AP Policy

AP exams must be taken in high school. ACU does not administer these tests.

Upon enrollment, all credit by examination earned is added to your transcript and a $50 recording fee for each course is added to your bill.

Test

Required Score

Equivalent ACU Course

Credit Hours

American History3

HIST 221

3
 4HIST 221, 2226
Art - History of Art3ART 221, 2226

Art - General Portfolio

5

ART 105* or ART 106*

3

Art - Drawing Portfolio

5

ART 111

3

Biology- Non science majors

3

BIOL 101

3

Biology- Science majors/Pre-med

4

BIOL 112, 114

4

 

5

BIOL 112, 113, 114, 115

8

Calculus AB or AB Subgrade

3

MATH 185

3

Calculus BC

4

MATH 185, 186

6

Chemistry - Non-science majors

3

CHEM 111,113

4

Chemistry -
Science majors/Pre-med

4

CHEM 131,133

4

 

5

CHEM 131,132,133,134

8
Chinese Language3TFOR 111, 1126
 4TFOR 111, 112, 221, 22212

Computer Science A

3

CS 115

3

Economics - Macroeconomics

3

ECON 260

3

Economics - Microeconomics

3

ECON 261

3

English Language/Composition 

3

ENGL 111

3

English Literature/Composition 

3

ENGL 111

3
 4ENGL 111, 1126

Environmental Science

3

AENV 130

3

European History

3

HIST 117

3
 4HIST 117, 1186

French Language

3

FREN 111, 112

6

 

4

FREN 111, 112, 221, 222

12

French Literature

3

FREN 111, 112, 221, 222, 3T-1**

15

 

4

FREN 111, 112, 221, 222, 3T-1, 3T-2**

18

German Language

3

GER 111, 112

6

 

4

GER 111, 112, 221, 222

12

Government-Politics - American

3

POLS 225

3

Human Geography

3

GEOG 235

3

Japanese Language

3

FLJA 111, 112

6
 4

FLJA 111, 112, 221, 222

12

Latin - Vergil

3

FLLA 111,112

6

 

4

FLLA 111, 112, 221, 222

12

Latin Literature

3

FLLA 111, 112

6

 

4

FLLA 111, 112, 221, 222

12
Music Theory3MUST 1202
 5MUST 1313
Physics 13PHYS 110, 1114
Physics 23PHYS 112, 1134

Physics C - Mechanics

3

PHYS 220, 221

4

Physics C - Electricity and Magnetism

3

PHYS 222, 223

4

Psychology

3

PSYC 120

3

Spanish Language

3

SPAN 111,112

6

 

4

SPAN 111, 112, 221, 222

12

Spanish Literature

3

SPAN 111, 112, 221, 222, 3T-1**

15

 

4

SPAN 111, 112, 221, 222, 3T-1, 3T-2**

18

Statistics

3MATH 1233

World History

3

HIST 131

3

 

5

HIST 131, 117

6

* Selection of either ART 105 or 106 will be determined by 2-D or 3-D portfolio concentration.

**300-level credit (3T-1 and 3T-2) will be granted after the student meets with appropriate faculty from the Language & Literature Department to determine which ACU course(s) best fit the student's specific experience.