UW-River Falls Acceptance of AP Exams

Arts

Examination Score of 3 Score of 4 Score of 5
History of Art 3 credits Art 100 1 3 credits Art 100 1 3 credits Art 100 1
Music Theory 4 credits Music 130 4 credits Music 130 4 credits Music 130
Studio Art: Drawing Portfolio 3 credits Art 131 3 credits Art 131 3 credits Art 131
Studio Art: 2D Design 3 credits Art 121 3 credits Art 121 3 credits Art 121
Studio Art: 3D Design Art Elective 2 Art Elective 2 Art Elective 2

English

Examination Score of 3 Score of 4 Score of 5
English Language & Composition 3 credits English Elective 3 credits English 100 3 credits English 100
English Literature & Composition 3 credits English Elective 3 credits English 106 3 credits English 106

Sciences

Examination Score of 3 Score of 4 Score of 5
Biology 3 credits Biology 100 4 3 credits Biology 150 3 credits Biology 150
Chemistry 5 credits Chemistry 121 5 credits Chemistry 121 5 credits Chemistry 121
Environmental Science 3 credits Environmental Science and Management 105 3 credits Environmental Science and Management 105 3 credits Environmental Science and Management 105
Physics 1 5 credits Science Elective 5 credits Physics 121 5 credits Physics 121
Physics 2 5 credits Science Elective 5 credits Physics 122 5 credits Physics 122
Physics B 8 credits Science Elective 5 10 credits Physics 121 & 122 10 credits Physics 121 & 122
Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism 3 credits Science Elective 5 3 credits Physics 132 3 credits Physics 132
Physics C: Mechanics 3 credits Science Elective 5 3 credits Physics 131 3 credits Physics 131

Mathematics

Examination Score of 3 Score of 4 Score of 5
Calculus AB 4 credits Mathematics 166 4 credits Mathematics 166 4 credits Mathematics 166
Calculus BC 4 credits Mathematics 166 8 credits Mathematics 166 & 167 8 credits Mathematics 166 & 167
Statistics 3 credits General Elective 3 credits Mathematics 216 or 226 3 credits Mathematics 216 or 226

Computer Science

Examination Score of 3 Score of 4 Score of 5
Computer Science A 3 credits CSIS 161 3 credits CSIS 161 6 credits CSIS 161 & 162
Computer Science AB 6 credits CSIS 161 & 162 6 credits CSIS 161 & 162 9 credits CSIS 161, 162 & 237

History & Social Science

Examination Score of 3 Score of 4 Score of 5
Comparative Government & Politics 3 credits Political Science Elective 3 credits Political Science Elective 3 credits Political Science Elective
European History 3 credits History 101 or 102 3 3 credits History 101 or 102 3 3 credits History 101 or 102 3
Human Geography 3 credits Geography 120 3 credits Geography 120 3 credits Geography 120
Introductory Psychology 3 credits Psychology 101 3 credits Psychology 101 3 credits Psychology 101
Macroeconomics 3 credits Economics Elective 3 credits Economics 202 3 credits Economics 202
Microeconomics 3 credits Economics Elective 3 credits Economics 201 3 credits Economics 201
Psychology 3 credits PSYCH 101 3 credits PSYCH 101 3 credits PSYCH 101
United States Government & Politics 3 credits Political Science 114 3 credits Political Science 114 3 credits Political Science 114
United States History 3 credits History 100 3 3 credits History 100 3 3 credits History 100 3
World History 3 credits History Elective 3 credits History Elective 3 credits History Elective

World Languages & Cultures

Examination Score of 3 Score of 4 Score of 5
Chinese Language and Culture 4 credits Chinese 101 4 credits Chinese 102 7 credits Chinese 102 & 201
French Language 4 credits French 101 3-4 credits French 102 or 201 6 3 credits French 202 6
French Literature 3 credits General Elective 3 credits General Elective 3 credits French 353
German Language 4 credits German 101 3-4 credits German 102 or 201 6 4 credits German 202 6
Italian Language and Culture 3 credits Humanities Elective 3 credits Humanities Elective 3 credits Humanities Elective
Japanese Language and Culture 4 credits Japanese 101 4 credits Japanese 102 7 credits Japanese 102 & 201
Latin Literature 3 credits Humanities Elective 3 credits Humanities Elective 3 credits Humanities Elective
Latin: Vergil 3 credits Humanities Elective 3 credits Humanities Elective 3 credits Humanities Elective
Spanish Language 4 credits Spanish 101 3-4 credits Spanish 102 or 201 6 3 credits Spanish 202 6
Spanish Literature 3 credits General Elective 3 credits General Elective 3 credits Spanish Literature Elective

AP Capstone

Examination Score of 3 Score of 4 Score of 5
AP Seminar 3 credits of free electives 3 credits of free electives 3 credits of free electives
Research 3 credits of free electives 3 credits of free electives 3 credits of free electives

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1 Art history elective if majoring or minoring in Art.

2 Portfolio reviewed by Art Department to determine appropriate studio area.

3 Contact department for more information.

4 Biology elective if majoring/minoring in Biology, Biotechnology, Pre-Med, or Pre-Vet.

5 Not applicable to physics major or minor.

6 Placement depends on both AP scores and grades in high school; contact Foreign Language Department for more information.

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