Academic Policies Handbook

Advanced Placement Credit and Scores

Advanced Placement Policies

 ADVANCED PLACEMENT        TEST TITLE

 EQUIVALENT UNK COURSE 

MINIMUM SCORE 

CREDIT HOURS

Biology

Biology 103

3

 4

Biology

Biology 103 + Department recommended precise course equivalents

4, 5

 8

Chemistry

Chemistry 145

3

4

Chemistry

Chemistry 160 & 160L

4, 5

4

Computer Science

Computer Science 130 & 150

4, 5

7

English Language & Composition

English 101

3

 3

English Literature & Composition

English 101

3

3

European History

History 210

3, 4

 3

European History

History 210 & 211

5

 6

French Language & Culture

French 200 & 201

3

6

French Language & Culture

Department recommended precise course

4, 5

 6+

German Language & Culture

German 200 & 201

3

6

German Language & Culture

Department recommended precise course

4, 5

6+

Macroeconomics

Economics 270

3

3

Microeconomics

Economics 271

3

3

Math (2 separate exams)
    Calculus AB
    Calculus BC
    Calculus BC


Math 115
Math 115
Math 115 & Math 202


3, 4, 5
3
4, 5 

 
5
5
10

Music Theory

Department recommended precise course

3, 4, 5

3-6

Physics (3 separate exams)
    Physics B
    Physics B
    Physics C:  Mechanics    
    Physics C:  Electricity and Magnetism


Phys 205 & 205L
Phys 205, 205L, 206, 206L
Phys 275, 275L
Phys 276, 276L


3, 4
5
4, 5
4, 5


5
10
5
5

Psychology 

 Psychology 203

3

3

Spanish Language & Culture

 Spanish 200 & 201

3

6

Spanish Language & Culture

 Department recommended precise course

 4, 5

 6+

United States Government & Politics 

 Political Science 110

3

3

United States History

 History 250

 3, 4

 3

United States History

 History 250, 251

 5

6