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Advanced Placement & International Baccalaureate

Advanced Placement Courses

Have you taken any Advanced Placement courses? If so, you can earn college credit at Stevenson in multiple subjects. By earning credit for your AP courses, you will begin your college career at a level that matches your skills and preparation. Use the table below to find out whether your AP scores qualify for credit at Stevenson University.

AP ExamScoreCredits AwardedCourse Equivalent
Art History3,4,53Art 105
Art Studio4,53Art 199 (Department Chair to review portfolio)
Biology4,54BIO 199 (Biological Lab Science)
Chemistry4,54CHEM 115
Calculus AB


4MATH 220
Calculus BC44MATH 220
 58MATH 220 and MATH 221
Computer Science4,53IS 199 (IS Elective)
Macroeconomics4,53EC 201
Microeconomics4,53EC 202
Environmental Science4,54PHSCI 199 (Physical Science Lab Science)
English Literature & Composition4,53ENG 152
English Language & Composition4,53ENG 151
Foreign Language43First semester requirement fulfilled
 56Foreign Language requirement fulfilled
Geography3,4,53GEO 112
Government & Politics - United States3,4,53POSCI 102
Government & Politics - Comparative3,4,53POSCI 199 (Political Science Elective, fulfills social science elective or core elective)
History - United States43HIST 205 or HIST 206
 56HIST 205 and HIST 206
History - European43HIST 199-01 (History Elective)
 56HIST 199 and HIST 199-02 (Electives)
History - World43HIST 105 or HIST 106
 56HIST 105 and HIST 106
Music3,4,53MUS 199 (Fulfills Fine Art requirement)
Physics B4,54PHYS 199 (Algebra-based Physics)
Physics C4,54PHYS 215
Psychology4,53PSY 101
Statistics4,53MATH 110

International Baccalaureate Courses

Stevenson University recognizes the IB Diploma Programme and will grant credit for scores of 5 or higher in the "Higher Level" courses only. Credit for "Higher Level" scores of 4 will be taken into consideration, but not automatically granted credit. No credit is given for courses taken at the subsidiary level or for courses that duplicate others taken for Advanced Placement credit. For questions about IB credit, contact the Registrar's Office.

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