Advanced Placement (AP) Credit

AP Examinations with UNC Asheville Equivalencies

                             **Effective Fall 2019**

AP Exam

Grade

Credit Hours

Course Waiver(s)

Art - Art History 3
4, 5
4
4
ARTH 174
ARTH 202
Art - Studio Art, 2-D Design 3
4, 5
4
4
ART 174
ART 122
Art - Studio Art, 3-D Design 3
4, 5
4
4
ART 174
ART 133
Art - Studio Art, Drawing 3
4, 5
4
4
ART 174
ART 144
Biology 3
4, 5
3
4
BIOL 125
BIOL 125, 126
Chemistry 3
4, 5
1
4
CHEM 111
CHEM 111, 132
Chinese 3
4, 5
4
4
ASIA 102
ASIA 201
Computer Science A 3, 4, 5 3 CSCI 201
Computer Science -Principles 3
4, 5
3
3
CSCI 107
CSCI 185
Economics - Macro 3, 4, 5 3 ECON 101
Economics - Micro 3, 4, 5 3 ECON 102
English - Lang & Comp 3
4, 5
4
4
LANG 174
LANG 120 (A)
English - Lit & Comp 3
4, 5
4
4
LANG 174
LANG 120 (A)
Environmental Science 3, 4, 5 3 ENVR 130
French  3, 4, 5 4 FREN 230 (B)

German

3
4, 5
4
8
GERM 210
GERM 210, 220
Government and Politics - Comparative 3, 4, 5 4 POLS 174
Government and Politics - United States 3, 4, 5 4 POLS 174
History - European 3, 4, 5 4 HIST 151, 152 (C)
History - United States 3, 4, 5 4 HIST 101, 102
History - World 3, 4, 5 4 HIST 151, 152 (C)
Human Geography 3, 4, 5 3 EDUC 130
Latin  3
4, 5
4
4
CLAS 102
CLAS 212
Math - Calculus AB 3, 4, 5 4 MATH 191
Math - Calculus BC 3
4, 5
4
8
MATH 191
MATH 191, 192
Math - Statistics 3, 4, 5 4 STAT 185
Music Theory 3
4, 5
3
4
MUSC 173
MUSC 130, 131
Physics - 1  3, 4, 5 4 PHYS 131
Physics - 2 3, 4, 5 4 PHYS 231
Physics - B 3
4, 5
4
8
PHYS 131
PHYS 131, 231
Physics - C (Mechanics) 3, 4, 5 4 PHYS 221
Physics - C (Electricity & Magnetism) 3
4, 5
4
8
PHYS 231
PHYS 221, 222
Psychology 3, 4, 5 4 PSYC 100
Spanish - Language 3
4, 5
4
8
SPAN 210
SPAN 210, 220 (B)
Spanish - Literature 3,
4, 5
4
8
SPAN 210
SPAN 210, 220 (B)

NOTES:
A. To receive credit for LANG 120, students must satisfy at least one of the following criteria. Note: a maximum of 4 hours credit will be awarded for the AP English exams.

  • Students with a score of 5 on one or both of the exams will receive 4 hours of credit for LANG 120.
  • Students with a score of 4 on both the Lang and Comp exam and the Lit & Comp exam will receive 4 hours of credit for LANG 120.

B. Students who score 5 on either exam should contact the department chair for placement.
C. Students will not receive credit for both European and World History AP tests.