AP Exam Credit

You can earn college credit by taking Advanced Placement classes in high school. See the chart below for details.

AP Exam
Score
Units Granted
CLU Equivalent
Art - Studio Drawing 3,4, 5 3 Art elective
Art - Studio General 4, 5 3 Art 160
Art - History 3,4,5
3
Art 111
Biology 3
4
5
0
4
6
Exempt from one Natural Science requirement
Bio 111 or 121
Bio 120, 121
Chemistry 3
4
5
0
4
8
Exempt from one Natural Science requirement
Chem 151*
Chem 151, 152**
Computer Science A4, 5
AB 3
AB 4,5
4
4
4
CompSci 110
CompSci 110
CompSci 210
Economic - Micro 4
3
Econ 200
Economic - Macro 4,5 3 Econ 201

Lang & Comp

Lit & Comp

3
4,5
3
4
5
0
3
0
3
4
Eng 101
Eng 111
Eng 101
Lit. Perspective
Lit. Perspective
Environmental Science 4,5 4 Geology 152, 152L
Foreign Languages:      

French

3
4,5

0
4

Exempt from French 101
French 101

Spanish

3
4,5

0
4

Exempt from Spanish 101
Spanish 101

German

3
4
5

0
4
8

Exempt from Foreign Language Requirement
Exempt from Foreign Language Requirement and credit in 201
201,202

Other Lang

3
4,5

0
4

Exempt from 1st semester
1st Semester Language

Government and Politics 4, 5 4 PoliSci 201 or 222 (major)
History - American 4
5
0
3
Exempt from History Perspective
Hist 121 or 122
History - European 4
5
0
3
Exempt from History Perspective
Hist 102
Latin 4, 5 4 Exempt from Foreign Language requirement
Math - any test 3 0 Exempt from Math proficiency
Math - Calculus AB 4, 5 4 Math 251
Math - Calculus BC 4, 5 8 Math 251, 252
Math - Statistics 4, 5 4 Elective credit only, does not satisfy Math proficiency
Music - Listening & Lit 4, 5 3 Music 101
Physics B (non-calc) 4, 5 8 Physics 101, 102
Physics C (mechanics) 4, 5 4 Physics 211
Physics C (E & M) 4, 5 4 Physics 212
Psychology 3

4, 5
0

4
Exempt from Psych 200
Psych 200
AP Exam
Score
Units Granted
CLU Equivalent

*Additional unit for 151L awarded upon review of laboratory record.
**Additional unit each for 151L, 152L awarded upon review of laboratory record

International Baccalaureate Policy

CLU recognizes the quality of the International Baccalaureate program and awards up to four semester hours of credits for each Higher Level exam score of 4 or higher. Subsidiary level exams will not be considered for credit.

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