Advanced Placement (AP)

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  Advanced Placement Table (Current)
 
Advanced Placement Exam Minimum Score Semester Credit Hours Course Equivalency Notes
Art History 3 3 ARTS 1303 1
4 6 ARTS 1303 and ARTS 1304
Biology 3 4 BIOL 1306/1106 2, 9
4 8 BIOL 1306/1106 and BIOL 1307/1107
Calculus AB 3 4 MATH 2413 3
Calculus BC 3 8 MATH 2413 and MATH 2414 3
Calculus BC scores < 3 with AB subscore of 3 3 4 MATH 2413 3
Chemistry 3 4 CHEM 1311/1111 2, 9
4 8 CHEM 1311/1111 and CHEM 1312/1112
Computer Science A 3 4 CSCI 1470  
Computer Science Principles 3 4 CSCI 1470  
English Language and Composition 3 3 ENGL 1301 6
4 6 ENGL 1301 and ENGL 1302
English Literature and Composition 3 3 LITR 2341 4
Environmental Science 3 4 ENSC 1301/1101 2, 9
Human Geography 3 3 GEOG 1303 5
Microeconomics 3 3 ECON 2302 5
Macroeconomics 3 3 ECON 2301 5
Physics 1 (Previously Physics B) 3 4 PHYS 1301/1101 2, 9
Physics 2 (Previously Physics B) 3 4 PHYS 1302/1102 2, 9
Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism 3 4 PHYS 2326/2126 2, 9
Physics C: Mechanics 3 4 PHYS 2325/2125 2
Psychology 3 3 PSYC 2301 5
Spanish Language 3 3 SPAN 1311  
4 6 SPAN 1311 and 1312
5 12 SPAN 1311, 1312, 2311 and 2312
Spanish Literature 3 12 SPAN 1311, 1312, 2311 and 2312  
Statistics 3 3 MATH 1342 3
Studio Art: 2-D Design Portfolio 3 3 ARTS 1311  
4 6 ARTS 1311 and ARTS elective or concentration credit
Studio Art: 3-D Design Portfolio 3 3 ARTS 3310  
4 6 ARTS 3310 and ARTS elective or concentration credit
Studio Art: Drawing 3 3 ARTS 1316  
United States Government and Politics 3 3 GOVT 2305 7
United States History 3 3 HIST 1301 8
4 6 HIST 1301 and HIST 1302
World History 3 3 HIST 2321  
4 6 HIST 2321 and HIST 2322

Notes

  1. Course may be used to satisfy the Creative Arts requirement of the core curriculum.
  2. Courses may be used to meet the Life and Physical Science core curriculum requirement.
  3. Course may be used to meet the Math core curriculum requirement.
  4. Course may be used to satisfy the Language, Philosophy and Culture core curriculum requirement.
  5. Courses may be used to satisfy the Social Behavioral Science core curriculum requirement.
  6. Course may be used to satisfy the Communications core requirement.
  7. Course partially satisfies the Government/Political Science requirement of the core curriculum.
  8. Courses may be used to satisfy the U.S. History core curriculum requirement.
  9. Courses may be used to partially satisfy Component Area Option core curriculum requirement.
  Advanced Placement Table (Prior to Fall 2016)
 
Advanced Placement Exam Minimum Score Semester Credit Hours Course Equivalency Notes
Art History 4 3 ARTS 1303 1
Biology 3 4 BIOL 1306/1106 2, 9
4 8 BIOL 1306/1106 and BIOL 1307/1107
Calculus AB 3 4 MATH 2413 3
Calculus BC 3 8 MATH 2413 and MATH 2414 3
Calculus BC scores < 3 with AB subscore of 3 3 4 MATH 2413 3
Chemistry 3 4 CHEM 1311/1111 2, 9
4 8 CHEM 1311/1111 and CHEM 1312/1112
Computer Science A 4 4 CSCI 1470  
Computer AB 4 4 CSCI 1470  
English Language and Composition 3 3 ENGL 1301 6
4 6 ENGL 1301 and ENGL 1302
English Literature and Composition 3 3 LITR 2341 4
Environmental Science 3 4 ENSC 1301/1101 2, 9
Human Geography 3 3 GEOG 1303 5
Microeconomics 3 3 ECON 2302 5
Macroeconomics 3 3 ECON 2301 5
Physic B 3 8 PHYS 1301/1101 and PHYS 1302/1102 2, 9
Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism 3 4 PHYS 2326/2126 2, 9
Physics C: Mechanics 3 4 PHYS 2325/2125 2, 9
Psychology 3 3 PSYC 2301 5
Spanish Language 3 3 SPAN 1311  
4 6 SPAN 1311 and 1312
5 12 SPAN 1311, 1312, 2311 and 2312
Spanish Literature 3 12 SPAN 1311, 1312, 2311 and 2312  
Statistics 3 3 MATH 1342  
Studio Art: 2-D Design Portfolio 4 6 ARTS 1311 and ARTS elective or concentration credit  
Studio Art: 3-D Design Portfolio 4 6 ARTS 3310 and ARTS elective or concentration credit  
Studio Art: Drawing 4 3 ARTS 1316  
United States Government and Politics 3 3 GOVT 2305 7
United States History 4 6 HIST 1301 and HIST 1302 8
World History 4 6 HIST 2321 and HIST 2322  

Notes

  1. Course may be used to satisfy the Creative Arts requirement of the core curriculum.
  2. Courses may be used to meet the Life and Physical Science core curriculum requirement.
  3. Course may be used to meet the Math core curriculum requirement.
  4. Course may be used to satisfy the Language, Philosophy and Culture core curriculum requirement.
  5. Courses may be used to satisfy the Social Behavioral Science core curriculum requirement.
  6. Course may be used to satisfy the Communications core requirement.
  7. Course partially satisfies the Government/Political Science requirement of the core curriculum.
  8. Courses may be used to satisfy the U.S. History core curriculum requirement.
  9. Courses may be used to partially satisfy Component Area Option core curriculum requirement.

 

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