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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. These scores are effective for the entering class of fall 2020.

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.

AP ExamCreditsMinimum Score RequiredEquivalent SU Course
Art History3,4,53ART 106
Studio Art: Drawing3,4,53ART 116
Studio Art: 2 D Design4,53ART 113 or ART 250
Studio Art: 3 D Design3,4,53ART 113
Music Theory3,4,53Fulfills Fine Arts Requirement
English Language & Composition4,53ENG 151
English Literature & Composition4,53ENG 152
Geography3,4,53GEO 112
Government & Politics-US3,4,53POSCI 102
Government & Politics-Comparative3,4,53POSCI 199
Macroeconomics3,4,53EC 201
Microeconomics3,4,53EC 202
AP European History3,43HIST 211
AP European History56History Elective
History - US3,43HIST 109 or HIST 110
History - US56HIST 109 and HIST 110
History - World3,43HIST 105 or HIST-106
History - World56HIST 105 and HIST 106
Psychology3,4,53PSY 101
Calculus AB34MATH 147
Calculus AB4,54MATH 220
Calculus BC34MATH 220
Calculus BC4,58MATH 220 and MATH 221
Computer Science - A4,53IS Elective
Computer Science Principles3,4,53IS Elective
Statistics3,4,54MATH 136
Biology34BIO 104
Biology4,58BIO 113, BIO 113L, BIO 115 and BIO 115L
Chemistry4,58CHEM 115/115L and CHEM 116/116L
Environmental Science33ENV 150
Environmental Science4,53ENV 275
AP Physics 1:  Algebra Based4,54PHYS 210
AP Physics 2:  Algebra Based4,54PHYS 211
AP Physics C:  Mechanics4,54PHYS 215
AP Physics C: Electricity & Magnetism4,54PHYS 216
Chinese, German, Italian, Japanese, or Latin Language and Culture33FL 102
Chinese, German, Italian, Japanese, or Latin Language and Culture43FL 201
Chinese, German, Italian, Japanese, or Latin Language and Culture56FL 201 and FL 202
French Language and Culture33FR 102
French Language and Culture43FR 201
French Language and Culture56FR 201 and FR 202
Spanish Language and Culture33SPN 102
Spanish Language and Culture43SPN 201
Spanish Language and Culture56SPN 201 and SPN 202

*AP course and credit awards under departmental review for SU course equivalency.

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