UW Colleges Acceptance of AP Exams

Arts

Examination Score of 3 Score of 4 Score of 5
History of Art 2 credits Art Elective 2 credits Art Elective 2 credits Art Elective
Music Theory 5 credits Music 171 and 181 10 credits Music 171, 172, 181, and 182 10 credits Music 171, 172, 181, and 182
Studio Art: Drawing Portofio 3 credits Art Elective 1 3 credits Art Elective 1 3 credits Art Elective 1
Studio Art: 2D Design 3 credits Art Elective 3 credits Art Elective 3 credits Art Elective
Studio Art: 3D Design 3 credits Art Elective 3 credits Art Elective 3 credits Art Elective

English

Examination Score of 3 Score of 4 Score of 5
English Language & Composition 3 credits English 101 3 credits English 101 3 credits English 101
English Literature & Composition 3 credits English 250 3 credits English 250 3 credits English 250

Sciences

Examination Score of 3 Score of 4 Score of 5
Biology 3 credits Biology Elective 2 5 credits Biology 101 5 credits Biology 101
Chemistry 3 credits Chemistry Elective 5 credits Chemistry 145 3 5 credits Chemistry 145
Environmental Science 3 credits Biology Elective 4 3 credits Biology Elective 4 3 credits Biology Elective 4
Physics B 3 credits Physics Elective 8 credits Physics 141 and 142 8 credits Physics 141 and 142
Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism 3 credits Physics Elective 5 credits Physics 202 5 credits Physics 202
Physics C: Mechanics 3 credits Physics Elective 5 credits Physics 201 5 credits Physics 201

Mathematics

Examination Score of 2 Score of 3 Score of 4 Score of 5
Calculus AB No credit given 5 credits Mathematics 221 5 credits Mathematics 221 5 credits Mathematics 221
Calculus BC 5 credits Mathematics 221 10 credits Mathematics 221 & 222 10 credits Mathematics 221 & 222 10 credits Mathematics 221 & 222
Statistics No credit given 3 credits Mathematics 117 3 credits Mathematics 117 3 credits Mathematics 117

Computer Science

Examination Score of 3 Score of 4 Score of 5
Computer Science A 4 credits Computer Science Elective 4 credits Computer Science 245 4 credits Computer Science 245

History & Social Science

Examination Score of 3 Score of 4 Score of 5
Comparative Government & Politics 3 credits Political Science Elective 6 3 credits Political Science Elective 6 3 credits Political Science Elective 6
European History 3 credits History Elective 6 credits History 119 & 120 6 credits History 119 & 120
Human Geography 3 credits Geography 101 3 credits Geography 101 3 credits Geography 101
Introductory Psychology 3 credits Psychology Elective 6 3 credits Psychology 202 3 credits Psychology 202
Macroeconomics 3 credits Economics 3 credits Economics 203 3 credits Economics 203
Microeconomics 3 credits Economics Elective 3 credits Economics Elective 204 3 credits Economics Elective 204
United States Government & Politics 3 credits Political Science Elective 6 3 credits Political Science 104 3 credits Political Science 104
United States History 3 credits History Elective 6 credits History 101 & 102 6 credits History 101 & 102
World History 3 credits History Elective 6 credits History 161 & 162 6 credits History 161 & 162

World Languages & Cultures

Examination Score of 3 Score of 4 Score of 5
Chinese Language & Culture 4 credits Chinese 101 8 credits Chinese 101 & 105 12 credits Chinese 101, 105, & 201
French Language 4 credits French 101 8 credits French 101 & 105 12 credits French 101, 105, & 201
French Literature 3 credits French Elective 5 3 credits French 221 5 3 credits French 221 5
German Language  4 credits German 101 8 credits German 101 & 105 12 credits German 101, 105, & 201
Italian Language & Culture 4 credits Italian 103 & 104 4 credits Italian 103 & 104 6 credits Italian 103, 104 & 2 General Elective Credits
Japanese Language & Culture 3 credits General Elective 3 credits General Elective 3 credits General Elective
Spanish Language 4 credits Spanish 101 8 credits Spanish 101 & 105 12 credits Spanish 101, 105, & 201
Spanish Literature 3 credits Spanish Elective 5 3 credits Spanish 221 5 3 credits Spanish 221 5

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1 May also submit portfolios to establish credit in studio-type courses.

2 Will count toward associate degree natural science requirement.

3 Students must demonstrate proficiency in lab skills by presenting lab work for review.

4 Will count toward associate degree natural science requirement.

5 Contact Foreign Language Dept. for more information.

6 Will count toward associate degree social science requirement.

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