH 140 and 141
MATH 140


4, 5
4, 5
4, 5


4
8
4

 AP

Music
Listening and Literature
Theory


MUSC 140
MUSC 150


3, 4, 5
4, 5


3
3

AP

Physics
Physics B
Physics C Mechanics
Elect. and Magnet


PHYS 121 and 122
PHYS 141 or 161 or 171
PHYS 142 or PHYS 260/1
PHYS 142 or PHYS 260/1 or PHYS 272


4,5
4, 5
4
5


8
4
4
4

AP

Psychology

PSYC 100

4, 5

3

AP

Spanish
Language

Literature


SPAN 203
SPAN 204 and 207
SPAN 221
SPAN 207 and 221 (en­roll in 300 level)


4
5
4
5


4
6
3
6

AP

Statistics

STAT 200

4,5

3

 

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