Undergraduate Admissions

Advanced Placement Credit

Examination AP Score Policy
American History 1, 2, 3No credit
4, 5 6 units, HIST 145-146
Art History All No credit
Art Studio: Drawing 1, 2, 3No credit
4, 5 3 units, ART 106
Art Studio: General 1, 2, 3No credit
4, 5 3 units, ART 10T
Biology 1, 2 No credit
34 units, BIOL 120
4, 58 units, BIOL 201-202
Calculus AB 1, 2 No credit
34 units, MATH 119 or 4 units, MATH 273 upon completion of MATH 274 with a grade equivalent of 2.00 or higher.*†
4, 54 units, MATH 273
Calculus BC 1, 2 No credit
34 units, MATH 273 and an additional 4 units, MATH 274 upon completion of MATH 275 with a grade equivalent of 2.00 or higher.*†
4, 58 units, MATH 273-274
Chemistry 1, 2 No credit
34 units, CHEM 121
4 4 units, CHEM 131
5 8 units, CHEM 131-132
Computer Science AB 1, 2 No credit
3Exempt from COSC 175 (or COSC 165), placement into COSC 236
4, 5Exempt from COSC 175 and COSC 236, placement into COSC 237. Upon completion of COSC 237 with a grade equivalent of 2.00 or higher, 8 units will be awarded for COSC 175 and COSC 236.*
Computer Science A1, 2, 3No credit
4,54 units, COSC 236
English Lit. Comp or English Lang. Comp 1, 2, 3No credit
4,53 units, ENGL 102
Environmental Science 1, 2, 3No credit
4,53 units, BIOL 105
European History 1, 2, 3No credit
4,56 units, HIST 102-103
French Language 1, 2No credit
33 units, FREN 201
4,56 units, FREN 202-301
French Literature All No credit
German Language 1, 2No credit
33 units, GERM 201
4,56 units, GERM 202-301
German Literature All No credit
Human Geography 1, 2No credit
3,4,53 units, GEOG 109
Italian Language and Culture 1, 2No credit
33 units, ITAL 201
4,56 units, ITAL 202-301
Latin: Vergil All No credit
Latin: Cat-Horace All No credit
Macroeconomics 1, 2No credit
3,4,53 units, ECON 202
Microeconomics 1, 2No credit
3,4,53 units, ECON 201
Music Listening 1,2 No credit
     Non-Majors 3,4,5 3 units, MUSC 101
     Majors 3,4 3 units, MUSC 101
     Majors 5 3 units, MUSC 102
Music Theory 1, 2No credit
3,4,53 units, MUSC 105
Physics B 1, 2No credit
3,4,58 units, PHYS 211-212
Physics C Mechanics 1, 2No credit
3,4,54 units, PHYS 241
Physics C Elec/Magnetism 1, 2No credit
3,4,54 units, PHYS 242
Psychology 1, 2No credit
3,4,5 3 units, PSYC 101
Spanish Language 1, 2No credit
33 units, SPAN 201
4,56 units, SPAN 202-301
Spanish Literature All No credit
Statistics 1, 2No credit
3,4,53 units, MATH 231
United States Government and Politics 1, 2No credit
3,4,5 Upon completion of an upper level POSC course with a grade equivalent of 2.00 or higher, 3 units will be awarded for POSC 103.*
World History 1, 2, 3No credit
4,56 units, HIST 160-161

* It is the responsibility of the student to notify the Admissions Office when the next higher level course is completed to receive credit.

† Elementary and Early Childhood Education majors should consult the policy on AP in the Department of Mathematics.

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Office Location

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University Codes

SAT: 5404
ACT: 1718
FAFSA: 002099